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Where in the World is Dr. B?

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I enjoyed participating in the editorial published in the Grand Rapids Press outlining the Sunshine Act.  In addition to this piece, I am completing an editorial for our national plastic surgery journals. I believe transparency concerning all physician compensation by industry is very important.  It can expose potential conflicts of interest for physicians that may unduly […]

Bounce Back from Breast Augmentation Surgery Quick with Fast-Trak Recovery Program

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Recovery time is one of the biggest factors people consider when it comes to Breast Augmentation surgery. Nobody wants to feel completely out of commission for days on end post-procedure. If you have been considering a Breast Augmentation but have been turned off by the thought of a long recovery, hold tight and learn more […]

It’s OK to Spend Money on You every Now and Then

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It is common to often feel a pang of guilt at the thought of splurging on yourself once in a while. When it comes to cosmetic surgery, mothers can find themselves feeling especially remorseful or sometimes even selfish. At the Bengtson Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery, we want you to understand that it’s OK […]

5 Things to Ask Your Doctor Before a Breast Enhancement

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Deciding to undergo a cosmetic procedure is a major decision requiring research. The good news is since it’s an elective procedure, you have lots of time to make sure you are not only getting the right procedure for you, but have the right doctor performing the operation. We all do something in our lives according […]

What you should know about the “Gummy Bear” Implant

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Chances are you’ve probably heard of breast implants, they have been around for decades. The real question is: have you ever heard of Gummy Bear implants? Also known as the Natrelle 410 implants, the Gummy Bear implant is an alternative to round implants that are truer to the shape of a woman’s breast. It is […]

Silicone Breast Implants Make a Comeback

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Silicone breast implants have made a big comeback in cosmetic procedures, a little more than six years after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration lifted its ban on most use of the devices. In 2012, 72% of the 330,631 breast-augmentation procedures in the U.S. used silicone implants, while 28% used saline, or sterile salt water. […]

Men, is cosmetic surgery right for you?

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According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, since 1997, the amount of cosmetic surgery for men increased by 106 percent. This isn’t much of a surprise to us, as 20 percent of Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Bengtson’s patients are men. With the rise in amount of men starting to invest in cosmetic procedures, […]

Dr. B on Take Five and Company

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Dr. Bengtson visited the set of Take Five and Company to discuss the most popular procedures for men.  Appearance is important to many men, whether your goals are to refine nature, to prevent again, or restore an aging appearance to one that is a younger, natural-looking version of you.  To  learn more about what the Bengtson […]

The Top Reasons Dr. Brad Bengtson Stands Apart (part 2)

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You’ve read Part One, and now it’s time to continue the trek of how The Bengtson Center and Dr. B stand apart from other cosmetic surgery centers and Plastic Surgeons, with Part Two, covering reasons six through twelve.   6. Concierge Services At the Bengtson Center, you’ll find a dedicated team to give you an […]

Dr. B on TV!

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Watch Dr. Bengtson along with Take Five and Company discuss the Top Reasons Dr. Bengtson stands apart when it comes to Breast Augmentation. West Michigan’s only Vectra 3D imaging and Simulation that helps patients choose the best implant size, shape and profile for their breast and body and deliver the results consistently. A 3-D image […]