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Breast Augmentation via Fat Transfer Surgery Candidates

Because serious questions about the procedure remain, we are currently being very selective about candidates for breast enhancement via fat grafting. Currently, candidates we are seeking include women who:

Men who have had overcorrection of gynecomastia may also be good candidates.

Anyone with a personal or family history of breast cancer, or with an elevated risk of breast cancer (including the presence of certain forms of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes) is not considered a good candidate.

Good News on the Horizon

Fat grafting has long been used to give very positive results for men and women in facial contouring and buttock augmentation. With an increased number of doctors performing breast augmentation using fat grafting, the techniques continue to improve, and the technique may soon become as routine as other fat grafting techniques.

For more information on fat grafting, see Fat Grafting Questions.

If you would like to learn more about this exciting new possibility in breast augmentation, please call or email Dr. Otto J. Placik today to schedule a consultation.

Please e-mail or call our Chicago or Arlington Heights plastic surgery offices for more information on any of the above plastic surgery procedures.