Breast Augmentation, also called breast implants or mammoplasty, is one of the most common surgical procedures that Dr. Sheila Nazarian, your Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, performs in Nazarian Plastic Surgery. It is commonly used to give more fullness and a slight lift to the breasts. There are multiple ways to perform this procedure. However, some methods are safer than others and Dr. Nazarian can further elucidate this for you at your consultation. For breast enlargement, FDA-approved saline or silicone gel implants are used.
Types of Breast Implants
There are different types of breast implants used to enlarge breasts. Dr. Nazarian can help you decide which options work best for your particular type of body in an one-on-one plastic surgery consultation at her Beverly Hills office.
Silicone- Form stable, shaped, gummy bear, round, textured and smooth
Saline- Textured and smooth
Fat- Natural, soft and smooth
Types of Breast Augmentation Incisions
The types of breast augmentation incisions contribute to the successful outcome of breast augmentation procedures. To reduce any visible scars and to achieve the most natural looking results, Dr. Nazarian utilizes small incisions placed either beneath the breast in the natural skin fold or along the edge of the areola where they are less obvious.
Incision underneath the breast (inframammary augmentation)
Incision on lower half of the areola (periareolar augmentation)
Incision through the armpit (axillary augmentation)
Incision through the belly button (umbilical augmentation)
Undergoing breast augmentation is a major decision. Dr. Nazarian is available to discuss and answer some of the questions you may have regarding breast augmentation, explain all available options, the risks involved, the alternatives, and key benefits so that you can both come to a personalized decision about your custom breast augmentation.
Breast Augmentation Procedure
Breast augmentation surgical procedure typically lasts around 2 to 3 hours. Dr. Nazarian’s goal is to achieve a natural, attractive look. As a woman, she understands what women want. She will optimize the size and shape for each individual as this surgery requires skill and an understanding of shape and scale.
For more information on Breast Augmentation or to find out if it’s the right procedure for you, call Nazarian Plastic Surgery at (310) 773-3039 or Request a Consultation »
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Dr.Sheila Nazarian is the best plastic surgeon overall. I have never met such a nice, professsional and humble doctor like her.I had breast augmentation 5 days ago and I’m feeling great.Wow what a great experience with Dr . Nazarian. She is wonderful and very caring thru the whole process. Thanks Dr.for changing my appearance and helping me with every question I had. I totally recommend her to anyone who is looking for an excellent Dr. If I would of known about her before, I would of done this procedure years ago.This is my first time writing a review, but I had to share this experience because I know there are people looking for a good Dr they can trust. I am truly very happy with Dr . Nazarian. Again thank you very much for doing such a great job.
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