Breast Lift Surgery (Mastopexy)
A breast lift is performed to correct sagging breasts with low nipples and to increase firmness without reducing the size. The operation involves a rearrangement of the soft tissues, repositioning the nipple, and increasing firmness by tightening the skin covering. In some cases, this procedure may be combined with the use of an implant to enlarge the breast when readjustment of the normal tissue alone will not suffice.
What to expect from breast lift near West Bloomfield, MI:
|Anesthesia||Usually local with IV sedation|
|Length of Surgery||3 hours|
|In/Outpatient||Generally out-patient in our accredited on-site surgery center
|Recovery||Back to work: 1 to 2 weeks with arms restrictions. Strenuous activity: 3 to 6 weeks.|
|Fading of Scars||Several months to one year.|
|Duration of Results||Usually permanent although gravity, pregnancy, aging, and weight changes may cause new sagging.|
The risks involved with cosmetic surgery of the breasts:
No surgery is risk free, and that includes cosmetic surgery of the breasts, like a breast lift near West Bloomfield and Dearborn Although cosmetic surgery is an elective procedure, every patient must understand that these procedures are real surgical operations that involve the potential for complications. However, most cosmetic surgery procedures are categorized as low risk when performed in an accredited facility, by breast surgeons with the appropriate training and qualifications. The risk of complications from breast enhancement surgery can be minimized with a combination of the proper knowledge, skill and qualifications, sound surgical practices and by closely following your surgeon’s instructions on follow-up care during the recovery period.
With an established track record of over 70 years, board certified plastic surgeons, an accredited facility, and thousands of satisfied patients throughout Dearborn and Detroit, Michigan and the U.S., the Straith Clinic has earned a reputation for cosmetic surgery of the face and body. Call us today at 248-270-5272 or send us an email to schedule a consultation, during which you can discuss breast surgery procedures and tour our facility, including our in-site operating facility.