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Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.

Dina's Tummy Tuck

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After many years of thinking about it and struggling to hide scars from an operation, Dina, a 50-year-old mother of three, decided it was time for a tummy tuck. Learn about how she chose Indiana plastic surgeon Dr. Galante and all about her surgical process, "a pleasant experience" that put her back in a two-piece bathing suit for the first time in decades. Read the Story

Julie's Breast Augmentation

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Julie had thought about getting breast implants for a long time, but it wasn't until she had a stretch of bad health and bad fortune that she finally decided to give herself a confidence boost. Learn about how this plastic surgery patient found Dr. Galante and about her consultation process, just a couple of the many steps the mother of two has taken in "making the new me." Read the Story

Wanda's Brow Lift

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After decades of receiving compliments on her appearance, Wanda realized at age 62 that she was "officially old now." In this Real Patient Story, learn how Wanda gave her confidence a boost with a brow lift from Indiana plastic surgeon Dr. Galante and how her friends and co-workers reacted to a change they couldn't quite put their finger on. Read the Story

Diane's Breast Augmentation

Diane is a 40-year-old mother of 4 children and a nurse. "My decision to have a breast augmentation was 8 years in the making," she explains. In this Real Patient Story, an Indiana plastic surgery patient shares the decision-making process leading up to her procedure in July of 2006 and details her results & recovery process with Dr. Galante and staff. Read the Story

Mary's Breast Lift

Mary is a stay-at-home mom in her 30s. Once happy with her full, shapely breasts, she became disappointed that her breasts had lost their perkiness and sagged after the weight changes she experienced during pregnancy. In this Real Patient Story, she shares her experience with breast lift surgery with Dr. Galante. Read the Story

April's Breast Augmentation

In her 30s and the mom of young children, April is also a body builder and fitness model. Before having children, she was happy with her size 34B breasts. "After my second child, I barely filled an A cup," she recalls. "I basically had nothing left." In this Real Patient Story, read why April chose Dr. Galante for breast augmentation and how having the surgery restored her confidence. Read the Story

Louie's Facial Cosmetic Surgery

Is it crazy to want to look your best? Louie, a 30-year-old aspiring filmmaker, decided that facial liposuction was the procedure for him. In this Real Patient Story, learn how Louie chose Dr. Galante from the many Indiana plastic surgeons to perform his procedure. Find out what Louie's recovery from liposuction of the neck was really like. Read the Story

Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.

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  • Real Patient Stories

    Julie's Breast Augmentation

    Julie's Breast Augmentation

    "I'm proud of what I did. I've never felt so good about myself in my life. It may sound funny, but I'm complete now. I have my two kids, my husband, and I'm healthy."

    Read Julie's Story
  • Real Patient Stories

    Dina's Tummy Tuck

    Dina's Tummy Tuck

    "I was in and out in a few hours. It seems funny to say this, but overall it was honestly a pleasant experience."

    Read Dina's Story
  • A Commitment to Northwest Indiana

    Community involvement is very important to Dr. Galante and his staff. We regularly participate in local events and non-profit organizations like Breast Oasis. Learn about how we give back.

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Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.