Breast augmentation increases or restores your breast fullness & size.
Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. Breast augmentation has a long and successful track record for satisfying women desiring to enhance the size and shape of their breasts. This procedure can help create the look you want for your breasts. As such, if you are unhappy with the size or shape of your breasts, let Dr. Birely, a top breast augmentation Baltimore surgeon, give you the look you deserve.
What Is Breast Augmentation?
Clinically referred to as augmentation mammoplasty, a breast augmentation procedure increases the size and fullness of breasts. The breast augmentation is not to be confused with the breast lift, however. While a breast lift minimizes drooping, an augmentation improves size and shape. In order to create your specific look, silicone or saline breast implants are surgically placed to create fullness. The breast augmentation is a fantastic way to influence an hourglass shape in addition to making the breast more symmetrical. This is the ideal solution for redefining the breasts. Should you decide to undergo the procedure, you can rest easy knowing that Dr. Birely is one of the top providers of breast augmentation Baltimore has to offer.
Am I good Candidate for Breast Augmentation?
If you are dissatisfied with your breast size, breast augmentation is a choice to consider. It is important that women choosing breast augmentation are healthy and prepared for cosmetic surgery. Candidates have realistic expectations for their image. Whether their expectations include a larger breast volume or defined shape, these women are desiring changes that breast augmentation can deliver. Candidates experiencing unsymmetrical proportions or bottom heavy appearances can benefit from breast augmentation.
Breast Augmentation Baltimore
WHAT TO EXPECT
The results of our Baltimore breast augmentation surgery are long-lasting. You will find it easier to wear certain styles of clothing and swimwear. Many women who have had breast augmentation have a boost in self-confidence. Dr. Birely will take careful steps during your procedure to help ensure you achieve your desired results.
These steps may include:
Helping you choose the right size implant
Making incisions in natural crease lines or more desirable regions
Placing the implant in a way to achieve the best results
As every woman has different expectations, every breast augmentation will deliver unique results. No two bodies are alike. Your results will depend on your preconceived desires and the realistic improvement capabilities of a breast augmentation procedure. As with every breast augmentation Baltimore candidate, your consultation, before your procedure, will provide a more detailed image of your final outcome.
Benefits Of A Baltimore Breast Augmentation
The aesthetic and psychological benefits of breast augmentation are no secret. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reports that breast augmentation surgery was performed 290,000 times in a recent year. Women choose to have this cosmetic surgery for a number of reasons. The following are among the most common reasons:
BREASTS TOO SMALL
In some cases, a woman’s breasts fail to develop after puberty. This condition is not uncommon. Many women are unhappy with the size of their breasts and feel that having larger breasts would enhance their overall appearance and sensuality.
Breasts that are too small in proportion to the rest of the body limit clothing choices, detract from the symmetry of the silhouette, and affect a woman’s confidence and sense of feminine appeal. This aesthetic problem can be corrected with breast augmentation to enhance the size and shape of the breasts for a more attractive body contour.
BOOST IN SELF-ESTEEM
Women who are unhappy with body shape typically experience a tremendous boost in self-confidence after a breast augmentation in Baltimore. Full, shapely breasts do more than enhance a woman’s appearance; self-esteem and self-confidence can skyrocket. As reported by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), researchers in a study published in the society’s official medical journal found that 92% of the women involved reported they experienced improved self-esteem after breast augmentation surgery. It is with that in mind that Dr. Birely assists with, not only a boost in bust size but also a boost in a patient's self-esteem as well.
For some women, one breast develops differently than the other. Many women have one breast larger than the other, with greater or lesser degrees of asymmetry. This can be a concerning issue when the difference in size is noticeable. Breast asymmetry, when it is significant, can be a real problem, and quite likely a source of embarrassment. It can make a women feel self-conscious in revealing clothing or in intimate situations. Breast augmentation can correct the problem by increasing the size of the smaller breast to create a beautiful, balanced symmetry.
SIGNIFICANT WEIGHT LOSS
If you are carrying extra weight, losing the excess is one of the best things you can do for both your health – and your appearance. Unfortunately, when you lose a significant amount of weight, you also lose it in the breasts. In fact, for many women, the breasts are the first area of the body to shrink.
After working hard to reach your ideal weight, it may not seem like a reward to have your “assets” looking droopy and deflated. Dr. Brent Birely performs breast augmentation in Baltimore, Maryland with precision and skill to restore the fullness and shape of your breasts after a significant weight loss.
