Top
10
Doctor insights on: How Common Is It For Someone To Need A Breast Augmentation Or Enlargement

Share
1

1
How common is it for someone to need a breast augmentation or enlargement?

How common is it for someone to need a breast augmentation or enlargement?

Not need:it's a want: Having breast augmentation is generally not a need but a want or desire and is therefore considered elective surgery in the vast majority of cases and is not considered reconstructive. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Otto Placik
588 doctors shared insights

Breast Augmentation (Definition)

Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase the size of the breast. It is commonly done with implants (saline or gel) or with fat transfer. There are advantages and ...Read more


2

2
Can i take breast enlargement pills that mimic hormones after i had breast augmentation done 3 months ago?

Not reccommended: I am a bit confused. You had a breast augmentation and now you want to manipulate your hormones to get even larger breasts. First, breast enlargement pills are not fda approved to be safe and effective. Next, manipulating hormones can have side effects. Third, speak with your plastic surgeon, as it seems there is an issue with the outcome. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
Has any doctor preformed breast augmentation on someone that has an icd?

Possibly: Possible but “medical clearance” from your cardiologist will likely be necessary. Also make sure that you are “working with” a board-certified plastic surgeon/ anesthesiologist and have the procedure done in a fully accredited facility, prepared for any ( unusual) emergency that may arise. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
Is breast augmentation surgery safe?

Is breast augmentation surgery safe?

Yes generally: speaking. Its safety will, more precisely depend on the specific patient's state of health, surgical technique, and surgeon's experience and dedication, to name some factors. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
5

5
Is breast augmentation surgery painful?

Is breast augmentation surgery painful?

Moderately: Discomfort after breast augmentation surgery varies but most patients will need prescription strength pain medication for about 3 days. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
How safe is breast augmentation surgery?

How safe is breast augmentation surgery?

Very Safe.: In the hands of a board certified plastic surgeon, breast augmentation is a very safe procedure. It must be performed either in a surgicenter or an accredited surgical facility. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
Is it painful to have breast augmentation surgery?

Breast augmentation : Most women describe breast augmentation pain as similar to a good chest workout at the gym. Narcotic pain medicine is usually taken for a day or two, then a lot of women will switch to Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Early stretching and lifting the arms makes recovery quicker and manageable. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
I want to have a breast augmentation and i want to know the risks inherent in this treatment?

I want to have a breast augmentation and i want to know the risks inherent in this treatment?

Breast implant risks: Any surgery has certain risks, such as bleeding, infection, or poor scarring. These are fairly uncommon for breast augmentation. Specific risks for this surgery include implant rupture, capsular contracture (hardening), and changes in nipple sensation. Overall, the patient satisfaction rate is extremely high for breast augmentation, and complications are uncommon and often treatable. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
Is it safe to get breast augmentation?

Plastic Surgeon: Please see a board certified plastic surgeon when considering this. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
Is sauna safe after breast augmentation?

Is sauna safe after breast augmentation?

Yes : Once you have completely healed, you should be able to return to all forms of activity, including the use of sauna, safely. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers