Dr. Nina Naidu, a board certified plastic surgeon who has a plastic surgery practice in Manhattan, NY specializing in breast augmentation and congenital breast deformities joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel.
- What is a Breast Augmentation and what does this procedure entail?
- How does a patient determine what implants to get, as far as the size and shape of implants?
- What are some reasons why patients would get a breast augmentation?
- What is the recovery process and how long do the results last?
- What are some myths about breast augmentation and why are they myths?
Dr. Naidu is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. Her practice focuses on aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body, with a special emphasis on breast augmentation and congenital breast deformities. Her reconstructive practice focuses on skin cancer excision and reconstruction. In 2008, Dr. Naidu launched her own skin care line, Anokha, a natural line formulated from botanicals and actives native to South Asia.
Dr. Naidu completed her undergraduate studies at The Johns Hopkins University and obtained her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College. After completing her general surgery and plastic surgery training at New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center, she performed an additional year of fellowship training at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Naidu is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She was recently elected to serve as Assistant National Secretary for the United States as part of her membership in the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. She is a reviewer for the international aesthetic journal, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and is an investigator in the Breast Implant Follow-up Studies (BIFS) trials. Dr. Naidu maintains privileges at several prominent New York hospitals including New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center; Manhattan Eye, Ear, Throat Hospital; Lenox Hill Hospital; and the Center for Specialty Care.