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In Practice Since 1990

About Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS

Introduction
Having performed plastic surgery since 1990 and cosmetic and breast procedures exclusively since 1998, Dr. Sutton Graham has helped thousands of patients achieve their dreams for a more youthful facial appearance, shapelier breasts, and a smoother, firmer body. His distinguished background, surgical talent, and caring demeanor make him an excellent choice for patients in the Spartanburg, Greenville, and Asheville areas who are searching for a surgeon they can trust.

Aesthetic Center Greenville provided comprehensive services for the face, breast and body; surgical, non-surgical, injectable, laser & energy based treatments. We have 4 experienced injectors, 2 estheticians, laser specialist, multiple lasers / Coolsculpting / Cooltone / Endermology and a nationally accredited in-house surgical suite.

Professional Background

Dr. Graham has completed extensive post-graduate training in plastic surgery and has undergone a two-year certification process with the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the only unlimited plastic surgery certification officially sanctioned by the American Board of Medical Specialties. He has active staff privileges and surgical credentials at both major hospitals (Prisma / Greenville Hospital System and Bon Secours St. Francis). He currently serves patients at his independent, nationally accredited surgical facilities, where advanced procedures and treatments are performed in a relaxed, private setting.

Education & Training

Baylor University, BS, Cum Laude
University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, MD
Surgery Residency, Greenville Hospital System
Plastic Surgery Residency, University of Louisville

Locations

Practice, Sutton L. Graham II, MD, FACS

615 Halton Rd
#100
Greenville, SC 29607
United States

Questions Answered

Questions Answered
Asked 2019-04-11

Hello, I have slight tuberous breasts, nothing too serious but still reasonably bad and enough for me to want to make a change. However I practice karate multiple times a week as a 2nd Dan black belt and I was wondering if this could perhaps be dangerous for implants and what type of implants would…

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Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS
Answered: 2019-08-20
Great question. And one you will probably get various answers from various plastic surgeons. Our general instructions for breast augmentation patients include: early gentle range-of-motion, 3 weeks before starting cardio or resistance workouts, and 2 months before chest impacts or direct pressure (water skiing, whitewater rafting, martial arts, amusement rides, parachute harnesses, etc.) More specifically karate practice could resume, without contact, at 3-4 weeks post-op, initially concentrating on muscles other than the pectorals. Finally, a past martial art patient did consider wear chest protectors during sparring. As far as implant type, we regularly recommend saline filled implants. All implants will leak over time, but re-operation for gel leakage is more difficult than replacing a saline implant. If you had a saline implant and sustained a serious breast impact, only sterile IV saline would be released. This should be harmless to to your body. Saline implants give excellent results and the Ideal Structure implant is designed to fell like silicone gel. These are excellent issues to discuss with your plastic surgeon during your consultation(s). Best Wishes
Asked 2019-05-24

My brother has gone through abdominoplasty around 3 weeks ago and still has excruciating pain around his belly button muscles. How can his pain be managed as he cannot live his normal daily life due to the pain. We live in Dubai and all that they thought possible here, has been done but the pain is…

1 Answer
Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS
Answered: 2019-08-20
Without more information it is difficult to evaluate his situation and make recommendations. If he is only seeing one plastic surgeon, then consider one or more additional plastic surgery consultations. Best Wishes
Asked 2019-05-26

I am 16 and wear a 34 DDD, with that I have back and neck pain quite often & can never sit up right without being in some sort of pain or discomfort. Wearing a regular bra is something I avoid often because of the how heavy they are. I only weight 136 pounds and I’m around 5’6. I was wondering if I…

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Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS
Answered: 2019-08-20
You present a challenging question for plastic surgeons. Some will say that you must reach 18 years of age before having breast reduction. Others may base the timing on young women's individual maturity. Understanding and agreement of parents for legal minors is important. Stable breast size (plateau in growth) is another factor to consider. Based on your height, weight, bra size, and symptoms, you appear to have the indications for breast reduction surgery. Another important element is how much excessive breast tissue would be removed. This amount, and many other important issues would be discussed during your personal consultation and exam with the plastic surgeon. You sound like you've done your research and it is reasonable to talk with your parents and personal physician. (BTW- not all patients experience permanent numbness or inability to breast feed.) Time to make an appointment!
Asked 2019-06-22

I had a breast augmentation and lift 10 weeks ago, had the stitches out and healed fine. I've been wearing nipple pasties with summer dresses but today when I peeled off a pastie it also peeled off a bit of the edge of my areola. You could see the pink skin, I dabbed a tissue over it and was barely…

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Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS
Answered: 2019-08-20
In the situation you describe, the color will probably return over several months time. Superficial skin injury usually means pigment returns with time. Your plastic surgeon is in the best position to evaluate you, knowing the procedure he or she performed and having seen you post-op. We would certainly want to hear such questions if one of our patients had a concern.

Additional Information

Office Hours
Monday 9AM–5PM
Tuesday 9AM–5PM
Wednesday 9AM–5PM
Thursday 9AM–5PM
Friday 9AM–5PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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Consultation Price
Our physician consultation fee is $70. This is applied to the cost of any surgical procedures which you schedule.
Insurance Options
Health insurance will not pay for surgery (surgeon, anesthesia or facility). The only reconstructive procedure we offer is breast reduction. This is usually covered, but the insurance company requires prior authorization. Our office staff will prepare the usual forms and send them to your insurance company. We are contracted with (“participating provider”) some, but not all, local insurance companies. Please call your insurance company or our staff to confirm that we work with your company.
Financing Available
Financing is frequently used by patients. Most often they use credit cards, home equity, or a local bank loan. We also accept CareCredit for surgical procedures. We do not recommend any particular finance company. We encourage patients to use financing wisely. The Office Manager will be happy to discuss details with you.
Experience with Specialized Conditions or Skin Types
Our staff has experience with sun-damaged and aging skin conditions.
Brands Offered
Allergan BotoxCosmetic, Juvederm, Voluma, Volbella, Vollure, Restylane, Hyalnex hyaluronidase, Latisse, Kybella, Sculptra.
Professional Skin Care by Obagi, SkinCeuticals
Devices Offered
Sciton lasers, Forever Young Broadband Light / BBL, intense pulsed light / IPL, SkinTyte, Endermology cellulite treatments, Cooltone Magnetic Muscle Stimulation, CoolSculpting nonsurgical fat reduction
Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery (ABS), 1988
American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS), 1992
Society Memberships
The Aesthetic Society
American Association of Physicians & Surgeons (AAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Greenville County Medical Society (GCMS)
South Carolina Medical Association (SCMA)
Southeastern Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons (SESPRS)
Hospital Affiliation(s)
Active Staff Privileges at both Prisma / Greenville Hospital System and the Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
Medical Director, Plastic Surgery Specialty Center
Surgical Facilities
On site, private, nationally accredited surgical facility (Plastic Surgery Specialty Center)
Contact
Contact

Sutton L. Graham II., MD, FACS

Practice, Sutton L. Graham II, MD, FACS

615 Halton Rd
#100
Greenville, SC 29607
United States