Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation Surgery in Thailand

Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation (Mammoplasty)

Breast augmentation, technically known as augmentation mammoplasty, is a surgical procedure to enhance the size and shape of a woman’s breast using saline-filled or Cohesive Silicone Gel implants. By inserting an implant behind each breast.

Surgeons are able to increase a woman’s bust line by one or more bra cup sizes.  It may also be done to balance asymmetry that may result from post mastectomy reconstruction.

Therefore, Breast Augmentation can enhance your breast size and shape, and give you the more proportional figure that you always wanted.

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved both types of breast implants after determining that each are safe and effective options for women undergoing breast augmentation, reconstruction or revision surgery.

We are only selecting Mentor or Allergan’s product for breast implant.  Tear drop and Natrelle implant, these are special requests.

Best Candidates for Breast Augmentation

You may have been happy with your breasts in the past but feel that they look different now.  Often, after weight loss, childbirth or as a result of aging, the breasts lose volume and their shape changes.

- Women who are physically healthy and emotionally stable with realistic expectations as to what the surgery can and cannot do

- Women who feel their breast size is too small

- Women who want a balanced pair of breasts

- Weight loss has changed the size and shape of your breasts

- Clothes that fit well around your hips are often too large at the bust line

- Woman who feel self-conscious wearing a swimsuit or form-fitting top

- Must be over 18 year old with good health condition

 

Breast augmentation incision and placement options

The surgeon will be the best guide when it come to the pros and cons of the incision site.  But specifically recommended for a few facts:

- Nipple (periareolar)

- Breast fold (under breast)

- Armpit (axillary)

 

   

 

   

 

 

Mammoplasty

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The package’s inclusive breast with implants in Thailand

- Accommodation for 1 night in hospital private room after surgery

- Operating Room Charges: OR Room Use, Recovery Room, Scrub & Circulate Nurse

- Regular menu food charges

- Cohesive Gel implant approved by FDA

- Laboratory Testing: necessary for the procedure as CBC, EKG, UA, Anti HIV, Chest X-Ray

(If age over 45 need to check Cardiology.  An extra charge 100 USD)

- Medical Equipments and Medical Supplies

- General Anesthesia – Pre Anesthetic Drugs, Anesthesia and Medical Gas (Oxygen, Nitrous Oxide)

- Medical Treatments

- Doctor fees

- Anesthesia fees

- Nursing services

- Take home medication and supplies

- Post op cares

- Transportation pick up

 

Service Accommodation

- Transportation pick up from airport –hotel-clinic-airport  as well as follow up period (optional)

- Mobile service during recovery with local number.  People can get in touch with you.

- Hotel reservation at least 1 km from Preecha Aesthetic Institute

- Touring services

- Interpreter services  with any language

- Free WI-FI Internet

 

Type of Anesthesia breast augmentation: General Anesthesia

 

Preparation – breast augmentation preparation

- Inform us about any allergies, any serious medical condition(s), and all medications you are

taking (both prescription and non-prescription).

- No Aspirin 2 weeks before surgery.

- Stop vitamin E Oil 1 day before surgery.

- Stop smoking 2 days and a month after surgery.

- Purchase a “post-op” bra (Sport bra) to support prior after surgery, the bra may or may not have been applied.

- Tell doctor if you have any serious medical condition(s).

- Stop meal and water starting from midnight before surgery.

- Plan to be in Thailand at least 5-7 days after surgery.

 

The surgical Procedure – breast augmentation operation

The breast implant can be placed either sub-muscular or sub-glandular.  During consultation, the surgeon will be discuss and take a look at the benefits of each implant placement option.

The surgeon can recommend the approach best suited to your body type and goals.

The procedure technique will be discussed during consultation as well as implants locate under armpits, nipples or under breasts.

 

Postoperative Recovery – breast augmentation recovery

The objective of augmentation mammo plasty, breast augmentation, breast implant is breasts to look fuller and more natural in appearance.

After surgery, pain that is easily controlled by medication usually will subside in a day or two.  If dressings have been applied, they will be replaced by a surgical bra in a few days.  Sutures will be removed within a week of surgery.

