Breast Augmentation in Denver CO area
Breast augmentation enlarges breast size through the surgical placement of saline or silicone gel implants. In Denver, CO women choose board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Mouchantat when they wish to undergo breast augmentation surgery.
Some of the recognized benefits of breast augmentation include:
- Increased breast size
- Improved breast symmetry and proportion
- More feminine appearance and self-confidence
What Is Breast Augmentation?
Breast augmentation increases the size and projection of breasts through the use of implants. Many options are available to you if you choose to undergo breast augmentation, as millions of American women have done.
Aside from increasing the size and projection of your breasts, the surgery can also correct breast asymmetry, restore lost breast fullness, and resolve issues such as tuberous breast syndrome.
Breast Augmentation Options
When you undergo breast augmentation with plastic surgeon Dr. Mouchantat in Denver, CO he will discuss the many options you have as a part of your consultation. These options may include:
- Implant Type: Saline or silicone implants are used and both have associated pros and cons. Dr. Mouchantat can guide you through the differences and help you choose the implant type that is right for you.
- Implant Size: Depending on your surgical goals, the size of your implant may vary.
- Incision Location: Incisions may be made in the breast crease, near the armpit, or around the areola.
Additional options include implant shape, texture, profile, placement and diameter. During your consultation, Dr. Mouchantat will explain how all of these options can affect your surgical outcome.
The Breast Augmentation Procedure
During breast augmentation surgery, you will be under general anesthesia for one to two hours. Based on decisions made in your consultation, the doctor will make the incisions and insert the implant under the breast tissue, centered below the nipple. The surgical incisions will be closed with sutures and then covered.
Shown above are the three most common incision locations for breast augmentation.
Breast Augmentation Aftercare
Following your breast augmentation in Denver, Colorado, you will feel some discomfort and need to wear a special bra to aid in healing. You will be able to walk the next day, but you should expect up to two weeks for recovery. Your sutures will be absorbable and hidden under the skin.
Learn More About Breast Augmentation in Denver
Are you interested in breast augmentation? The best way to learn about this popular procedure is a consultation with Denver plastic surgeon Richard Mouchantat. We encourage you to schedule a consultation today to learn more. You may also wish to view the following resources for breast surgery:
For more information on breast augmentation, give our office a call to set up your consultation with Denver board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Mouchantat when you happen to be in Denver or the surrounding neighborhood. Our service areas include: Denver, Lakewood, Centennial, Colorado Springs, Arvada, Parker, Aurora, Littleton, Highlands Ranch, Thornton, Wheat Ridge, Ken Caryl, Boulder & Westminster Colorado.