PREGNANCY AND BREASTFEEDING
Becoming a mother is an amazing experience that most mothers wouldn’t trade for the world. It is generally agreed that breastfeeding gives an infant the best possible start for a healthier life. Sadly, many women discover when childbirth and breastfeeding are done, once perky breasts have lost volume and appear flatter and often droop and sag.
Weight gain during pregnancy and the flow of milk when a mother is nursing stretches the skin and tissues of the breasts. When the milk-producing structures shrink to their pre-pregnancy size, some women are left breasts that appear stretched out, deflated appearance. Breast augmentation in Baltimore can provide a solution to this cosmetic problem.
EFFECTS OF AGING
Like the rest of the body, time can take a heavy toll on the breasts. As we age, the tissues and structures begin to change due to a decline in reproductive hormone levels. Reduction in estrogen levels can cause the skin and connective tissues of the breasts to lose the elasticity and supple quality of youth. The breasts lose firmness and fullness, and can begin to develop a loose, stretched appearance. Dense breast tissue is replaced with fatty tissue as we grow older. Many older women find that their cup size is not as large as it was in their younger days.
BETTER FITTING CLOTHES
Most brands of women’s clothing have been designed to fit a person who wears a C cup bra. A woman who is an A or B cup may have a challenge finding clothes to fit. Having smaller breasts can limit your fashion choices, or rule out lower-cut styles designed to reveal cleavage. Women want breast augmentation for many personal reasons. The study published by ASPS found that 98% of women who have this procedure were very satisfied with their results. Dr. Brent Birely is a board-certified plastic surgeon with more than 20 years of experience in performing some of the best breast augmentation Baltimore has, with an uncommon level of artistry and skill to produce some of the most natural looking results.Sources: ASPS: Plastic Surgery Statistics Report 2016 ASPS: Breast Augmentation Patients Report High Satisfaction Rates
The Most Important Decision You’ll Make About Breast Augmentation
It’s easy to get lost in the medical, personal, financial and aesthetic questions about breast augmentation surgery. However, there’s one decision that’s more important than any other decision that you will make: choosing the right surgeon for your procedure.
Popular Breast Augmentation Surgery
Breast augmentation is a very popular cosmetic procedure. Whenever there is a strong market for a procedure, many medical professionals decide to offer the service. Medical doctors who do not have extensive training in cosmetic procedures can legally offer many surgical procedures, including breast augmentation.
If you know how distinguish the true professionals amongst a busy field, you can avoid serious disappointment.
Breast Augmentation You Can Trust
If you’re considering breast augmentation, it’s likely that you are in a vulnerable position. You’re touching on a personal issue that is deeply important to you. You don’t want to be “sold”-- you want to know that you’ve found a board-certified plastic surgeon who cares about you and who will not let you down.
Advanced Skills and Experience
Dr. Birely is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with decades of experience. His skill and professional standing are reflected in his affiliations with hospitals in the Baltimore area, including MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center and the Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
Minimizing Breast Surgery Complications
Any surgery involves the possibility of complications, and an accomplished plastic surgeon such as Dr. Birely can reduce risks in several ways.
This starts with fully understanding your current medical condition as well as your aesthetic goals for breast appearance in shape, size, and projection. When the day for your procedure arrives, you can be confident that the highest standards of safety and the most advanced surgical techniques will be employed.
You can have confidence that Dr. Birely will be focused on achieving your individual aesthetic goals. The “complication” of having to undergo revision surgery after a primary surgery was executed imprecisely is not a risk worth taking.
Trust Your Senses
A consultation with Dr. Birely is the most powerful way to discover what he and his staff have to offer. You’ll have an opportunity to view examples of patients with body issues similar to yours, and to speak with some of his patients.
The comfort and confidence you can have when in the presence of a true medical professional is unmistakable. Start your journey to beautiful, firm, plump, and natural-looking breasts confident that you are being treated by a plastic surgeon you can trust.
How Long is Breast Augmentation Recovery?
Following your Baltimore breast implant procedure, your new look will be immediately visible. However, you will likely experience soreness and swelling for a few weeks. Exercise and normal activity can resume at the direction of Dr. Birely. Over time, post-surgical swelling will decrease and incision lines will fade.
You will be given specific instructions that may include, how to care for your breasts and promote healing, medications to alleviate any discomfort, and when to follow-up with Dr. Birely. Sometime women are also given or instructed to buy specific bras. A comfortable and supportive bra, worn for the first two weeks after an operation, can aid the healing process. After following recovery instructions, you can begin enjoying your new, more proportioned appearance within four to six weeks.