Although the surgeon has made every effort to keep scars as inconspicuous as possible.  They are the inevitable result of surgery.  Minimal swelling and discoloration of the breasts will disappear rapidly.

 

Breast augmentation recovery timeline – Healing process, some degree of firmness of the breasts may occur for weeks or within a month following surgery.  In some instances, the surgeon may recommend a program of breast massage to promote softness as breast augmentation recovery tips.

There may be a loss of sensitivity in the nipples following the operation, but in most cases a degree of sensitivity will return.

The decision on when to return to work and normal activities depends on how fast you heal and how you fee.

To permit proper healing, you should avoid over activity and refrain from overhead lifting.

 

Treatment after surgery during the first 7 days of Breast Augmentation: breast augmentation post op care

You may told to use a specific post-operative bra, compression bandage, sport bra  or extra support and positioning while you heal.

- The day after surgery. PAI doctor team will visit and remove the lymph drainage lines and release the loose fabric.

- You can remove the fabric stretch out on the third day and wear surgical bra or Sports Bra. 

Please purchase a sport bra without wire (bigger than current size).  You need to wear after surgery. This can be purchase in shopping malls.

- The shower bath can be extended after removing fabric.

- Sports Bra should wear all day and night

- Removing Incisions and Program massage will appoint within 5-7 days after surgery.

- No heavy exercise 2 weeks after surgery

- Follow Program massage within week 2 and continue at least 6 month or more

- Apply Vitamin E Oil to help scar softer and dimmed down

 

Breast augmentation surgery

Time required: 1-hour

Anesthesia

General Anesthesia

Breast Augmentation Recovery

Back to work: 3-5 days

More strenuous activity: 3-4 weeks

Fading of scars: several months to a year

 

Surgery Schedule (require 5 days after surgery in Thailand)

Day 1 – Consultation and Prepare for Laboratory Testing

Day 2 – Surgery and 1 night in hospital private room after surgery

Day 3 – Discharge from Hospital
Day 3 to Day 7 – Stay in hotel for recovery period and follow up on doctor appointment

Day 5 or 7 – Stitches removal and final check up
Day 5-7 – Safe to fly

 

Set up an appointment withPreecha Aesthetic Institute:

1. Write your question, interest at consult us in program form

2. Via email

Consult@pai.co.th

2.1   list your expectations or procedure that you are interest and give us your detail as possible

2.2   email to us

2.3   We will get back to you shortly after receive your question with recommendation from specialize surgeon

Once you know your planning date for surgery.

Here is the next step.

3.1   Consultation with us via email for details and procedure

3.2   Plan your available date to be surgery and departure from Bangkok

3.3    We will confirm you for surgery date

3.4    You may start to book your airline ticket

3.5    We will confirm you all detail and hotel booking, if require

3.6    For transportation to be pick up from the airport, we can do for you as optional

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Address:

PAI (Preecha Aesthetic Institute)

898/1 Sukumvit 55

Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand

Tel: (662) 715-0111-2

Email: Consult@pai.co.th

 

Meeting Point (Airport)

The driver will stand by for you at the door number 4 (Meeting point) after exit from customs.  The driver will stand by with your name and PAI’s logo.

 

Hotel

Hotel partner are special offer for PAI.

 

Language

- Thai, Italian, Japanese and English

- Other Language upon request

 

Payment

The payment can be prepared in Cash by US dollars, Euro Dollar, Japanese Yen, HKD, SGD, AUD or pay by Traveler‘s Cheques.

If using credit cards, the hospital will charged 3% for international transaction fee.  This is only for surgery fees.  Hotels are not charged for international transaction fee.

An extra charged for HIV is 30% from total cost.

 

Cost of meal

Cost of living meal per day is 15-20 USD.

 

Passport and VISA

Preecha Aesthetic Institute can issue the letter to clarify with your local Embassy or Passport.

