New “Gummy Bear” Implants Approved

In February, the FDA approved Allergan’s Natrelle 410 form-stable, shaped breast implant for general cosmetic use. This implant, also known as the “Gummy Bear Implant,” is considered by many plastic surgeons to be superior due to its firm composition–it actually feels like a gummy bear. According to CBS News, plastic surgeons and patients have been […]

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Secrets to Breast Augmentation Success

If you’re thinking about having breast augmentation, the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure, it’s important to carefully consider everything from sizing and proportion to implant options to recovery and aftercare. Here are a few of the secrets to breast augmentation success: Proper sizing of your implants is a crucial step in achieving a successful outcome. […]

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Made in the USA

At Vinings Surgery Center, Dr. Colgrove proudly offers Mentor® MemoryGel® breast implants–the only silicone breast implants manufactured here  in the United States. Mentor®, which has manufactured breast implant devices for more than 20 years, makes both silicone gel and saline implants at its 145,000-square-foot facility outside of Dallas, Texas. Mentor® silicone implants are pre-filled with a […]

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Lunch-and-Learn Seminars

You’re invited to join Dr. Robert Colgrove and his staff at Vinings Surgery Center for the next lunch and informational seminars focusing on breast augmentation. The next seminars will be held: Wednesday, July 18, at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 15, at 12:30 p.m. During the seminars, Dr. Colgrove will offer in-depth information about the procedure […]

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Sharing Experiences

The competitive bodybuilders of House of Payne Personal Training are some truly incredible, motivated people! You can get to know four dynamic women who take part in this demanding pursuit and hear about their personal experiences with having breast augmentation with Dr. Colgrove at Vinings Surgery Center in this video. In this video, these four […]

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Saline vs. Silicone

Whether you got with saline or silicone breast implants is a matter of personal choice. But before you decide which is right for you, it’s important to make sure you understand the qualities and pros and cons of each. Saline implants are filled with saline, typically at the time of surgery. These tend to feel […]

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Questions Answered

Yesterday’s free lunch-and-learn seminar focusing on breast augmentation gave attendees the valuable opportunity to ask Dr. Colgrove and his staff questions about the most popular procedure at Vinings Surgery Center. During the seminar, Dr. Colgrove offered in-depth information about breast augmentation and specific types of implants. He explained the differences between silicone and saline implants, […]

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Specials on Botox® and More

For a limited time at Vinings Surgery Center, choose Natrelle® Silicone Breast Implants for your breast augmentation and get a free Botox® Cosmetic treatment or Latisse®.  (Offer good through October 2011.) We also now offer the ON-Q® PainBuster®, which provides local pain relief for up to 5 days after surgery so you can get back […]

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Welcome!

Welcome to the blog of plastic surgeon Robert A Colgrove, Jr., M.D. Located in Atlanta, Dr. Colgrove’s Vinings Surgery Center is an AAAASF Accredited Surgery Facility where plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, and reconstructive surgery is performed on an outpatient basis. We offer an environment uniquely qualified to provide a comfortable, yet professional atmosphere while you […]

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