These problems of shape, volume and the situation of the breast can be corrected with Plastic Surgery, safely, both from the aesthetic and functional point of view.
Currently, there are several surgical techniques that allow increasing, decreasing or lifting the breasts, breast augmentation being the most popular operation.
Breast augmentation or augmentation mammoplasty
It is a very safe surgery, not bleeding and painless for most women.
It improves the body contour of a woman who, for personal reasons, thinks that her breasts are too small.
A reduction in breast volume after pregnancy is corrected.
Balances a difference in the size of the breasts.
It is a very useful reconstructive procedure after breast cancer surgery.
The operation basically consists of the introduction of a pair of breast implants (filled with silicone, gel or saline, differentiated in their round shape, high or low profile, drop shape and different types of surface). under the mammary gland, or the pectoral muscle through a small incision that can be made in the areola or in the infra-mammary groove.
In most cases, it does not require hospitalization, with a duration of approximately 90 minutes and 5 to 7 days of relative rest to restart normal activities such as car driving and office or home work; Only physical activities are restricted for 3 weeks.
Bust reduction or reduction mammoplasty.
The correction of a very large bust is possible through some of the techniques of plastic surgery, which have in common the reduction of excess skin and breast tissue, generating a more pleasant but always preserving function and sensitivity.
This type of surgery improves physical symptoms associated with very large breasts such as back, neck and shoulder pain, as well as quality of life, level of health and self-esteem of patients.
This surgery is performed with epidural anesthesia and there is usually no need for hospitalization.
Once the anesthesia is established and the whole protocol is followed, the excess mammary gland and skin parts will be removed and the whole breast will be rearranged in its new position.
Special care will be taken to close all wounds and obtain adequate shape, size, position and symmetry.