Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast Augmentation is surgery that mends a women's breast from these common problems: sagging, reduced firmness, asymmetry, breast size, breast reconstruction and more.

The most popular cosmetic surgery in the World, Breast Augmentation Surgery provides women improved self-esteem and confidence. Nearly 300,000 surgeries per year are done, with more done every year.

Types of Breast Augmentation Surgery

  • Breast Implant Surgery enhances the size and shapes of breast using an implant.
  • Breast Reduction Surgery reduces oversized breasts to make women more comfortable.
  • Breast Lift helps women by raising and reshaping sagging breasts.
  • Breast Reconstruction helps women after breast cancer, or in preventative measures.

Gaining FDA approval in 2006, silicon breast implants are becoming more and more common. But silicone breast implants has restrictions, it's important to understand if you're a candidate for breast augmentation surgery.

Am I a Candidate for Breast Augmentation?

To really understand if you're a candidate you should talk to a plastic surgeon today. But here are simple general guidelines. Patients must be in good physical health: with regular exercise, and a proper diet. Cigarettes are general discouraged, and patients might be asked to quit. Patients need to be of normal weight, and under no pressure some somebody else for the procedure.

Cost of Breast Augmentation

The average cost of breast augmentation can range from $5,000 to $15,000 depending on the type of augmentation needed. Typically, the flat fee the physician charges is $3,500, but does not including the facility, anesthesia, implant or other fees.

The cost depends heavily on the type of surgery. Implants are bound to be more expensive, as the cost of the implant has to be factored in. The experience of the surgeon is another important piece of the puzzle.