A Brief Overview of Breast Augmentation
Breast augmentation is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed at our Fort Worth, Southlake, and Keller offices, and in the United States as a whole. According to the National Plastic Surgery Statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, over 313,000 patients chose to undergo breast augmentation in 2018, making it the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure that year.
During a breast augmentation, your surgeon will carefully create incisions on the breast tissue and place an implant either above or below the chest muscle. The type of implant, location of the incisions, and implant placement used during your surgery will depend on your individual body, your personal preferences, and your ultimate goals.
In most cases, breast implant placement can be completed in about one hour at our on-site, fully accredited surgical center.
Breast Augmentation Can Address Various Concerns
Breast augmentation is a very personal choice, but patients who choose implants typically do so in order to: