One of the multiple surgeries that can be done to improve the shape, the position and the size of the breasts is the augmentation mammoplasty. This is a procedure in which through the use of an implant, the breast volume is increased looking for a bodily harmony.
One of the most important aspects in the breasts augmentation is to know the type and the brand of breasts implants that come from different parts of the word. Nowadays, multiple brands of breast implants come from different parts of the world, however, only a few manufacturers have managed to carry out long-term clinical studies that give security and confidence when choosing a brand. Some of the leading quality brands and security are: Allergan and Mentor, who have achieved production approval from FDA (Food and Drug Administration), the world’s top regulatory drug agency, on some of its production lines.
In his practice, Dr. Juan Pablo Rodríguez uses Allergan, being the breasts implants of the latest technology with a microtexturized surface and with cohesive gel filling of medical grade silicone. In this way great results are obtained and the patients get the security and satisfaction of having such a great and quality product in their body.
The profile of the breasts prosthesis either low, high or ultra high and the position of the implant, whether retro glandular, retro muscular, dual plane or biplane should be planned according to the morphology of each patient, the type of breast size and firmness
There are several techniques to perform a breast augmentation, being the route of approach by the areola the most frequently used and the one that leaves smaller cicatricle sequels and that preserve the adequate function of the breasts.
Dr. Juan Pablo Rodríguez performs little incisions (from 2 to 4 centimeters) that seek to protect the anatomy and the sensitive breasts terminations.
To take into account: The surgery is designed and planned according to each patient, always seeking for a harmonious and natural body.
Augmentation mammoplasty and cancer
Currently there are no conclusive clinical studies that relate the use of breasts implants with breast cancer, so the procedure is safe.
Who can get an augmentation mammoplasty?
Adult women and under 65 years who wish to improve their breasts shape and volume. Some illness such as diabetes, hypothyroidism, and hypertension, among others if controlled by the treating doctor do not harm the procedure, so it can be perform successfully.
Procedure care and precautions:
- Avoid the consumption of medicines not authorized by the surgeon.
- If you have a history of breast diseases such as fibro adenoma, breast cysts, you should discuss with your surgeon to assess the need for pre-procedure studies.
- Women over 45 years of age should consider performing a breasts ultrasound prior to the surgery to rule out associated injuries.
- It is necessary to suspend the consumption of aspirin or any medicine that alter coagulation. The consumption of tobacco and narcotics should be suspended as well.
- Normally, Dr. Juan Pablo Rodríguez meets with his patients before the surgery so the patient can try different implants sizes to choose the right size.
The cares depends on the technique and recommendations of each surgeon, these are aimed at preventing the complications of breast augmentation that may occur, such as bleeding, infection or capsular contracture.
Dr. Juan Pablo Rodríguez asks his patients to have strict hygiene care; he teaches simple massage techniques that can be performed by the same patients to optimize the results.
You should avoid lifting heavy loads and extreme arm movements within the first 2 weeks.
You should avoid exposure of the scars or surgical areas to the sun in order to accelerate the correct healing process.
You should avoid hits and sleeping on your stomach for the first few weeks.
You should use preventive use of medicated bras to promote breast disinflammation.
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- 28 Aug 2015