Breast Augmentation Dallas

By • on June 25, 2010 • Filed under: Dallas Breast Augmentation, Dallas Plastic Surgery

Breast Augmentation Dallas

Breast Augmentation Dallas


Breast augmentation is a plastic surgery procedure to alter the size and shape of a woman’s breasts. Also known as augmentation mammoplasty, breast augmentation has been a growing area of plastic surgery every year for the past 10 years.

There are some options to consider when breast augmentation Dallas make sure you understand what all of your options are for breast augmentation and what size you fits your body.

What is Breast Augmentation

The vast majority of breast augmentation procedures today use silicone or saline breast implants. You have options in implant size and type of procedure based on your individual needs.

Types of Breast Augmentation

  • Inframammary – This breast augmentation procedure goes under the the breast or in the infra-mammary fold. This procedure is often the preferred technique for silicone gel implants due to the longer incisions required.
  • Transaxillary – With this procedure the incision is placed in the armpit allowing for no visible scars on the breast. This surgery is often preferred because of the lack of visible scarring.
  • Transumbilical (TUBA) – Similar to the transaxillary TUBA leaves minimal scarring. The incision is placed in the navel area. This procedure does make breast implant placement more difficult. An endoscope (small lighted video camera) may be used but not always.
  • Transabdominoplasty (TABA) – procedure similar to TUBA, where the implants are tunneled up from the abdomen while a patient is simultaneously undergoing an abdominoplasty procedure.

Revision Breast Augmentation

There are many reasons for revision breast augmentation, but mainly this procedure is performed when you are not happy with some aspect of the look and/or feel of your new breasts. Revision breast augmentation can be more complicated than primary breast augmentation, will likely cost more and may entail a more involved recovery. Find out more about revision breast augmentation now.

Remember to talk to your doctor about which breast augmentation procedure will be right for you and know what the recovery time will be. Each procedure will require different recovery times and post surgery requirements.

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