Video: New method in Plastic Surgery
The patient is undertaking abdominoplasty and simultaneously is increasing breast with placement of silicone prostheses. All this is made through a single, lower abdomen incision. Aimed at women who want to increase the size of their breasts or remodel ’empty’ and ptotic breasts and at the same time get rid of the skin and fat excess of the abdomen. The main advantage is that there are no incisions, and therefore scarring in the breasts
Excision of excess skin and fat is done from the navel to the pubic symphysis under general anesthesia. From the same incision the breast prosthesis are properly placed. The one and only scar remaining after the operation is the one of the abdominoplasty, which is slightly above the pubic hair. The patient remains in hospital for 1 or 2 nights. Then the drains are removed and the patient can continue recovery at home.
Postoperative pain is completely controlled by common painkillers. The recovery time will be 7 to 30 days and after that the patient can return to work. Side effects and complications are rare and can be addressed as they arise. For 3-4 weeks it is advisable to wear a medical corset and bra ,and avoid physical exertion. The results of this technique are impressive, and the index of satisfaction of women are very high.