Breast surgery has fast become one of the most popular types of cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures. Before you make the decision to undergo breast surgery, make sure you are fully informed of any risks, estimated recovery time and appropriate costs. Find information on some of the most popular breast enhancement surgery procedures including:
Breast augmentation, also referred to as breast enlargement, is a cosmetic procedure to increase the size of a women’s chest through the use of breast implants. Common reasons for breast augmentation surgery include women discontent with their chest due to disproportioned breast size. Learn more about breast augmentation surgery.
Breast Reduction is a cosmetic breast enhancement procedure for women dissatisfied with the size of their chest. Breast reduction surgery is also available for men, known as gynecomastia. Common reasons for breast reduction surgery include back pain, neck problems and psychological reasons. Learn more about breast reduction surgery.
Breast lift surgery is a cosmetic procedure performed during a breast augmentation to reconstruct, rejuvenate and enhancement a women’s chest. Common reasons for breast lifts include pregnancy, weight loss and aging. Learn more about breast lift surgery.
Breast implant surgery is a cosmetic procedure to enhance the shape and size of a women’s chest. Performed simultaneously with a breast lift, breast implants are one the most popular breast enlargement surgery procedures and is now one of the most refined and satisfactory procedures compared to a few years ago.
[page updated December 2008]