Cosmetic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation in Charleston, SC

Consultation With Charleston Plastic Surgeon Dr. O’Neill

What should I expect during my consultation?

Breast augmentation surgery is a very common procedure performed by local surgeon, Dr. Patrick O’Neill. It is crucial that you obtain information about every aspect of the surgery and develop a trusting relationship with Dr. O’Neill and his staff. Our goal is to develop this relationship so that all of your expectations and body image goals are exceeded!

Breast Augmentation Charleston SCYou will be asked about your medical history, social habits, expectations, and existing knowledge about the procedure during your initial consultation. The success of your surgery and your personal safety depend very much on your complete candidness during your consultation.

Remember: your greatest ally in the process is the knowledge and experience of your plastic surgeon. Charleston has an array of options for both doctor and price range, but you should pick a doctor that above all has your best interests in mind and you feel comfortable with.

You should be prepared to discuss:

  • Why you want breast implants
  • Your expectations
  • Desired cosmetic outcome
  • Medical conditions, drug allergies and medical treatments
  • Use of current medications, vitamins, herbal supplements, alcohol, tobacco and drugs
  • Previous surgeries
  • Family history of breast cancer and results of any mammograms or previous biopsies

Dr. O’Neill may also:

  • Evaluate your general health status and any pre-existing health conditions or risk factors
  • Examine your breasts, and may take detailed measurements of their size and shape, skin quality, placement of your nipples
  • Take photographs for your medical record
  • Discuss your options and recommend a course of treatment
  • Discuss likely outcomes of breast augmentation and any risks or potential complications
  • Discuss the use of anesthesia during your breast augmentation


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Make An Appointment in Charleston, SC

Dr. O’Neill performs breast implant surgery in his clinic conveniently located in Charleston, South Carolina on Daniel Island. Learn more about your options and discuss any questions you may have with a consultation. Call today at 843-881-2130 or contact us online.

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A picture of Patrick J. O’Neill, MD wearing his doctor attire.

About the Author

Upon completing medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC, Dr. O’Neill completed nine years of residency training. These nine years included a full general surgery and a plastic surgery residency, both at the Medical University of South Carolina, and a hand and microsurgery fellowship at the Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery. Dr. O’Neill has extensive certifications, training, skills, and knowledge that make him a successful physician who can carry out your next plastic surgery procedure. His expertise and technique will result in the beautiful and natural look you desire post surgery.

Board Certified:
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Sub-Certification in Hand and Microsurgery

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