One of the most frequently asked questions in breast surgery is about the difference between round and anatomical implants.
I always explain to my patients that it is possible to achieve excellent results with both but indications for round or anatomical implants are different.
How breasts can affect your life and what can be done, by UK Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon Elena Prousskaia.
Currently advantages of autologous reconstruction are getting more and more known by patients. Most women are now well informed and they then become the strongest advocates of the best treatment for themselves. Amazingly some of them are still not told that DIEP reconstruction can be an option or even worse they are informed that LD flap from the back which sacrifices functional muscle is as good as a DIEP flap from the abdomen which allows us to preserve muscle function.