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What To Know About Breast Augmentation in NYC

Posted November 30, 2010 in Uncategorized, by Dr. Fiorillo

Many people aren”t completely happy with the way their bodies look, and that”s the reason why they hunt for methods to enhance their appearance. Breast augmentation has now become the most popular kind of plastic surgery in NY. This is particularly true for young women who desire to improve their confidence and enhance their appearance. A look at the many breast augmentation before and after pictures online proves that the promise of a more attractive figure is quite real.

The Kinds of Breast Implants Available in NY

A breast augmentation is a cosmetic procedure that uses breast implants to increase the bust size of a woman’s breast in order to make them more appealing to the eye. Breast implants are made from silicone shells filled with either saline or silicone gel. As such, there are two primary types: saline implants and silicone implants.

These implants come in several designs and shapes to choose from. Both saline and silicone implants have their advantages and disadvantages, and these should be cautiously considered prior to making your decision. You may also need to find an expert”s view (such as Dr. Fiorillo’s) about what would work best for you. Usually, silicone implants such as gummy bear breast implants give an even more natural appearance, feel and form. Saline implants have a saline solution that may safely be absorbed into the body in the event of a leak.

Is A Breast Augmentation in New York Safe?

Although breast augmentation is really a straightforward process, like any operation it has its risks and uncertainties. Included in these are excessive bleeding, capsular contracture, pain and swelling, and infection around the implant. The implants may also break or leak, however most procedures don”t result in these complications. In addition, contrary to popular claims, there isn”t any conclusive evidence demonstrating that breast augmentation impacts your pregnancy, fertility, or capability to nurse, nor des it increase your risk of cancer. Nevertheless, you need to talk about the dangers with Dr. Fiorillo before undergoing the process.

Picking A Great Plastic Surgeon in NYC

The success of your breast augmentation, as with any procedure, will mainly rely in the doctor performing it. As such, it”s wise to spend a significant amount of time to do some research before you pick your surgeon. Don”t settle for anything less than the best – choose one with significant experience, even if it means paying more. The surgeon you pick ought to be capable, professional, accredited and reputable. Dr. Fiorillo is one of the top plastic surgeons in NYC, is double board certified and has over a decade of experience performing breast augmentations in NY.

Post Operation and Healing

You”ll most probably feel tired and sore for a couple days after your breast augmentation. Pain and discomfort can be taken care of with pain medications. During the healing period, strictly follow Dr. Fiorillo’s advice on exercises and resumption of ordinary activities. Most folks who go through the process are generally able to return to their regular schedules after several days. The scars from the operation are noticeable for some months, however they should disappear eventually.

If you’re ready to take the next step, you can schedule a consultation with Dr. Fiorillo in his New York office by contacting him today!

Stock images of models are used throughout this website and should not be interpreted as actual patients of our practice. Individual results may vary.

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