Frequently Asked Questions
Aftercare And Risks For Breast Asymmetry Surgery ?
Elena will talk you through all the necessary pre-surgery investigations, as well as the after-care required. She will also fully explain the risks associated with the operation. We will only go ahead with the procedure once you are completely ready and happy with the choice we have made together.
Who Is A Good Candidate ?
Correction of breast asymmetry is surgery which aims to correct difference in the size and shape of your breasts and to improve your body image. The possible reasons for you to seek surgery are:
– To improve the shape of the breasts.
– To correct lack and also excess breast volume.
– To correct difference in shape or volume between the two breasts where there is asymmetry.
– As a reconstructive technique in certain situations.
Will I Be Able To Wear A Normal Bra ?
You would wear special garment bra 24 hours a day for the 4-8 weeks. You can remove it only for the duration of taking a shower. After that you will be able to wear a normal bra.
How Do You Fix Asymmetry ?
Fixing breast asymmetry is normally achieved by reducing the largest breast to the size of the smaller breast in order to get same amount of skin and breast tissue on both sides, in most of cases breast implants are used to improve on volume and shape as a part of the same procedure. Ideally to restore complete symmetry surgeon aims to achieve same volume of skin and tissue enhanced by same volume implants on both sides.
What Does Breast Asymmetry Mean ?
One breast sometimes develops more than the other. The difference may in size and shape may be mild or very significant. It normally affects patient confidence and quality of life, that is why these patients are normally seeking surgery at relatively young age.
What Is The Cost Of This Procedure ?
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What Is The Recovery Time ?
The final result will be seen 3-6 months after surgery once swelling has settled down. You should rest and avoid any physical activity in the first 48 hours after surgery.
You should avoid all sport activities, housework such as hovering, driving, dog walking, holding a baby in your arms and any weight lifting for at least 4- 6 weeks following the surgery.
What Type Of Implant Is The Best ?
Mentor Silicone Gel-Filled Breast Implants are devices with shells constructed from silicone elastomer. The shell is filled with MemoryGel either round or anatomical implants would be used to correct the assymetry