Category: Surgical Procedure Information Video Breasts

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the scarring like following the surgery?

This information video is another part of our OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ series and covers the topic of scarring. During our consultations, scarring is one of those things that naturally comes up, for any procedure. What a patient is looking for is a surgery in which the scarring is minimally noticeable. The OCEAN™ technique offers this, […]

Breast Asymmetry Pre-Surgery Markings

In this video, Mr. Richards talks through the markings on this patient who has severe breast asymmetry. He begins by telling us the importance of marking the midline. Secondly we are told that making the markings whilst the patient is stood up is also very important because when they are lying down on the operating […]

Breast Enlargement Surgery – Double Bubble Effect

In this video we are going to show you what the term double bubble means in relation to breast enlargement. Mr. Richards talks us through the video, to explain what double bubble is, and how it is caused. To begin with we show some images of our patient, whilst Mr. Richards tells us how the […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – When will I be able to drive again post surgery?

This video is another one of our information videos, revolving around the OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement procedure, which is exclusive to us here at Aurora Clinics.   In this video we discuss recovery and when you will be able to drive again post surgery. We advise you don’t do any driving during the first week, because there […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Does the Recovery differ when using Conical Implants?

This is another FAQ video pertaining to breast enlargement surgery. Again we have Mr. Garrick Georgeu talking to us, and answering your questions on conical breast implants. With the different shape of the implant, people are curious as to whether the recovery time can differ with the different types of implants. Mr. Georgeu confirms that […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is Removal of Implants more complicated with Conical Implants?

This is another breast enlargement FAQ video about conical implants, with your questions again being answered by our conical implant specialist surgeon, Mr. Garrick Georgeu. When it comes to conical implants, people seem to be less knowledgeable, mainly because they are not as widely used as the standard high or low profile implants. Also, because […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can a conical implant avoid a Mastopexy?

We have another video in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, presented by Mr. Garrick Georgeu, talking about conical shaped breast implants. This video discusses the need for a mastopexy, and whether a conical implant could prevent the need for one in your case. Sometimes it certainly can, but it can depend entirely on how much […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Recovery tips post Breast Augmentation

In this video Mr. Georgeu discusses some tips for recovering from a breast augmentation procedure. He highlights the different garments you will be given to aid in supporting the area and general comfort. Another tip is how to sleep post surgery, and the answer to this is upright, or more upright than normal. His method […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the best breast implant position?

When it comes to breast implant position, there is always a debate on which one is better. Is it over the muscle, or is it under the muscle? Well surgeons have a preference to a degree, and some only perform one way as they believe it is better. In all honesty it depends entirely on […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is Capsular Contracture, and how can you avoid it?

In this video we are bringing you another frequently asked question, and a response from one of our specialist breast enlargement surgeons, Mr. Garrick Georgeu. In the video he discusses capsular contracture, what it is essentially and potential ways you can avoid getting it. Capsular contracture is something most patients think about, as it is […]

Breast Volumetric Changes

This is a video covering breast volumetric changes. Mr Garrick Georgeu, who is one of our newer surgeons, brings us an information video on how the breast can change in volume and shape over time. There are different reasons for the breasts changing, and the most common are breastfeeding and losing weight. He starts the […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – Am I suitable for the OCEAN™ technique?

In this video Mr Richards discusses the OCEAN™ technique and whether you are suitable to have it done. Well, anyone looking for a breast enlargement procedure has the potential to be suitable. However there are some other factors you may wish to consider. The OCEAN™ breast enlargement is a combined surgery, where your areolas are […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Will you be able to breastfeed after?

In our final episode of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series we discuss the classic question posed to us every single time there is a breast related procedure, and quite often it is asked even when it is for a surgery away from the breasts. Can you breastfeed after surgery? This is very important to most […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What scarring is there?

In this episode of our breast enlargement FAQ series we discuss the topic of scarring. Scarring is a question that comes up pretty much all the time during consultations for most procedures. The scarring is traditionally the most negative part of a surgery for women, especially in breast enlargement. The visual appearance is improved with […]

Areola Reduction – What is the recovery period?

