The most informative Internet resource on breast implant surgery

Purpose offers objective and medically grounded information – from the two leading plastic surgery societies – on breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reconstruction and saline and silicone implants, including updates and comparative information on new devices and procedures.

Benefits gives women a reliable resource as they investigate the vast, often confusing and sometimes inaccurate information available online about breast implants and other breast surgery. Women can access current scientific information so they are empowered to make the best decision regarding breast surgery.


The site contains a Photo Gallery as well as detailed descriptions of the safety, risks, benefits and costs of all of the major breast reconstruction and augmentation options. It includes features like – Find a Surgeon; Ask a Surgeon; a Woman to Woman forum, where women can submit testimonials about their experiences; and tips on selecting and consulting a plastic surgeon. The site is updated on a regular basis to include the latest research and advances in breast augmentation and reconstruction.


The website is Information is available both for women seeking breast surgery for the first time and for those with existing implants that may need revision or replacement.

About ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons in the world. With 6,000 members, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 90 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the Society represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.