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How much does a breast augmentation cost if healthy?

How much does a breast augmentation cost if healthy?

Depends: Cost should be the least important determinant in choosing a breast augmentation surgeon. Certification by the american board of plastic surgery is a must. Find someone you are comfortable with, and who has experience with this operation. ...Read more

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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


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How much does a breast augmentation usually cost?

How much does a breast augmentation usually cost?

Breast augmentation: The cost for a breast augmentation varies depending upon the type of implant selected, the location that surgery is to be performed, and ultimately the surgeon's expertise. The range for breast augmentation across the country will vary between 3500-10000$. You must seek the advise of a board certified plastic surgeon to guide your decision. ...Read more

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How can I get a loan for breast augmentation?

How can I get a loan for breast augmentation?

Your surgeon can help: After discussing surgery with your plastic surgeon, they should be able to help. Most plastic surgeons work with at least one cosmetic loan company. The most well known is probably CARE CREDIT, but there are many others that can offer good rates. ...Read more

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Around how expensive is a breast augmentation?

Around how expensive is a breast augmentation?

Cost Varies: The cost of any plastic surgery procedure varies by region (supply and demand) as well as by the surgical case specifics. If you are price shopping this procedure, be sure to know what the cost quotes cover (the Surgeon's Fee, Operating Room / Recovery Room Fees, Anesthesia Fee, Implants (saline or silicone), Breast garment band, and all follow up office visits, for example. ...Read more

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How much can a breast reduction cost?

How much can a breast reduction cost?

Varies: There may be many “variables” involved. The specific surgeon's credentials/experience level (or lack thereof), the specific geographic area you are looking at, the different operations available, the location of the procedure (quality of surgery facility), type/quality of anesthesia provider, health insurance involvement… are some of the potential variables involved. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How much is it usually for a tummy tuck and breast lift?

Varies.: I would suggest starting with the american society of plastic surgery and/or the aesthetic society of plastic surgery to obtain a list of well experienced board-certified plastic surgeons.? then, i would suggest you visit a few surgeons whose practices  concentrate him on aesthetic surgery. Ask  to see lots of examples of their work; do not allow costs to be the primary determinant of surgeon.. ...Read more

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How much should a breast lift and augmentation more or less cost all together?

How much should a breast lift and augmentation more or less cost all together?

Depends: Depends on your area, how extensive is your lift, whether you choose salin or silicone, etc... Average range should be anywhere from 6, 000 - 9, 000 dollars. ...Read more

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Could you tell me how much fat is needed for a breast augmentation fat transfer?

Could you tell me how much fat is needed for a breast augmentation fat transfer?

2-3 time>breast size: Depends on the size increase that is desired. Fat transfers entail harvesting the fat from say the abdomen, processing it and then injecting it in small amounts into the tissue planes and takes a fairly long time. So for a successful fat transfer, the donor site has to have adequate fat, the processing is smoothly accomplished and may require more than one operation. ...Read more

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Breast augmentation? How does breast augmentation work and is it real expensive? Would breast augmentation be better than implants because its more natural?

Breast augmentation? How does breast augmentation work and is it real expensive?
Would breast augmentation be better than implants because its more natural?

Cost depends: The cost for breast augmentation will vary depending on geographic location, type of implant, and type of anesthesia. The national average is $5, 975. In my practice most patients spend $5, 000 for a silicone breast augmentation under general anesthesia as an outpatient. ...Read more

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How much does it cost for boob reduction surgery?

How much does it cost for boob reduction surgery?

Varies...: Costs of surgery will vary from one practice to another, from one region to another, and will depend on exactly what procedure is being performed. Sometimes breast reduction surgery is a health insurance covered procedure. Most importantly, select your plastic surgeon carefully after due diligence. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can a teen with sagging breasts get a breast lift? How is it done?

Can a teen with sagging breasts get a breast lift? How is it done?

Teen breast surgery: It is uncommon for a teen to require breast lift.Please see a board certified plastic surgeon to assess the teen as she may have issues that need reconstruction rather than a cosmetic lift procedure.Our usual practice for teens is to allow them to complete growth and in particular for breasts they are seen twice &need to be aware of possible inability of breast feeding in future.Take time deciding. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about breast lift for a large breast?

Can you tell me about breast lift for a large breast?

Same as reduction: In the case of a large breast, we typically call it a breast reduction. In a very large breast, a lift procedure will usually not accomplish our goals and so a formal reduction is performed. They are very similar in technique. The real difference is the amount of breast tissue removed. ...Read more

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How much could it cost for a chin reduction?

How much could it cost for a chin reduction?

Chin Reduction Cost: The cost of chin reduction will depend on the city/state in which the procedure is performed and also the individual surgeon's fees. Usually this procedure is done under intravenous or general anesthesia in a surgery center or hospital. A surgery center may be less expensive than a hospital but it can vary. ...Read more

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How much does a breast reduction costs with and without insurance?

How much does a breast reduction costs with and without insurance?

Consultation: Your best bet is to go for a consultation to a trusted surgeon in your area, one who can actually examine you and treat you. Fees for all medical procedures vary widely from office to office and city to city, and since each insurance pays differently, that cannot be predicted. Don't forget the costs associated with the hospital, as well as the anesthesiologist. ...Read more

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How much would it cost for a chin reduction procedure?

How much would it cost for a chin reduction procedure?

$$$ chin reduction: The techniques and procedures can vary greatly. Whereas a typical isolated chin reduction may run from 3-5,000 USD, MORE COMPLEX procedures such as a sagittal split ostectomy may run upwards of 20,000 and include a hospital stay. ...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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How much is breast implant surgery?

How much is breast implant surgery?

Varies alot: Prices vary tremendously based on surgeon, techniques, instruments, supplies, facility (office vs hospital) implants, etc. Although cost is important don't let it be the deciding factor. ...Read more

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How long is recovery for breast reduction?

How long is recovery for breast reduction?

It depends: On the activity. My patients are walking as soon as the anesthetic wears off and generally can drive themselves to the office after a week. I advise them to avoid strenuous activity for 6 weeks following surgery as for most surgical procedures as wound strength is about 80% of its maximum by that time. ...Read more

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How safe is it to have a second breast augmentation?

How safe is it to have a second breast augmentation?

~same as first: Usually the risks of a second breast augmentation are roughly equivalent as the first operation as long as similar sizes are used. If significantly larger implants are used, additional risks such as atrophy or nerve damage are ore likely. Pain is usually less. ...Read more

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Approximately how much would it cost me to get breast enlargement?

Approximately how much would it cost me to get breast enlargement?

$5-8,000: There are many excellent plastic surgeons but your should seek a board certified plastic surgeon. Dr's aldea and eby are a highly qualified team. Schedule a consult. ...Read more

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