“In making a decision to pursue breast augmentation, many factors are important. First you need to determine if your selected surgeon is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, which I am. Practice experience is also very important, and I’ve been in practice for 18 years. Safety should be first and in my practice it always is.

“Additionally, selecting an implant that is an appropriate size for your body decreases the chance that you’ll need revisionary or multiple additional surgeries down the road.

“Overall I think you need to find a surgeon that you communicate well with that’s open to questions.

“When it comes to cost, it’s probably not a good idea to seek out the lowest fee available. This is something you want to take very seriously and get the nicest result you possibly can at the first operation.”