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Increasing the volume or size of the breasts surgically is called augmentation mammaplasty. If breasts are excessively small in proportion to the torso or hips, a figure imbalance exists which may limit clothing options or detract from your feeling about your figure. Using our latest techniques, Dr. Shamoun can selectively fill all areas of your breast, meeting your desires for shape as well as size.

Who is a good candidate?
Women who wish to have larger breasts or have breast asymmetry

What will the results be?
Adds fullness to the breasts

Is it done at an office or hospital?
Hospital or office depending on surgeon

How long does it take?
1-2 hours, varying with surgeon

at kind of anesthetic is used?
Local or general anesthesia as desired

What are the risks?

Minor, moderate and some severe problems

How long is recovery?
Discoloration, hardness and swelling for 2-6 weeks, possible firmness

When can regular life style resume?
2-6 weeks

When can make-up be used again?
Doesn't apply

When can
bath/shampoo begin again?
When released to do so by your surgeon

How lasting are results?
Long Term. May protect against future sagging



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