Breast Augmentation, Breast Augmentation, Arcadia Plastic Surgeon Dr George Sun

Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation inserts implants to create a natural appearance of fuller breasts in both standing and supine positions.

One time treatment
Greater size than fat injection
Longer lasting that fat
Easy to reverse
Quicker to perform than fat
Similar cost to fat injection

Underdeveloped breasts
Shrunken breast due to pregnancy and breast-feeding
Mild breast sagginess

1. Patients with realistic expectations
2. Patients in good, healthy conditions

1. Patients with unrealistic expectations
2. Patients with low blood sugar, dehydration, acute disease, autoimmune disorder, blood disorder, cancer, or on bleeding thinning medications.

Depending on individual, implants may be inserted via one of the following approaches: nipple, armpit, below-the-breast, or belly button incision. Soft saline or silicone implants are placed under the breast tissues to enhance the size and shape of the natural breasts.
The treatment takes about one hour in an outpatient surgery center.

General anesthesia is required.

1. Fuller breasts
2. More lifted breasts
3. Improved breast shape and size

The results are seen immediately.

Results last decades. Implants require replacement when deflated or capsulated.

No additional maintenance is required.
Healthy eating and exercise are helpful to enhance results.
Further treatment may be recommended to further results.

Recovery lasts one week.
Temporary swelling, soreness, and mild bruising are expected.
Prescription pain medications may be needed.
Most people return to work and activities in one week.

Cost of treatment options ranges from three to five digits. An in-person consultation with your specialist physician will help to determine the best suitable solution to your own individual needs.