Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic plastic surgery in the country. Despite its popularity, most women lack the information needed to make an informed decision regarding their bodies. If you are thinking about getting breast implants, here are some questions you should ask at your initial breast augmentation consultation.
Start your meeting with your surgeon by asking these key questions:
It is essential to ensure that a plastic surgeon who has been certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery performs your breast augmentation. Experience and proper training make all the difference. You may want to ask the following:
Breast implants made of saline and silicone come in various shapes and sizes, and it is important to know what type of implant your surgeon will use. Ask your surgeon:
You already have an idea what size breasts you want. However, your surgeon will be able to guide you to the right-sized implant based on what you discuss at the consultation. Before your consultation, answer these questions for yourself:
Cosmetic plastic surgery is a serious procedure. During the consultation, ask the surgeon questions about the operation. It is important to learn how the surgeon will perform your breast augmentation and what to expect. The more you choose to discover about the actual procedure, the more comfortable you can feel when the time comes. Get started with these questions about the procedure:
The recovery process is sure to be on your mind before getting your new breast implants. Women commonly want to know when they can resume normal activities. The best thing to do is make a checklist with all your concerns about recovering from breast augmentation surgery. Common questions about recovery include:
Finally, you need to know how you will pay for your breast augmentation. You should consult your surgeon regarding the following issues:
This list is by no means exhaustive. You probably have some questions to ask the surgeon at your breast augmentation consultation. Dr. Layton is prepared to answer any of your questions and ensure that you feel ready to undergo this procedure. Make your checklist and contact us today to schedule a private consultation to discuss your new breast implants.
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