 

Tourist Visa Exemption (30 days without VISA)

Australia, Austria, Belgium ,Brazil ,Bahrain , Brunei Darussalam   ,Canada, Denmark ,Finland ,France, Germany  ,Greece ,Hong Kong ,Iceland  ,Indonesia  ,Ireland  ,Israel  ,Italy  ,Japan  ,South Korea ,Kuwait ,Luxembourg , Malaysia  ,Monaco  ,Netherlands  ,New Zealand  ,Norway  ,Oman ,Peru  ,Philippines  ,Portugal , Qatar , Singapore  ,Spain  ,South Africa  ,Sweden  ,Switzerland  ,Turkey  ,United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom  ,United States of America ,Vietnam.

 

Airport Immigration and Customs

Please present the supporting documents confirming the scheduled operation upon request. Please do not carry any unnecessary drugs or dangerous objects in your luggage.

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Breast Augmentation questions.

Q: Why did you decide to get breast augmentation?

A: I had always been dissatisfied with the way my body looked and I really wanted to get my boobs done to boost my self-esteem.  I want to look better.  It’s also easier to selecting and wearing clothes.

Q: Why did you choose PAI?

A: The surgeon’s skill was my first priority, followed by price.  I asked other people, mostly my friends or friends of friends who’d had it done.

Q: What was the process before operation?

A: I met with doctor and had an initial consultation where I selected the breast size I wanted.  After that it was a matter of showing up and the clinic did the rest.

Q: How long did it take to recover?

A: I felt no pain after the second day, and was able to drive on the third day after surgery. The swelling lasted for about two weeks.

Q: Was it worth it?

A: I am now more confident with how I look.  I am pleased with my body with and without clothes.

Q: How to choose the breast implant?

A: Choosing the implant size is an important decision.  To avoid disappointing results, the person needs to understand their body size.  Don’t just focus on having it big, but instead, look for something that’ll make your body proportionate.  Also listen to the doctor is the most important advice.

Q: Are Cohesive Gel Implants at your clinic approval by FDA?

Yes.  We are using two companies manufacturing cohesive gel-filled breast implants, which are only approved by FDA concludes sufficient safety data on silicone gel-filled breast implants has been collected and provided by the makers for augmentation.

Q: How long breast augmentation recovery period ?

The nipple or breast numbness may lose some sensitive but it will be normal within 2-3 month.

Swelling, bruises may take up to 7 days.  Size of the breasts will get smaller than the first day due to the swelling period.

No problem with Mammogram.

Recommended to wear sport bra at least a month or surgeon is recommended.

Wear sport bra within good balance position between breasts

- First week = Wearing all day and night

- Second week = Wearing all day

- Swelling and bruises will be remain about 3-4 weeks and be fully recovery 8-12 weeks.

- Deodorant may apply after 5-7 days.

- You should prepared by shaving armpits before surgery.

- Generally the most discomfort is the first three days later will be better. Start to walk; in order to stretch the muscles will help relieve the pain.

- On the first day, you may use cold pad between the breasts.

- If having sex 2 weeks after surgery (be careful touching breasts).

- During two weeks after surgery, you may lay down on bed and use two bolster pillows.  This will help reduce the swelling down.

- Skin tension to the chest. In general, swelling is reduced tension in the 2-3 weeks the skin will look normal and natural.

- Scar is evident early in the first 2-3 months. The scars will be darker in color and thick, and will gradually dimmed down until soft and normal in 8-12 months time, So early after surgery, you should avoid the sunlight or should apply sun blocks  SPF 30 or higher for 2 weeks.  Prohibited sun bathing 4 wks.

Q: What is Cohesive Gel Implant ?

A: Cohesive Gel is the next generation of silicone implants.  They are pre-filled with cohesive silicone gel.  Breast implants hold safely and uniformly together to deliver a natural feel that closely resembles natural breast tissue.   We have cut a Cohesive gel implant in half to demonstrate how the gel material can hold together uniformly.  It does this because of a cohesive, gelatin-like substance that acts as a solid rather than a liquid maintaining its shape.

Q: What’s benefit or beautiful of Cohesive breast implants ?

