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Breast asymmetry surgery. How close in symmetry can the surgeon make them?

Breast asymmetry surgery. How close in symmetry can the surgeon make them?

Pretty close: It depends on the degree of asymmetry you start with. Usually, surgery can make the asymmetry is severe cases much less obvious, but some small degree of asymmetry will always exist. You and your surgeon should go over this before you decide to have anything done. ...Read more

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With reconstruction, can the plastic surgeon make the breast look and feel natural?

With reconstruction, can the plastic surgeon make the breast look and feel natural?

Close but not exact: We can never replace the breast that is lost with an exact replica, but can create a reasonable substitute. There are many variables in deciding which method of breast reconstruction to use, and this deserves a long, detailed discussion with your plastic surgeon. The reconstructed breast should look natural in clothes, but will never exactly match the original breast. ...Read more

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How do I minimize the appearance of a surgical scar following heart surgery. Does the person responsible for closing the sutures contribute to the final appearance?

How do I minimize the appearance of a surgical scar following heart surgery. Does the person responsible for closing the sutures contribute to the final appearance?

Skin scars: It takes about a year for skin scars to look like they will for the rest of your life. When the skin is closed and healed, try using lotion with vitamin E and cocoa butter and massage into the scar daily. Also remember sunscreen, these techniques will give your scar a better chance of healing up well. ...Read more

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How much would it be for plastic surgery to make my breasts symmetrical their really uneven?

How much would it be for plastic surgery to make my breasts symmetrical their really uneven?

Breast Asymmetry: There are degrees of asymmetry of the breasts. Either 1 operation could correct or up to 3 operations might be needed. Best to see in person a few boarded Plastic Surgeons in your area.. Good luck... ...Read more

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Is there any way to change the shape of my breasts to make them sit up nicely without surgery?

Is there any way to change the shape of my breasts to make them sit up nicely without surgery?

Breasts: You can build up chest muscles w exercise ; weight lifting but it will not ^ the amt. Of fatty tissue (cup size). ...Read more

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After a mastectomy and they reconstruct your breast can you tell the difference?

After a mastectomy and they reconstruct your breast can you tell the difference?

Maybe: It depends on the type of reconstruction technique, timing of it, and scar already on the chest wall. Immediate reconstruction after skin sparing mastectomy gives the best result cosmetically, but if delayed reconstruction is known at the time of mastectomy a skin sparing technique can also be used which will look better. Nipple spring technique is also becoming more popular. ...Read more

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How the place of plastic breast surgery would be faded?

How the place of plastic breast surgery would be faded?

They usual: Fade over 12 or so months. Protect them from the sun. Do scar massage. Consider a silicone based scar product, especially in the first few months after surgery. ...Read more

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Can any plastic surgeon do a deep plane facelift? I'm interested in the deep plane facelift to get rid of excess fat and skin in my neck. Do i need to see a specialized plastic surgeon to have this procedure done or will anyone educated in plastic surgery

Can any plastic surgeon do a deep plane facelift? I'm interested in the deep plane facelift to get rid of excess fat and skin in my neck. Do i need to see a specialized plastic surgeon to have this procedure done or will anyone educated in plastic surgery

No: Deep plane facelifts are not performed by all plastic surgeons. The best way to find out is to ask the surgeon directly. Most will be straightforward and tell you how they perform their facelifts and why. ...Read more

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How is uneveness handled in plastic surgery when breast implants are done. One side uneven and the other breast has lost "lift" how is surgery done?

How is uneveness handled in plastic surgery when breast implants are done. One side uneven and the other breast has lost "lift"  how is surgery done?

Breast symmetry: No one is exactly symmetrical. A plastic surgeon will do his/her best to make the breasts appear as symmetrical as possible. To do so may require using implants of different sizes and/or lifting the breasts different amounts. ...Read more

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After breast implant removal do you have dents in the breast tissue and do they flatten out?

Depends: Not sure what u mean by "dents". With implant removal, contour irregularities can occur. Alot depends on how much breast tissue you have, the more tissue the less removing the implants will affect. Alot of these irregularities will improve in time, but the cosmetic appearance may never be to your satisfaction. ...Read more

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Can you give me more info on any experience with cosmetic surgery to remove the drooping of the pads underneath the eyes?

Can you give me more info on any experience with cosmetic surgery to remove the drooping of the pads underneath the eyes?

Lower Eyelid Surgery: Lower eyelid rejuvenation surgery, or lower blepharoplasty, is an excellent procedure with potential for dramatic results. Lower eyelid bags are caused by thinning skin and loosening of the natural fat pads surrounding the eye. Blepharoplasty removes the herniated fat pads and tightens the overlying skin to create a smoother, younger look. Ask your plastic surgeon if you're a good candidate. ...Read more

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How do surgeons deal with facial asymmetries when performing cancer reconstruction surgery? I recently had a surgery for facial melanoma on my left cheek. I will soon undergo facial cancer reconstruction surgery to restore my physical appearance to an acc

How do surgeons deal with facial asymmetries when performing cancer reconstruction surgery? I recently had a surgery for facial melanoma on my left cheek. I will soon undergo facial cancer reconstruction surgery to restore my physical appearance to an acc

Facial recon: There are many options for facial reconstruction. It depends on the defect itself, the location and the surrounding soft tissue. You should see a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon to go over your options. ...Read more

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In a breast reduction do they make the areolas smaller to be in proportion to the new breast size, and do they re-position it higher?

In a breast reduction do they make the areolas smaller to be in proportion to the new breast size, and do they re-position it higher?

Absolutley: It is very rare for a breast reduction to not be accompanied by a lift. Your plastic surgeon will generally lift the position of your nipple and make it the appropriate size (about an inch and a half around). ...Read more

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Will the scar from my breast augmentation be noticeable? I enjoy spending time at the beach and may become intimate with new partners in the future. I am concerned about the visibility of scars from breast augmentation. Will they be noticeable or will the

Will the scar from my breast augmentation be noticeable? I enjoy spending time at the beach and may become intimate with new partners in the future. I am concerned about the visibility of scars from breast augmentation. Will they be noticeable or will the

Scars: Plastic surgeons still make scars. We like to place them in places that are less noticeable, (in wrinkles, contrast lines, etc;). Take care of your incision and scar so as to give yourself the best chance of a less noticeable scar. http://www.jjrothmd.com/procedures/breast-augmentation. ...Read more

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I'd like to ask if getting the scoliosis surgery would help the obvious uneveness of my breast?

I'd like to ask if getting the scoliosis surgery would help the obvious uneveness of my breast?

Possibly: Justlike the rib hump on the back this can be part of the rotational deformity in scoliosis we are better at treating other parts of the deformity than rotation but getting better so just like the rib hump some improvement can be expected but usually incomplete resolution as the rule surgery is done to prevent progressive deformity not done for pain or cosmetics as primary goal generally. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about orthognathic surgery, i.E.Surgery to move the position of your jaws?

Can you tell me about orthognathic surgery, i.E.Surgery to move the position of your jaws?

Orthognathic Surgery: Orthognathic surgery is a procedure that realigns your upper and lower jaws into an ideal configuration. It is performed by an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in a hospital setting. Braces are usually part of the treatment, and will act to place the teeth in their ideal positions in preparation for the orthognathic surgery. Please consult with your local oral and maxillofacial surgeon. ...Read more

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Can chin augmentation and underbite surgery dramatically change how you look?

Can chin augmentation and underbite surgery dramatically change how you look?

Yes: You will need both an Orthodontic Specialist and an Oral Surgeon, working as a team, to resolve your dento-facial imbalance. ...Read more

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