In this episode of our Areola Reduction series, we cover the recovery period and how long you will be out of action for. An areola reduction is a relatively small surgery, and is performed under local anaesthetic, which means your recovery time will not be as long as a more invasive procedure. The first week […]

Areola Reduction – What scarring should I expect following surgery?

In this latest video of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we discuss the scarring you should expect post surgery. Scarring is something that everyone is concerned with and is a focal point for most patients when coming in to discuss surgery. With an areola reduction, the scarring is actually quite minimal. You will have something […]

Areola Reduction – Will I lose any sensitivity in the area?

Mr Richards brings up the topic of sensitivity following an areola reduction procedure in this video. Many people question whether you will still have the exact same sensitivity after surgery. The main nerve that supplies the breast, areola and nipple is located around the side of the breast. It is usually visible during a breast […]

Areola Reduction – When can I drive again after surgery?

In this video, part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series, Mr Richards talks to us about when you can resume driving following surgery. With an areola reduction procedure, there are factors to consider before returning to driving. The procedure is performed under a local anaesthetic usually. We don’t think you are fit to drive away […]

Areola Reduction – What is an areola reduction procedure?

In this edition of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we cover the basics of the surgery, basically what it is and what it involves. The areola, is the circular brown area that surrounds your nipple. Areola Reduction simply reduces the size of your areola, or can even it up. Areolas vary in size and it […]

Areola Reduction – When can I resume regular physical activity after surgery?

Mr Adrian Richards is bringing you another FAQ video response in our Areola Reduction series, this question is all about the resumption of exercise and physical activity post surgery. Firstly, it is important to note that everyone heals differently. Some people heal very fast, and their scars come on leaps and bounds in a very […]

Areola Reduction – How small can you have the areola?

In this episode of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we discuss how small you can have your areola. The average size of an areola is around 4.5cm in diameter, which is really what we aim for during surgery. However this can depend on your breast size and shape, so sometimes slightly bigger may be more […]

Areola Reduction – How painful is it during and after surgery?

In this video of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we answer the question of how painful the surgery is, and also the recovery. The actual surgery itself is considered a minor operation, which means it can very safely be performed under a local anaesthetic. However if it is combined with a more invasive surgery then […]

Areola Reduction – How do you know if you are suitable?

Here we have another video in our FAQ series for Areola Reduction. Mr Richards discusses the topic of suitability for the procedure. It is quite strange, as this is a question we get asked all the time. Usually it is an afterthought, as a combination surgery on top of a breast enlargement, or reduction. The […]

Areola Reduction – What happens if I gain or lose weight after surgery?

This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr Adrian Richards, the surgical director of Aurora Clinics gives video responses to many of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. This video covers the topic of post surgery, gaining or losing weight. Now this is always a topic […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What techniques are there for surgery?

In this episode of our breast enlargement series we cover what techniques are there for surgery. The main options we offer at Aurora Clinics are fat transfer and implants. Fat transfer is literally moving fat from one area oof your body into your breasts. This leaves more scarring, and multiple areas of surgery, which means […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How soon can I return to work following surgery?

Here we are in another episode of our breast enlargement FAQ series. This question is al about work, and when you can return following the surgery. To be honest, it is quite difficult to say outright, as this really does depend on what you do as a job, and the activities you usually do in […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What options are available?

In this video of our breast enlargement FAQ series, we cover what options you have available to you for the surgery. There are many things to discuss, so after your initial consultation we will book you in for a sizing appointment. This will determine the size of implant you feel suits you best in different […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What anaesthetic is used?

In this episode of our breast enlargement FAQ series we discuss the anaesthetic used during the procedure. Most of the time, well as a standard it is performed under a general anaesthetic, although you can request it to be performed under a local anaesthetic should you wish. The general anaesthetic we use is a light […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How much does it cost?

In this edition of our breast enlargement FAQ series we cover the cost, and how much it will set you back. Breast enlargement surgery has many variables, and is commonly combined with other procedures, which can alter the cost. We are very transparent about our pricing here at Aurora, and during your consultation you will […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is it?