A: Implants are FDA approved, implants come in two shell surface options as smooth and textured, moderate, moderate plus and high profile, the gel filler holds together uniformly and looks and feels like natural breast tissue, implants have a set fill volume for predictable results.

Q: What is the most popular implants ?

A: Round implants are the most popular choice.

Q: How many breast augmentation does your institute perform each year ?

A: Our plastic surgeons team have been perform breast augmentation on avg 480 + per year

Q: Have your surgeon obtained training certification ?

A: Our surgeon have been invited for speaker, live surgery as well as board certified.

Q: Do you perform Breast Augmentation in hospital ?

A: Yes, we do.

Q: How do breast implants affect mammogram ?

A: No.  But if you do.  Be sure to inform the mammography technician that you have implants.

Q: Do implants influence of breast cancer ?

A: Patients with breast implants have not been found to be a greater risk of developing breast cancer than whose without breast implants.

Q: Will my breasts still move like normal breasts ?

A: The goal is to create soft and natural moving breasts.

Q: Will I lose nipple sensation ?

A: No, you won’t.  But these effects can be temporary.

Q: Will I be able to breastfeed ?

A: Yes, you will. There is no evidence that breast implants will affect the pregnancy or your ability to breast-feed.

Q: What can I expect from my breast augmentation?

A: Breast augmentation will make your breasts fuller and enhance their shape. You will find it easier to wear certain styles of clothing. Like many women who have had breast augmentation, you may feel a boost in self-confidence.

Q: Why do I feel sharpness, burning or other sensations?

A: Feeling sharpness, burning or other sensations are common during breast implants healing process.

Q: Hi!, My friend did her breast implants at your clinic and she gave good feedback and recommended me to you. I am keen on breast implants and I have a few questions.  I am a small A cup and would like to become a small C cup. I am 150cm and 40kg. Would this size be ok? I have 2 kids and breastfeed them before and have totally stopped breastfeeding. I have stretched and loose skin due to my pregnancy.

A: Before the doctor can answer your questions. We need to know.  1. How old are you ?.  2. Please also attach current breast pictures, if possible to email.  After doctor has already reviewed everything.  He is able to provide good information to you within 1-2 days.

Q: I’m looking forward to the dates for breast augmentation on Dec.1st,2015. I’ll arrive on 30thNov. I’m concerned about my scars and the natural look of breasts. Do we consult before arriving or after arriving ?

A: All surgeries must be direct consultation with surgeon at least one day before surgery.  The doctor and you need to be discuss such as size of breast implant, incision, recovery period, lab tests and etc. Scar maybe seen during 1-6 month of surgery because healing period.  However, the doctor will perform the best to eliminate or hidden scar incision for you.

Q: Do I need to bring a caretaker with me?
A: You don’t need to bring a caretaker with you because doctor, nurse and staff here will take care you for the rest of your trip.  But if you want to bring a caretaker, we are welcome.  They are able to stay with you in hotel and hospital (free of charge).

Q:  How many days before we will talk about the kind of surgery (looking at my body)? A: Surgery can be perform in the next day, after direct consultation with doctor, if all clear by lab tests.

Q:  I feel very healthy – is it necessary to get a cardio test before ( because I’m 52) I don’t like and need this.

A:  Yes. You need to double check. This is your safety.

Q:  Is it possible to get in telephone contact with doctor, to speak about the main points breast augmentation?
A:  No, it is not. Beecause all questions will be discuss during direct consultation while you are here before surgery. But you may write all questions to email and then the doctor willing to answer for you before coming.

Preecha Aesthetic Institute, Bangkok, Thailand , Dr.Preecha Tiewtranon, MD is highly selective qualify doctor Dr.Sirachai Jindarak MD, Dr.Prayuth Chokrungvaranont MD, Dr.Sattha Siritantikorn, MD, Dr.Apichai Angspatt, MD, Dr. Preecha Tiewtranon MD, Dr.Sutin Khobunsongserm, , Dr.Burin Wangjiraniran MD. FRCS   who matches for each type of procedure, FFS, SRS, body contouring as well as anaesthesiologist and team of operating theatre nurses.

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