Dr.SergioMorral Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon.

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Breast augmentation

Breast augmentation

There are two types of breast implants according to the filling material thereof, with many different shapes and textures:

  • Saline
  • Silicone

There are mainly two shapes of breast implants:

  • Round implants: placed vertically, they have the same width in both the top and bottom
  • Anatomical implants: teardrop implants having multiple widths and heights.

The implants may be inserted in the following ways:

  • Via Submammary: through an incision made in the submammary fold.
  • Via Areolar: the incision is located on the edge of the nipple-areola complex.
  • Via Axillary: the prosthesis is inserted through an incision in the bottom of the axillary dome.

 

TYPE OF INTERVENTION: Surgical

TYPE OF ANESTHESIA: General

AVERAGE SURGICAL TIME: 1-3 h (depending on the surgical procedure)

AVERAGE HOSPITALIZATION TIME: 24 h

AVERAGE POST-DISCHARGE RECOVERY TIME: 7-10 days according to the approach and the level on which the implants are placed. Like most surgeries, 1 month of relative rest is recommended in order to be able to start doing sports and efforts.

LEVEL OF SATISFACTION: Very high