breast implant

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Noun1.breast implant - an implant for cosmetic purposes to replace a breast that has been surgically removed
implant - a prosthesis placed permanently in tissue
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Allergan Medical, Inc, a global leader in the body aesthetics marketplace, is placing a new level of emphasis on assuring women considering breast augmentation are highly informed before their first consultation with a plastic surgeon by introducing The Natrelle([R]) Pre-Consultation Kit.
Many patients have concerns regarding the recuperation period for breast augmentation surgery.
Women's magazines have suggested the 19-year-old underwent breast augmentation after winning the Australian division and experts now back up the claim.
He has developed new techniques for use in clinical breast implant surgery that have made breast augmentation, enlargement and reconstruction procedures safer for patients.
As part of this service, patients can pay for their breast augmentation via credit and simply pay a low monthly payment with no up-front costs.
Randquist said while many women may think about breast augmentation, it is important to understand the risks involved.
In the current economy, many plastic surgeons are reporting a 62% decline in breast augmentation surgery, according to ASAPS, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Breast augmentation surgery has become one of the most popular cosmetic options for women across the United States in recent years.
Significantly positive results were achieved, clearly demonstrating the efficacy and safety of this simple, low-cost method to reduce pain within the first few days after breast augmentation.
Epstein's Center for Aesthetic Surgery concluded over a five-year study that 98 percent of patients undergoing breast augmentation achieve a 24-hour recovery and are able to return to normal activities within that time.
Rapaport examines this model with the patient during consultation, and performs breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction, or post-mastectomy breast reconstruction on the 3D model to visualize the expected result in advance of an actual surgical procedure.
However, those considering undergoing breast augmentation treatment in Reno, Nevada can now see and read about the proven success experienced through the team at Murphy Plastic Surgery.

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