Breast Implants (Breast Augmentation)

Breast Implant surgery or Breast Augmentation is surgery used to make the breasts larger. The most reliable way to do this is using implants. Implants are filled with either silicone or saline and come in different shapes and sizes. Together with Dr. Street, you will select which implants are right for you. This surgery is safe and effective and has a high patient satisfaction rate.

Anesthesia: General
Operative Time: 1 hour
Incisions: Inframammary Fold (IMF) or Axillary (armpit)
Drains: None
Recovery Timeline:

  • 1 week – Suture removal; Typical time off work
  • 3 weeks – Resume low-impact exercise
  • 6 weeks – Resume all exercise without restrictions
  • 3 months – Majority of swelling gone and wounds 90% strong
  • 1 year – Final healing

*Please note that each patient and case is unique. Nothing in surgery is a guarantee. Please talk with Dr. Street more in person about your individualized surgical plan. All general anesthesia is performed by a board-certified anesthesiologist.