Best candidate: patient with small breasts without significant skin laxity or breast ptosis. Best results by breast augmentation by 1-1,5 bra cup size (e.g. from A to B). Maximal change is by 2 bra cup sizes (e.g. from A to C).
Necessary results of blood tests and other examinations: blood group, blood morphology and SR (sedimentation rate), coagulogram (APTT, INR), serum glucose and electrolytes levels, urine analysis, HBs, HCV and HIV. breast USG (not older than from previous year).
Examination except for breast USG can be carried out on arrival to Poland and their cost is then included in the procedure price. It should be, however, remembered that bad tests results can exclude surgery. The clinic is not held responsible for such a situation and does not return costs of a trip and stay in such cases.
Type of anaesthesia: general
Length of procedure: 1.5-2 hours
Stay in the clinic: 1 day (to 11 am the next day after the day of surgery) Post-surgery checkups and possible suture removal: Post-surgery checkups – 3 day after surgery and prior to departure for Poland. Sutures removal after 7 days but it is possible to use absorbable sutures for skin closure without need to remove them.
Type of discomfort and limitations in normal vital activity during stay in Poland: certain pain ailments, which recede gradually within a few days are typical. As a rule patients can function normally taking non-narcotic pain killing medicines. During the first 7 days (day and night) special pressure bra should be worn. Wound area drenching (shower) is possible after 3 days after first post-surgery checkup.
Minimal stay in Poland: 7 days. 5 days after surgery and a consultation 2 days before surgery. Type and size of prosthesis are always selected individually during consultations. Depending on the choice made its delivery to the clinic can take up to 48 hours. In case prosthesis types and sizes are more frequently applied, it is possible to deliver them within a few hours.
Back to work: within about 7 days
Results: permanent but may be impaired by future weight gains and losses and breast feeding. Possible implant replacement in the future.