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Awake for Implants? Not a Safe Bet

A recent article in the New York Times delves into a modern cosmetic surgery technique that is somewhat controversial, and at times dangerous. The latest trend in cosmetic surgery allows patients to be awake, though highly sedated, during their procedure. In some cases, doctors will even prop patients up to approve the size of the breast implants mid-surgery. The article discusses how select doctors throughout the country are opting to use local anesthesia in conjunction with sedation as opposed to … Continue reading

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