In this episode of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, we cover what it basically is. Quite simple, a breast enlargement, or breast augmentation is a surgical procedure where implants are inserted to give a larger and fuller breast appearance. There are different types of breast implants, silicone and saline, which we cover in more depth […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What happens if you gain or lose weight?

In this edition of our OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ series we cover the topic of what happens if you gain or lose weight post surgery. Basically your breasts are full of glands and tissue, which will have a fluctuation should your body weight change. Your breasts will change size according to the change in your body […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What is the recovery period?

In this episode of our OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ series we discuss the recovery period. It is quite similar to a breast enlargement recovery as it is just this combined with some smaller procedures. Six to eight weeks is the time you should expect to be recovering for and after this you should be back […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – How painful is the technique?

In this video on the OCEAN™ technique we cover the topic on how painful the procedure is. It is quite similar to a standard breast enlargement procedure. Of course, implant positioning will play a factor, with under the muscle notoriously reknowned for being the more painful option. The OCEAN technique doesn’t have an extra bearing […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – How long does the surgery take?

We continue our OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ series with a video about the length of the actual procedure. Roughly, it should take around two hours. The breast enlargement part of the surgery should take around an hour and fifteen minutes. The other forty-five minutes accounts for the lifting of the nipple and reduction of the areola, […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How long does surgery take?

In this episode of our breast enlargement FAQ series, Mr Richards covers the surgery, and how long it takes in terms of the actual procedure. You will be given a two hour slot in theatre, which will include the preparation time, the actual surgery and then being taken away from theatre too. Mr Richards usually […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – How do you look after your scar?

Our new surgery technique, the OCEAN™ breast enlargement poses many questions, some we see for most procedures, but as it is new and pioneered by Aurora Clinics, we are getting many more quizzical questions for this series. How do you look after your scar? This is today’s topic. This could apply across many other procedures, but […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What technique is used?

This video is all about the technique used for nipple reduction surgery. The technique Mr Richards uses here at Aurora Clinics is something called “The Mexican Top Hat” technique. This technique was actually pioneered by Mr Richards. He named it this simply because of how the nipple looks during the surgery. It is very difficult […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What type of anaesthetic is used?

In our latest episode in our Nipple Reduction FAQ series we discuss the type of anaesthetic used for surgery. The majority of the time, the surgery is performed under a local anaesthetic, as it is not too invasive of a procedure, and it avoids unnecessary expense, and an overnight hospital stay. You can request it […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – When can you resume regular physical activity?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction series, Mr Richards talks about resuming regular physical activity, and when is appropriate to do so. A nipple reduction procedure is relatively straight forward, and doesn’t require the entensive healing process as more invasive procedures do. Minor tasks that don’t put too much strain on your body, or […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – When will you be able to drive again following surgery?

In this video, we cover when you can drive again post nipple reduction surgery. Initially, we advise you rest on the day of your surgery and get a friend or relative to drive you around. We also think that a few days taking it easy will accelerate your recovery period immensely, so you should avoid […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What is the recovery period?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series, we cover the topic of recovery. Recovery is obviously an important piece of information regarding any procedure, so it seemed appropriate for us to make one for this series. We get a brief overview on the actual procedure, hearing it is not too invasive and is […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What is it?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series, we actually cover the base of the surgery, and what it actually is. It is a relatively short procedure, which is performed mostly under a local anaesthetic. It can be combined with other surgeries that require general, but alone it only really needs a local anaesthetic. […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What are the common complications?

Here we cover the possible common complications that can occur when having a nipple reduction procedure. Complications in surgery can happen at any time, as the human body is a complex organism, and everyone is different. Having said this, the techniques used for this surgery, and our experienced surgeons combined, mean we have never had […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – is the procedure painful?

In this video in our nipple reduction FAQ series we cover the topic of pain, and how painful the procedure is. It is quite a simple procedure, which doesn’t take long to perform, or any general anaesthetic. The surgery is almost always performed under a local anaesthetic. You can request a general, but this may […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can you breastfeed following surgery?

