More Patients Exploring Breast Augmentation, Reports LI Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Charlotte Rhee

Long Island plastic surgeon, Dr. Charlotte Rhee, explains why more and more patients are turning to breast augmentation.

Online PR News – 05-June-2013 – 6/3/2013, Huntington Station, NY – Huntington Station, NY In the image-based society we live in, it's natural for one's looks to be a major factor in their self-esteem and confidence. For patients unhappy with the size or shape of their breasts, breast augmentation offers an effective solution, and Long Island plastic surgeon Dr. Charlotte Rhee was on hand to discuss the growing number of people turning to this procedure.

"As one of the most common plastic surgery procedures, breast augmentation is a popular way for women to improve their appearance and subsequently, their confidence," Dr. Rhee explains. "More and more women are exploring this procedure as a way to feel better about they way they look."

Explaining the breast augmentation procedure in greater detail, Dr. Rhee offers, "Patients must initially decide between saline and silicone gel implants, as each offers their own unique advantages. Once the surgery begins, the implant is inserted either under the breast, through the armpit, or around the nipple. Following the procedure, patients can expect to see larger and fuller breasts."

"The patient-side benefits of breast augmentation are numerous," explains Dr. Rhee. "Patients with under-developed, small, or asymmetrical breasts can all benefit from the addition of breast implants. Not only can breast augmentation increase breast size, but it can enhance breast symmetry and add balance to a woman's figure."

Commenting on how people can find out more information about breast augmentation, Dr. Rhee concluded with this: "For those who are looking to take the first step and learn more about their breast augmentation options, we encourage patients to contact us today. Our experience coupled with our commitment to provide the utmost in patient care ensures that we are the right choice for this procedure."

Dr. Rhee offers breast augmentation consultations in Huntington Station. Those interested can reach her directly at 631-424-6707 or

About Dr. Rhee

Dr. Charlotte Rhee is a highly respected Long Island plastic surgeon. Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Rhee is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Practicing in her state-of-the-art facility in Huntington Station, Dr. Rhee is also an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Rhee earned her medical degree from Marshall University School of Medicine in West Virginia. Completing her General Surgery Residency at Providence Hospital in Southfield, Michigan, Dr. Rhee then received formal training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. As chief-resident, she ran the cosmetic and reconstructive surgery clinic in the Bronx Municipal Hospital Center.

Dr. Rhee's office can be reached at 631-424-6707 or