augmentation is used to enlarge and/or enhance the size and shape
of a women's breast.
Women receive this plastic surgery for several reasons:
Our breast augmentation
procedure is done on an outpatient basis under general anesthesia.
We use MD anesthesiologists at our own state-of-the-art surgical
facility. Our surgeons are board certified in plastic surgery.
than desired breasts.
- One breast
that is noticeably smaller than the other.
- To improve
the contour of the breast
A small incision
is made under the breast, or around the edge of the areola, and
a saline implant is inserted under the breast tissue, or under
the breast tissue and the underlying pectoralis muscle. The result
of this surgery can increase a women's breast by one or more cup
Procedures that may Enhance the Result:
(breast lift) if the breasts are saggy in addition to being
small, sometimes a breast lift will improve the result. Mild amounts
of "droop" may be correctable with an implant alone. More
marked degrees of breast ptosis (sag) may require a breast lift