This is done to enlarge an under developed breast or those that become smaller or loose after child birth. An incision is made in the crease below the breast or at the areola (dark skin around the nipple) and a silicone implant is placed behind the breast tissue or chest muscle.
The best candidates for breast augmentation surgery are:
Women who are physically healthy and emotionally stable with realistic expectations as to what the surgery can do and cannot do.
Women who feel their breast size is too small.
Women who want a balanced pair of breasts
This surgery is done under general anesthesia and may require overnight hospital stay. Patient can be back to work in 3 to 5 days.