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11 Astounding Benefits of Transaxillary Endoscopic Breast Augmentation


Ever wondered what it would be like to elevate your self-esteem and appearance through breast augmentation procedures without the downside of visible scarring? Dive into the world of Transaxillary Endoscopic Breast Augmentation, a minimally invasive breast augmentation technique.

This cosmetic procedure not only promises the fuller breast tissue you’ve always longed for but achieves it without leaving a scar on the breast itself. It’s the 21st-century approach to breast augmentation surgery that seamlessly integrates surgical options and aesthetic mastery, delivering beautiful breast surgery results. Let’s explore the science and art behind it, shall we?

1. The Discreet Transaxillary Breast Augmentation Approach

Transaxillary endoscopic breast augmentation excels by taking a less obvious path—through the underarm, utilizing the transaxillary technique.

The Hidden Path

The journey begins with a transaxillary incision, also known as an armpit incision, concealed in the natural folds of your underarm, far removed from your breast. Consider it a concealed passageway that avoids the main roads to deliver you right to your goal. This ensures your chest wall, pectoral muscle, and breast pocket remain primarily undisturbed, reducing breast pocket visibility and risks of capsular contracture.

2. The Endoscopic Breast Surgery Advantage

Endoscopic surgery functions like the Google Maps of the surgical universe, providing unparalleled visibility and precision. These qualities are particularly critical for breast augmentation patients who are seeking the safest and most effective surgical outcomes.

A Better View

An endoscope offers surgeons a transparent view of blood vessels and tissue adherence areas, paving the way for a smoother and safer endoscopic breast implantation.

3. Breast Augmentation Options: Choice of Implants

Silicone breast implants or saline breast implants? This procedure permits you to select your implant material, like opting between vanilla and chocolate.

Silicone Gel or Saline Implants

Silicone implants afford a more natural look and feel, while saline implants are renowned for simpler customization. Your medical conditions and past medical records will guide this crucial choice.

4. The Beauty Without Scars

Who wouldn’t want the many benefits of breast augmentation without the drawbacks often associated with traditional breast implant surgery?

Minimal Scarring

By deliberately avoiding the breast area, this advanced transaxillary technique ensures that there are no visible scars on your actual breast tissue, thereby significantly reducing a major concern often related to medical conditions and surgical complications. Moreover, it minimizes the risk of capsular contracture, another common issue seen in breast augmentation surgery. This is crucial for those who are concerned about both aesthetics and health implications, as it allows patients to continue with breast self-exams without interference from visible scarring or other issues that might obstruct a thorough examination.

This approach embodies a perfect synergy of surgical precision and aesthetic mastery, offering you the chance to enjoy the beautiful breast surgery results you’ve always desired with minimal drawbacks.

5. Faster Healing Process

Think of your post-operation recovery like a Netflix binge—you’ll be back to your routine before you know it.

Quick Turnaround

Many patients report a return to their normal activities within weeks following the surgery. This pace is considerably quicker than what is generally expected for traditional breast implant surgery or breast lift surgery.

Moreover, the healing process is generally smoother, with less risk of complications such as capsular contracture or infection. With transaxillary breast augmentation, the breast pocket is meticulously crafted to reduce tissue damage, further speeding up the healing process. This means you can enjoy your new and improved look sooner, without the lengthy downtimes usually associated with other breast augmentation options.

This expedited recovery allows you to quickly resume your daily life, making it a particularly appealing choice for those who can’t afford to take extended time off work or other responsibilities.

6. Surgical Options: Versatility in Techniques

You’re not restricted to a single approach when the transaxillary technique provides an entire array of possibilities. From selecting the type of implant to deciding on the specific incision, transaxillary breast augmentation is more like a customizable experience rather than a one-size-fits-all procedure.

Endoscopic Techniques

Endoscopic methods like blunt and sharp dissection provide greater adaptability during the operation. These advanced techniques make it easier to address specific concerns, such as breast ptosis or sagging, if needed. The transaxillary technique also offers the added benefit of avoiding common breast augmentation incisions around the nipple or under the breast, thereby reducing the risk of visible scarring and complications.

The wide range of surgical options allows for the use of silicone breast implants or saline breast implants, depending on your personal preference and medical conditions. You can also choose the size and shape of the implant, allowing for a customized approach to achieve beautiful breast surgery results that suit your body type and aesthetic goals.

