Dr. Salloum may lift and reshape sagging breasts by removing excess skin and repositioning remaining tissue and nipples. Dr. Salloum favors the state-of-the-art short scar lift, which limits the size of the incision and scar compared to the traditional approach to this procedure.
1 to 3 hours.
Local with sedation or general.
Usually outpatient but sometimes inpatient.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Temporary bruising, swelling, discomfort, numbness and dryness of breast skin.
Back to in 1 week or more. Resume most strenuous activities in 1 month. Fading of scars in several months to a year work in.
All surgical procedures involve specific risks. Dr. Salloum will discuss this with you at the time of consultation.
Variable. Pregnancy, aging, weight changes and other natural factors may cause new sagging. Results may be lengthened or enhanced when breast implants are inserted as part of the procedure.