Breast lift surgery in Kanpur, also called a mastopexy, removes excess skin in and around the breast that has been stretched during pregnancy or due to changes in weight.
Mastopexy and breast reduction are relatively similar to each other and lift and shape the breasts. Yet breast lift is more related to the appearance of the breast than breast reduction. The difference is that in lifting we mainly remove the skin.
Breast implants can also be used in conjunction with this procedure to achieve the desired result.
During the initial consultation, Dr. Amit Verma, a plastic surgeon in Kanpur, listens to your wishes and expectations. He evaluates your general condition and determines the best method to get the shape and look you want, based on your breast condition and skin tone.
He also explains the operation and answers your questions.
Asks questions about your health and illnesses and past operations.
You will be told which areas will improve with the surgery, what it might cost and how long it will take.
Preparation for Breast Lift Surgery in Kanpur
Is informed about the best way to prepare for the surgery. Sometimes we recommend that you have a mammogram.
On the day of surgery, the plastic surgeon in Kanpur photographs the area of operation. He also knows his anesthesiologist.
A sports bra will be worn, which you receive free of charge. The bra acts as a supportive dressing for the first few weeks after surgery.
The operation takes 2-3 hours
The operation takes two to three hours and takes place under general anesthesia. The incisions vary based on the size of the breasts before the operation and the final size obtained. An incision is made around the areola accompanied by a vertical incision. The Dr. Amit Verma frequently performs breast lifts with the vertical scar technique, a technique for reduced scars that allows for excellent size reduction with better shape, thus limiting the extent of the incisions.
After Breast Lift Surgery in Kanpur
After Breast Lift Surgery in Kanpur, the patient remains in recovery for about 2 to 3 hours for observation. If everything is normal, you can be discharged home on the day of the surgery about 5 to 6 hours after the surgery, as long as you have a suitable adult accompanying you for about 24 hours.
You can shower the day after the surgery.
There are always wide variations in how discomfort is felt but most of this discomfort can be controlled by prescribed medication. It passes gradually during the first few weeks after surgery.
You will come for a first follow-up visit on the 3rd and then on the 8th and 14th days.
After the discomfort in the first few days when we recommend light activities, most people can return to work in 1 to 2 weeks and start exercising in 1 month. The healing process is very individual.
Scars improve in several months to a year. Avoid sunbathing for the first six months
Most patients who undergo a mastopexy in Kanpur are satisfied with the size and shape of their breasts. But keep in mind that results vary from person to person due to differences in skin heritage and elasticity. So, it’s important that you have realistic expectations.
The breasts can remain lifted forever. Unfortunately, gravity continues to work, and the breast can fall out again over time. The remaining breast tissue continues to respond and can increase with weight gain, hormone intake, pregnancy, etc.
Breast reduction makes physical activities easier and allows the patient to enjoy their new appearance and ability to wear clothes in which they felt uncomfortable or unattractive prior to the Breast Lift Surgery in Kanpur