7. Meet Your Surgical Team

Don’t forget the experts behind the scenes—your dedicated surgical team. These are the medical professionals who bring art and science together to create masterpieces of surgical precision.

Trusted Surgeons

Prominent plastic surgeons like Dr. Goretti Taghva guarantee that every stage of the process is meticulously planned and executed. From your initial online form to the pre-operative assessments and all the way to your final physical examination and breast self-exams, every step is conducted with the highest standard of care. This includes a comprehensive review of your medical conditions and history to ensure you are a suitable candidate for breast augmentation surgery.

Before the surgical procedure, your medical team will walk you through all breast augmentation options, including the type of implants and any additional procedures you might be considering, such as breast lift surgery. They will also discuss the healing process and what you can expect in terms of recovery time and capsular contracture, a potential complication involving the formation of tight scar tissue around the implant.

This team-oriented approach ensures that breast augmentation patients receive a personalized, holistic experience, from the initial consult to post-operative care. It’s not just about achieving beautiful breast surgery results; it’s also about ensuring the overall well-being and satisfaction of each patient.

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8. Safety Measures

Ever heard of the mantra, “Safety first, always first”? This cosmetic procedure embodies that principle.

Risk Management

A detailed risk assessment is conducted to tackle various concerns. From the possibility of breast implant rupture to the evaluation for different types of breast cancer, every angle is meticulously studied. This scrutiny makes transaxillary breast augmentation a safer type of breast augmentation surgery when compared to other common breast augmentation incisions and methods. The medical team also checks for medical conditions that may contraindicate the surgery, ensuring an extra layer of safety.

In addition, strategies are in place to prevent capsular contracture and visible scarring, two significant post-operative concerns. Such preventive measures demonstrate the procedure’s focus on not just aesthetic outcomes but also long-term health and safety.

9. Cosmetic Harmony: The Complete Aesthetic

It’s not merely about breast size; it’s about achieving a complete aesthetic balance that complements your unique physique and enhances your natural beauty.

Balanced Proportions

In the world of breast augmentation patients, one size doesn’t fit all. Elements such as intermammary distance, inframammary fold, and even breast pocket visibility are meticulously analyzed by the surgical team. The goal is to ensure that your new breasts not only increase in size but also maintain proportional symmetry, thereby achieving aesthetic unity.

By carefully considering all these variables, the procedure aims for an end result where the actual breast tissue and the implant coexist in harmony. Whether you’re undergoing this as a standalone procedure or in combination with breast lift surgery, the focus remains on achieving beautiful breast surgery results that stand the test of time.

10. Time Efficiency: Your Time is Valuable

When it comes to medical interventions, operation time is a significant concern, and fortunately for you, it’s minimal with this approach.

Efficient Procedures

Thanks to state-of-the-art equipment and the employment of bipolar forceps, the breast augmentation surgery is completed swiftly. This efficient utilization of time does not only make the process less cumbersome but also decreases the likelihood of complications, adding another layer to the benefits of breast augmentation. Our surgical protocols are designed to ensure that every second counts, allowing you more time to enjoy the life-changing advantages of breast augmentation procedures.

11. Post-Surgery Care

Like any well-told story, this one also has an uplifting conclusion dedicated to ensuring that you continue to enjoy beautiful breast surgery results.

Aftercare Essentials

Post-operative care is pivotal to your healing process. The post-surgery regimen is comprehensive, covering everything from selecting the most suitable type of light dressing for your breast pocket to robust scar tissue management strategies. This meticulous attention to detail aims to minimize potential issues like capsular contracture and accelerate your healing. With such thorough aftercare, you’re set on a path to fully realizing the benefits of breast augmentation.

Why Choose Dr. Goretti: Expertise Meets Care

At LEA Plastic Surgery, led by Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva, we blend medical proficiency with artistic finesse. Dr. Ho Taghva is a board-certified, Ivy League-trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon with expertise across a spectrum of surgical and non-surgical facial and body rejuvenation techniques. Our services encompass a variety of procedures, including but not limited to blepharoplasty, fat transfer, rhinoplasty, and breast augmentation.

Cultural sensitivity and linguistic versatility are among our strong suits. Dr. Ho Taghva is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese, and English and possesses working knowledge in Spanish and French, ensuring a more inclusive patient experience.

We invite you to discover the benefits of Transaxillary Endoscopic Breast Augmentation under the care of a specialized surgical team that values both medical rigor and individualized patient care. Schedule a consultation today to take the first step towards enhancing your quality of life.