Augmentation mammoplasty is another name that is used for breast augmentation but what is it actually? The surgical procedure in which the dimensions of the breasts are changes/enhanced by the use of breast implants is what we call breast augmentation. This may include improving the size or shape of the breast. The breast implants may be made up of either silicon, saline, or some other suitable material. More than 279,000 breast augmentations were performed in 2015 in the United States. Breast augmentation is mainly opted by females. It is done to enlarge naturally small breasts, restore breasts after a surgery, restore symmetry for asymmetrical breasts. Some breast augmentations are also done on mothers after pregnancy or breast feeding as the dimensions of the breast change after them. Breast augmentation is a cosmetic surgery most of the time. What is a cosmetic surgery? A surgery done for esthetic purposes.
Breast implants and breast augmentation surgery procedure
To reconstruct, augment, or reshape the breasts, something needs to be placed inside them. This something is what we call breast implant. The breast implants can be categorized according the material they are filled with. The implant filled with a sterile saline solution is called a saline implant. Saltwater is good example in this case. The amount of saline solution affects the shape, firmness, and feel of the breast. Silicone gel-implants, as the name implies, are filed with silicone gel. Alternative composite implants are filled with some other material than saline or silicon. It can be soy oil or polypropylene string.
The breast augmentation surgery procedure is performed by several institutes. Benefits of having
Breast augmentation at Yanhee Hospital
Breast augmentation in Yanhee hospital [เสริมหน้าอก ยันฮี, which is the term in Thai] is performed by skilled surgeons. They have over 17 specialists in the field of breast augmentation. You will get 5% discount if you book your breast augmentation surgery today. There will be 7 days of repeated appointments after the breast augmentation. Complete follow up and care will be provided by Yanhee Hospital.