Top Questions To Ask Before You Get Breast Implants

Thinking of a getting a new look in 2015 with breast implants? Breast implants can improve a woman’s breast shape and size, breast proportions, body contours and proportions, and even self-confidence and the way that clothes fit. Even with all the benefits, we want all of our patients to be completely informed before making this life-changing decision. There are some questions that we field almost daily that we want to share with potential patients. breast implants charleston sc

Breast Implants FAQ

What Type Of Implants Do You Use?

We use silicone or saline implants, depending on the patients needs and expectations.

Will My Breast Implants Look and Feel Like Natural Breasts?

Most of our patients feel that silicone implants feel more like natural breasts than saline implants. Dr. O’Neill strives for the best augmentation procedure with natural looking and feeling results. View some before and after images of Dr. O’Neill’s patients in our before and after breast implant image gallery.

What Are Common Complications Associated With Breast Implants?

Typically, patients may be concerned with:

  • breast pain
  • changes or loss in breast/nipple sensation (temporary or permanent)
  • implant rupture
  • scar tissue

How Much Do Breast Implants Cost?

Costs are a huge factor of any plastic surgery procedure. They include surgeon’s fees, hospital costs, anesthesia fees, and more. Plasticsurgery.org cites that the average of cost is around $4,000, but it can vary depending on the your personal details and other costs listed.

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Scheduling a Consultation For Breast Implants

You may have other questions depending on your unique situation, like if your family has a history of breast cancer, concerns about pregnancy and breastfeeding, if you have another medical condition, or if you want to combine procedures with something else. Use these questions as a guide to think about other things you care about to ask during your breast implant consultation with Dr. O’Neill. To learn more about breast implants and to ask your own questions, schedule a consultation at our Charleston, SC plastic surgery clinic, conveniently located on Daniel Island. Call now at 843-881-2130 or contact us online.