Another edition of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series brings us the classic question we receive on all breast related procedures, can you breastfeed post surgery. Sadly, a nipple reduction procedure will more than likely leave you unable to breastfeed. One of the most common causes for large nipples is actually breatfeeding. Because of this, many […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can men have nipple reduction surgery?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series, we answer whether men can have the surgery. Absolutely, men can definitely have the surgery. In fact, it is an even split of males and females that come for nipple reduction surgery. We probably get more enquiries from males, as they see it as a cure […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series, Mr Richards discusses the possibility of combining the surgery with other procedures. A nipple reduction is a fairly short operation, that alone only requires a local anaesthetic, unless the patient specifies they definitely want a general anaesthetic. The procedure itself can be combined with multiple surgeries […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Are you likely to lose sensitivity in the nipple area?

In this video, we discuss the sensitivity within your breast and nipple area following a nipple reduction procedure. This has been covered for other procedures, but we do still get asked about it. The main nerves for the nipple run through the side of the breast. The nipple and areola will have the sensation preserved, […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Am I suitable for nipple reduction surgery?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series we cover the topic of whether you are suitable for a nipple reduction procedure. There are multiple factors to consider when it comes to nipple reduction. Throughout the course of this FAQ series we aim to answer all the questions you may have by way of […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Do they need replacing over time?

Do your implants need replacing after a breast enlargement procedure? This is the question we have made a video response for as part of our breast enlargement FAQ series. We believe you do need them replacing after a number of years, and we believe 15 years is around the time they will need replacing. This […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can you preserve the sensation?

In this episode of our OCEAN™ breast enlargement FAQ, we discuss the sensation post surgery in the breast, nipple and areola. A lot of patients ask, and also expect to have a loss in the sensitivity in some part of the breast. Sensation can be lost, but it can also be preserved. The nerves to […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

Can the OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement be combined with other procedures. Not the most common question asked, as it already is combining three surgeries into one, but we have heard it asked a few times from patients who wish to have other surgeries at the same time. Simply, you most definitely can. You can combine the […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can I breastfeed following the surgery?

This episode of our OCEAN™ technique FAQ series covers the topic of breastfeeding post surgery. To put it simply, you can still breastfeed following the OCEAN™ breast enlargement. The milk ducts in the nipple are left well alone during the surgery, so you won’t encounter any problems post surgery when attempting to breastfeed.

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – Are there any common complications?

In this edition of our OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ series we cover the potential common complications that can occur during this surgery. We also focus on the scarring, as it will probably be more visible to you, as normally with the scars in the fold of the breast, they can’t be seen easily by yourself. However […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

This edition of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series covers other procedures, and what can be combined with a breast augmentation procedure. A breast enlargement is a simple enough procedure, and a very common one. Quite often our patients who come in for a breast enlargement are also looking to combine it with something else. We […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Are there any common complications?

Here we have another edition of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, discussing the possible complications that can occur post surgery. Breast Enlargement is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures, and is also one of the safest. It is a relatively quick procedure, so it isn’t like you will have any problems due to […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is the procedure safe?

Is a breast enlargement considered a safe procedure? It is a safe procedure, put simply. Generally most of our patients are fit and healthy, and we only see issues arising with patients who aren’t in good physical condition. We use very highly trained and trusted anaesthetists, some of whom are personal friends, or colleagues from […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – When can you drive again following surgery?

Our breast enlargement series continues with a frequently asked question about driving. The majority of our patients can drive, and need to in order to run their lives, whether it be picking the kids up from school, shopping, or going to work. Because of the many reasons people need to drive, this is a question […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – When can I resume regular exercise following surgery?

This episode in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series covers the resumption of regular exercise following your surgery. Obviously exercise is important, and is an important stage in your recovery process. This is a question we get asked a lot, primarily because we think our patients are concerned that they will resume regular exercise too soon […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What questions to ask at your consultation?

Here we have our latest edition of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, all about what questions you should ask your surgeon during your consultation. There are the obvious ones, which will pertain the to type, style, shape and size of the implant, which really will be up to you, although your surgeon should give you […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the recovery period?

