Breast Surgery Q&A time – Dr Dona answers all your questions

Uncategorized |  Dr Eddy Dona

Mon 18th May 2020

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Dr Dona answers all your questions on breast surgery, including:

  • How much does breast implant surgery cost?
  • Are silicone or saline implants better?
  • Round or teardrop implants – what’s better?
  • Do breast implants need to be changed every 10 years?
  • Which patients get the best long term results after breast implant surgery?
  • What implant pocket is best? Under or over the muscle?
  • What is a dual plane pocket?
  • What’s recovery like after breast implant surgery?
  • Will you have drains in after breast implant surgery?
  • How painful is breast implant surgery?
  • When can you drive after breast implant surgery?
  • When can you go back to work after breast enhancement surgery?
  • When can you exercise and go back to the gym after breast enhancement surgery?
  • What post-op appointments do you need after breast enhancement surgery?
  • When will most of the swelling be gone after breast surgery?
  • When can you get fitted for new bras and clothing after breast enhancement surgery?
  • Are implants fragile? Can you treat your breasts normally and do normal sporting activities after breast implant surgery?
  • Do you have to wear a bra after breast implant surgery?
  • Can you experience long term pain after breast surgery?
  • Can you breast feed after breast implant surgery?
  • Will the implants affect your breast milk?
  • Should you have breast implants before at after having children?
  • Will pregnancy and/or breastfeeding change your breasts and will you need surgery afterwards?
  • What can you do to ensure your breast implant results last as long as possible?
  • Will nipple sensation change after breast enhancement surgery?
  • Do breast implants cause breast cancer?
  • Can you still perform breast self examination after having breast implants?
  • Will breast implants make it more difficult for you to feel any changes in your breasts during self examination?
  • Can you still undergo normal breast cancer screening (ultrasounds and mammograms) after breast implant surgery?
  • Do you need to wear a bra when sleeping after breast implant surgery?
  • Will nipple areolar size increase after breast implant surgery?
  • If you have large areolars should they be reduced in size when having breast implant surgery?
  • What is a scarless breast lift?
  • What are the different types of breast lifts?
  • What happens if your implants pockets are too big and the implant moves around too much?
  • Do we treat interstate patients?
  • Can fuller figured women have breast implant surgery?
  • How long do you have to wait if you wanted more surgery to change your implants?
  • Is fat transfer surgery an option for breast enhancement?
  • Why are breast implants better than fat transfers for enhancing breasts?
  • Can you have fat transfers to the breasts that already have implants?
  • Can you breast feed after breast lift or breast reduction surgery?
  • What is capsular contracture?
  • What is the rare cancer associated with some implants – ALCL?
  • Should you get implants if you suffer from multiple allergies?
  • What is Breast Implant Illness?