Seattle Plastic Surgery Center

Japanese Fat Transfer Techniques for Breast Augmentation Aided by Stem Cells

CNN aired a news segment this week about the Japanese surgeon Kotaro Yoshimura and his innovative, but somewhat controversial breast augmentation method, which uses stem cells to successfully perform fat grafting during breast augmentation procedures. Yoshimura has received public notoriety for the technique and according to the news report, clinical trials are underway in the U.S.