Breast is an erogenous organ, symbolizing the femininity. Every women desire to have aesthetically beautiful shaped breasts. Underdevelopment of the breasts or weight loss may cause breast size smaller than normal. In such cases obtaining the fuller and larger breasts that appear more beautiful is feasible by the procedures aimed at breast augmentation. Quantity of enlargement is determined as considering the person’s desire, chest size and size of the existing breasts before the breast surgery. When the implant placed into the breasts which are loosened, lost their volume and sagged; loosened breast tissue would sag again over the implant. In such cases, breast lift should be combined with implant placement.
The material used for breast augmentation is silicone prostheses. Silicone is not harmful material for human body. Silicone is an inert material which does not interact with body; and its molecular structure does not change after insertion. It is proven that there is no relationship between silicone and breast cancer.
Implants are divided into 2 groups according to their contents (filling material) inside the silicone shell:
Implants are divided into 2 groups according to their shape:
Only FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved implants are used in our clinic for breast enlargement.
Breast mass consists of fat tissue and breast glands. There is chest muscle under the breast, between breast gland and chest wall. Implants are placed either between breast gland and chest muscle (over the muscle) or between chest muscle and chest wall (under the muscle).
3 subjects should be discussed during the consultation: 1-Type of the appropriate implant 2-Insertion way of implant 3-Implant location. All details that you need including possible risks, advantages and disadvantages of each option will be explained and discussed with you prior the breast augmentation. Type of the implant and surgical technique are chosen as considering patient’s preferences in our clinic.
Breast augmentation surgery is done in a hospital under general anesthesia. It takes 0,5-1,5 hours depending on the surgical technique. You may leave hospital the same or the next day after surgery. A compressive bandage is worn in first week. Because stitches are hidden, there are no visible stitches on the skin surface. You may return to routine life except heavy and tiring activities within 5-7 days after surgery.
Breast augmentation reliably increases the size of the breasts as well as possibly balancing body proportions. Clothes may fit better, and you may also experience an increase in confidence and elf-esteem.