Here in our breast enlargement FAQ series we cover the recovery period, which is always an interesting point and a question asked very often. Realistically you are looking at a couple of weeks off work, and depending on your job, you may be fit enough to return after that. You will have tenderness, swelling and […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What implants do you use at Aurora?

This edition of our Breast Enlargement series brings you information about the implants that we use here at Aurora Clinics. When it comes to breast implants, it is important to realise that it isn’t a basic “one size fits all”. The different styles and shapes of implants will look very different, much like if ten […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What happens at a sizing appointment?

During this episode of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series we cover what will happen during a sizing appointment, pre breast augmentation surgery. Your sizing appointment will usually be with one of our specially trained nurses, who will work with you to achieve your ideal results. One way of assisting in this process, is bringing in […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Am I suitable for a Breast Enlargement?

This episode of our breast enlargement FAQ series covers whether you are suitable for surgery. So many people assume they are suitable, or believe a breast enlargement will give them the results they want. The main attribute is basically someone who has breasts that they feel are too small, and they don’t match their frame, […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Will I lose any sensitivity in my breasts following surgery?

A new episode in our breast enlargement FAQ series discusses the topic of sensitivity, and will you lose any during the surgery in your breasts? The majority of standard cases, you won’t lose any sensitivity, although it can happen, especialy in the lower part of the breast, just underneath the nipple. In some breast enlargement […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What is the OCEAN™ technique?

The OCEAN™ technique is a procedure which is a combination of multiple breast surgeries. It stands for “O” scar, Combined, Enlargement, Areola reduction and Nipple Lift. This is a technique developed by Adrian Richards at Aurora Clinics to enhance the breast enlargement procedure, and combining it with multiple surgeries which often go together, in a […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What implant is better? Silicone Vs Saline!

Another episode in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, brings you a discussion about the types of implant available. Which is a better implant to have, Silicone or Saline? Mr Richards talks through some pros and cons for the surgery. Basically a Saline implant is just an implant which is filled with a saline solution, which […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is better? Over or under the muscle?

Over or under the muscle? Well this is a question that divides patients, and surgeons. A question that is always asked is, which is better? Here we have a video response in our latest episode of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series. In all honesty, there is no definitive answer. Some surgeons prefer one method usually, […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is there a limit to how big I can go?

Here we have a new edition in our Breast Enlargement video series. This is about the size of implants you can get, and if there is a maximum upper limit. Basically, yes, there is a limit. Firstly it depends on your physique. The implant should not be wider than the base of your breast because […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is it safe to fly?

This is another FAQ video in our breast enlargement series, all about flying post surgery. A common misconception many people have is that when you have implants, you should avoid flying. This is far from the truth. It is perfectly safe to fly post surgery. Initially however, we encourage patients to avoid flying for at […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is it important to be at your ideal weight?

This edition of our FAQ series comes from a few selective patients asking the questions, is it important to be at your ideal weight? And also, If I’ve recently been breastfeeding, should I wait to have an augmentation? We combined the two answers as they cross over to some extent. We believe for you to […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How will you know the ideal breast size for you?

Breast Enlargement is a very common procedure, and one Aurora Clinics specialises in. This FAQ series highlights all the most common, and quite a few uncommon questions asked, which you may be struggling to find the answer to. Our aim is to keep you as informed as we are, so you are comfortable when entering […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it correct breast asymmetry?

This video in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series is all about breast asymmetry. Most people, including men have some form of breast asymmetry but it is usually such a small difference you barely even notice it. Most people assume breast implants can correct breast asymmetry. To an extent it can improve it, but it very […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Do implants lose volume and shape over time?

This video is part of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series and discusses the durability and consistency of breast implants. Do they lose shape and volume over time? This is a question we get during nearly every consultation. The answer to this should be no, and when you get one of the top end implants from […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it cause cancer?

This episode in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series is all about cancer. Many people ask whether breast implants cause cancer, or at least contribute to the development of cancer. Well this is just a myth, and the answer is no. Having breast implants does not cause, or have anything to do with cancer. You will […]

Areola Reduction – Can it be combined with other procedures?

