As a Los Angeles breast enlargement surgeon specialist, Dr. Grigoryants offers this procedure to patients in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Breast enlargement is performed to increase the size of breasts, restore breast volume which may have diminished following pregnancy, or improve breast asymmetry. In some patients who developed breast sagging (ptosis), a breast lift may be required. Dr. Grigoryants uses both silicone (cohesive gel) and saline implants
During your consultation with your breast enlargement surgeon, you will be able to estimate what volume you desire using standard volume breast implants. The final volume will be determined based on your desired volume and your chest/body anatomy. Our goal is to create enhanced and naturally appearing breasts
What kind of breast implants do you use for breast enlargement in Los Angeles?
Most Los Angeles breast enlargement surgeon specialists use smooth saline-filled or silicone gel implants. Saline is salt water, which is what most of human body is made of. Therefore, saline is harmless. Silicone breast implants have been recently approved by FDA for breast augmentation as well. Breast implants used for breast enlargement have different widths and amount of projection. You breast surgeon will discuss the different types of Los Angeles breast enlargement implants with you and choose the type that will produce the desired cosmetic result.
How is Los Angeles breast enlargement performed?
For Los Angeles Breast enlargement we place a small incision under the breast, around the areolar (pigmented circle around the nipple), or in the armpit. The choice of the incision will be discussed with you and will depend on your preference and your anatomy. A pocked is created under the muscle where an implant is then placed. In most patients we use general anesthesia for breast enlargement. However, local analgesia and sedation can be used in some patients.
What is recovery like following Los Angeles breast enlargement?
Your initial discomfort will be controlled using pain medications. You will wear a support bra for several weeks
Most Los Angeles breast enlargement surgeon specialists use absorbable sutures that do not need to be removed. Most swelling will resolve within several weeks. You will be able to start performing more vigorous exercises with your arms in about 4 weeks after surgery. Within several months the breasts will soften and improve in appearance.