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How invasive is chin augmentation? What is the recovery period?

How invasive is chin augmentation? What is the recovery period?

Not very: Small incision in chin or at buccal sulcus (valley between lip and gums).Can be done by cutting bone and placing spacer or with implant. Little is involved in recovery other than protecting it from injury. ...Read more

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How is the recovery like after breast reduction surgery.?

How is the recovery like after breast reduction surgery.?

Varies w/ techniques: The recover depends on the techniques used and volumes reduced. For example liposuction recovery is less involved than a wise pattern inferior based pedicle technique. ...Read more

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What is the recovery time after a breast reduction surgery?

What is the recovery time after a breast reduction surgery?

It is staged : Many people spend one night in the hospital after surgery. They usually feel pretty good in a couple of days. Drains if your doctor uses them come out in 5to7 days. Many people are back to work in a week or two. Full physical activity is usually in about 6 weeks. ...Read more

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What is the recovery timeline for breast reduction?

What is the recovery timeline for breast reduction?

About a week: Breast reduction is done to relieve the symptoms caused by heavy breasts such as neck and back pain. There is usually not a significant amount of discomfor from the surgery and recovery is failry quick. Everyone heals at a diferent rate however so discuss with your plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What is the recovery like for tumescent liposuction?

What is the recovery like for tumescent liposuction?

Easy: Tumescent liposuction is probably the most common denominator for all types of liposuction and simply involves infusion of a dilute mixture of fluid with local anesthetic and Epinephrine to the area to be treated to the point of "tumescing" or distending the tissues to allow more smooth removal with less discomfort, less bleeding and while providing some fluid replacement. ...Read more

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What is the recovery time for breast reconstruction?

What is the recovery time for breast reconstruction?

2-6 weeks depending: There are many different types of breast reconstruction procedure (implants vs various techniques that use our own tissue), each with varied recovery times. The most complex procedures (eg microsurgical breast reconstruction) usually require 4-6 weeks of recovery time. ...Read more

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How much are breast implants? How much do breast implants cost and what is the recovery period like after the surgery?

How much are breast implants? How much do breast implants cost and what is the recovery period like after the surgery?

It varies: The recovery from breast augmentation is usually 1-2 weeks although you should avoid high impact exercizes and activities for a month. Most patients need a 3-4 days to rest and are back to work in a week. But expect to have tenderness for a couple of weeks. ...Read more

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What is recovery time for tumescent liposuction?

What is recovery time for tumescent liposuction?

Varies.: Every patient's recovery time is different after a specific surgical procedure is performed. Liposuction surgery, in general, is a very well tolerated procedure depending on the specific patient's pain threshold and extent of the procedure performed. Most patients return to work in a few days. Keep in mind, it may take several months to see the final results of the procedure performed. ...Read more

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What is the most natural and safest type of breast augmentation procedure and about how much would it cost?

What is the most natural and safest type of breast augmentation procedure and about how much would it cost?

Get a consultation: This is not a simple question and is precisely what you need to discuss with the plastic surgeon. Most of the time the initial consultation will be free and that is when you can ask these questions. ...Read more

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What is a bladder neck incision, and what is the recovery time?

What is a bladder neck incision, and what is the recovery time?

TUIBN: Transurethral incision of the bladder neck is an outpatient surgical procedure that opens up bladder neck for urine to flow more freely. Usually there is no overnight stay in the hospital, if uncomplicated. Sometimes a urinary catheter is left in place for a day or so, depending on the clinical situation. Bladder irritability can occur for a few days. Consult a urologist for details. ...Read more

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What is the recovery time after eyelid surgery?

What is the recovery time after eyelid surgery?

Pretty short: Upper lid blepharoplasty is a very straightforward operation; I have had patients with very little bruising and swelling return to work in 2-3 days. There is generally more bruising and swelling with lower lid blepharoplasty, but this can be covered with makeup about 5 days postop. Either way, pain should be minimal. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the recovery time fafter a breast lift and an abdominoplasty?

What is the recovery time fafter  a breast lift and an abdominoplasty?

Varies.: Recovery will vary from one patient to another. However, most patients and surgeons underestimate the recovery time necessary with abdominoplasty surgery. Most patients achieve 70 to 80% of their strength one month after surgery; it takes several months to fully “recover". Breast lifting, on the other hand is associated with a much quicker recovery period. ...Read more

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Heart icd replacement surgery. How is it done? What is the recovery time?

Heart icd replacement surgery. How is it done? What is the recovery time?

ICD : Replacing an icd is similar to replacing a pacer. The battery eventually depletes. The pocket is opened, the device is explanted and replaced with the new one. Measurements are taken to verify the new device is functioning normally and the pocket is closed. The patient is sent home either same day or the next usually. Recovery time is minimal, it is minor surgery. ...Read more

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What is the recovery time for tooth grafting?

What is the recovery time for tooth grafting?

Short: A gum graft to cover an exposed root of a tooth usually involves taking skin from the roof of your mouth and transplanting it to the problem area. After 1-2 days you should feel good enough to return to work at a desk job. You may want to wait a week before perfoming heavy lifting or exercise. Most people complain that the roof of the mouth is the most sore. Talk to your dentist to be sure. ...Read more

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How is a tummy tuck done, and what is the cost?

How is a tummy tuck done, and what is the cost?

Tummy Tuck: In most cases, an incision is made near the pubic hair line that stretches from hip bone to hip bone. For optimal concealment, this incision is placed beneath the bikini line, so that the resulting scar is well-hidden by swimwear and undergarments. Cost varies per surgeon and the area you live in. ...Read more

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What is the recovery difference between a breast lift and augmentation? 

What is the recovery difference between a breast lift and augmentation? 

Similar recovery: The recovery time for a breast lift vs. A breast augmentation is similar. Both procedures require about 1 week off from work and at least four weeks off from aerobics. ...Read more

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How long is jaw surgery recovery and how painful is the recovery?

How long is jaw surgery recovery and how painful is the recovery?

Recovery: The pain can come and go. There will be some pain after the jaw surgery but that should not be too long. Is your doctor giving you pain meds? If not, why not? Please find out and let me know ...Read more

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What is neck resection? And how long is the recovery?

What is neck resection? And how long is the recovery?

Surgery: This is a surgical procedure. Sounds like you have a mass or tumor that needs to be removed. Depending on how extensive the resection is determines the length of time to recover. You could be better in a day, or if there is extensive resection, then it can take as long as a month or more. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery from an ultrasound facelift?

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How long is the recovery from an ultrasound facelift?

You: You are able to return to your normal activities right away, there is no downtime associated with it. I say that 19 of 20 patients can go back to work the next day but there is some swelling. Results will be seen over the course of 2-3 months and some patients have reported continued improvement for up to 6 months, including lifting and tightening of the skin on the neck, under the chin, along the jawline, and on the brow. ...Read more

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