This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr Adrian Richards, the surgical director of Aurora Clinics gives video responses to many of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. This video covers the topic of other procedures that can be combined with an areola reduction. You can […]

Areola Reduction – Can I breastfeed following areola reduction surgery?

This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr Adrian Richards, the surgical director of Aurora Clinics gives video responses to many of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. This video covers the topic of breastfeeding. We find breastfeeding is a question we get asked a lot, […]

Areola Reduction – Are there any common complications?

This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr Adrian Richards, the surgical director of Aurora Clinics gives video responses to many of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. This video covers the topic of common complications that can occur during areola reduction surgery. The risks are […]

Areola Reduction – What type of anaesthetic is used for an Areola Reduction?

This is one of our video responses in our Areola Reduction FAQ series. This series is dedicated to answering specific questions via video response to the most common and frequently asked questions we get during consultations and via email. This video is all about anaesthetic. With an Areola Reduction, you can have either local or […]

Areola Reduction

An areola reduction is a procedure to reduce the size of the areola, which is the dark circular area surrounding the nipple. According to medical studies, the ideal diameter for an areola is 4.7cm for a woman of average height. Many people have areolas larger than this average, and they think it looks out of […]

Breast Enlargement

Breast enlargement or breast augmentation is still one of the most popular cosmetic procedures. We have highly trained and skilled surgeons who specialise in breast enlargement here at Aurora Clinics, who have performed thousands of operations to date. Aurora Clinics specialises in breast augmentation, and we only ever use the highest quality of breast implants. […]

Implant Removal and Replacement

Implant removal and replacement is a procedure that is fairly common, but became increasingly common in the light of the PIP scandal. Thousands and thousands of below industry standard breast implants were inserted into women during its years of operation. Currently, with all the ruptures we advise that anyone with PIP implants should at the […]

Nipple Reduction

A nipple reduction procedure basically makes your nipples or areola’s smaller. Nipples may be too prominent, be too wide or be an uneven shape. This can affect decision making when wearing and buying clothes, and can be a cause of embarrassment when changing in public. Usually the surgery is performed under a local anaesthetic so […]

Inverted Nipple Correction

Inverted nipples are incredibly common, and affect an estimated 10% of the UK population. They can be a cause of embarrassment when changing in public or when you are with a sexual partner. Surgery is not always essential as different grades of nipple inversion can be rectified by a nipple suction device called the Niplette. […]

Breast Asymmetry

Breast asymmetry is basically non symmetrical breasts, usually with one being larger than the other. With different sizes it can lead to a very unbalanced look of the breasts, as one will naturally sag more. Most women have asymmetry in their breasts, but it is usually small enough for it not to cause a problem, […]

Breast Capsulotomy / Capsulectomy

A breast capsule is an issue for people who have breast implants. The body naturally develops a lining to wall off foreign objects such as an implant. The lining is essentially scar tissue which is referred to as a capsule. Capsules can also occur around joint replacements e.g. a hip replacement. Around 1 in 25 […]

Breast Uplift (Mastopexy)

A breast uplift is also known as a Mastopexy. The procedure involves the re-shaping of sagging breasts which gives you a firmer and more youthful looking breast area. Often a Mastopexy is done in conjunction with a breast enlargement or a reduction. The breast lift itself does not alter the size of the breasts. The […]

Breast Enlargement With Uplift (Breast Augmentation and Mastopexy)

A breast enlargement and a mastopexy is ideally suited to women who have lost volume in the breasts. This can usually be pinpointed to pregnancy or the loss of considerable weight. An enlargement makes the breast bigger with the use of an implant and the mastopexy tightens the bust, and moves the nipples to a […]

Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction)

Gynecomastia is the technical name for a condition most of the general public refer to as “man boobs or moobs”. It is a condition that can run in families, and it is an embarrassing condition which causes the male breast tissue to be more prominent. Gynecomastia can also be attributed to other things such as […]

Tuberous Breast Correction (Tubular / Constricted breasts)

Tuberous breasts: What are they? Basically the base of the breast is narrower than a usual breast and the fold underneath is also higher, however each case is patient specific. This can also lead to a shorter distance between your nipples and the folds of your breasts. The name tuberous comes from the shape they […]