Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries these days. It involves the use of saline or gel implants to add more volume to the breasts, and creates a more contoured appearance that complements the body shape.
Breast augmentation is mostly used by women who have naturally small breasts, or by those who want to restore breast volume and shape lost due to pregnancy, breastfeeding, and abnormal weight loss. Breast augmentation may also be used to correct asymmetry of the breasts using silicone or saline filled implants.
Breast augmentation is one of the most common surgeries performed by Denver plastic surgeon Dr. Thomas Narsete. Your breasts are made larger and more shapely by inserting implants into your body to enhance your looks.
You will be able to wear the garments you have always wanted.
There are two locations you can have your breast implants placed, above or behind your pectoral muscle. The choice
Is dependent upon your own anatomy and how much tissue coverage you have. Typically, saline implants are placed behind the muscle to avoid an unnatural feel and appearance.
With modern antibiotic coverage implants above the muscle are very soft and shapely.
SALINE OR SILICONE
All breast implants have a silastic shell that contains saline or silicone gel. The more recent generation gel implants
have a thickened more rubbery silicone substance (gummy bear). They do not leak silicone fluid if the implant ruptured.
Saline implants have had excellent results for patients who chose them and are usually placed behind the muscle. Both implants
carry a manufacturer’s warranty.
Dr.Narsete will help you choose the best incision location for your body. The inframammary incision is used mostly for silicone gel implants
placed above your pectoral muscle, and is hidden under your breast. An armpit incision is used mostly for saline implants behind the pectoral muscle. Your