Breast Lift Boston
Time can take a toll on one’s breasts. Many women note with time, after pregnancies, or after weight loss that their breasts have sagged. Often this can mean a loss of fullness in the upper part of the breast with a loss of cleavage. Stretch marks may hasten this. Weight loss is a wonderful thing for your waist but the accompanying loss of fatty tissue in the breasts may send them southwards. A breast lift, also known as mastopexy, can be performed to address these issues and restore the appearance of the breasts.
What is a Breast Lift?
Breast lift procedures are designed to raise the breast up and improve the contour and shape. I use several different techniques for breast lifting, the choice depends on many factors including one’s anatomy, volume of the breast and one’s potential for scarring. All breast lifting techniques require incisions and resulting scars vary significantly amongst individuals. It is very independent as to what your scars may look like. Fortunately, all scars fade with time. Many times, a breast lift with implants may performed in order to achieve better volume overall and especially in the upper part of the breast. A breast reduction and lift is another common combination. Dr. Volpe can let you know if a breast augmentation with lift or a breast lift without implants is the best choice for you.
* Individual results may vary.
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Other Options for Breast Enhancement
There are a number of other sub techniques that I utilize other than implants that can help improve the fullness in the upper part of the breast. This includes a dermal internal bra technique, auto augmentation or sometimes even fat transfers. These may be good alternative techniques for those who wish to avoid use of an implant although implants in many cases provide superior shaping.
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Breast Lift Options
The three most common type of breast lifting techniques have esoteric medical names such as modified Wise pattern, vertical mastopexy or periareolar technique but fortunately the lay terms are easier to remember- anchor lift, lollipop lift or doughnut lift. These names refer to the type of scars associated. The last type mentioned, a doughnut lift, is almost always done with an implant. At your consultation, we will discuss which technique is best suited for you and Dr. Volpe can address any questions you may have about the surgery, the cost of breast lift surgery, financing options, and the recovery process.
Breast Lift Recovery
As with all plastic surgeries, there is healing involved and we would discuss the various phases of healing. You may see substantial results within only two weeks after your surgery but it may be several months before final shaping occurs. Please give a call or send an email if you wish further information.
Schedule A Consultation
Contact Dr Volpe Plastic Surgery Boston at CosmeticSurgeryExperts.com today to schedule a consultation in our Newton or Back Bay offices for your breast lift. We are here to provide you with the attentive excellent care you need throughout the entire process and we are dedicated to providing you with the more attractive-looking breasts you want.