Breast Implants (Augmentation)

Procedure
Increase in size of breast and shape is also improved by artificial breast implants. This can also be used for correcting asymmetry in both breasts. Implants come in variety of shape, projection and volume. E.g. Silicone-saline filled, Get filled, smooth texture surface. They are kept through infrauary fold/smallcut in area pit.

Duration:
2-3 hours.

Anaesthesia:
Epidural/ general anaesthesia

After Effect:
Swelling, bruising, change in sensation around nipple(transient), infection, implant rejection, implant rupture, rarely capsule formation.

Risks:
Infection, Rarely Implant Rejection

Recovery:
Moving around: once out of anaesthesia
Return to work: next day
Wearing of pressure brassieres: 6-8 weeks.

Duration of Results: Permanent