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In the bustling landscape of New York City and the prestigious Upper East Side, Dr. Casian Monaco stands out as a leading specialist in breast augmentation. Known for his artistic approach and meticulous technique, Dr. Monaco offers a transformative experience for those seeking to enhance their breast appearance, often referred colloquially as a ‘boob job’. His reputation as the best in NYC is not merely a title but a testament to the satisfaction and confidence he instills in his patients.

The Breast Augmentation Journey: What to Expect

Understanding the Procedure: Breast augmentation involves the use of implants or fat transfer to increase the size, shape, or fullness of the breasts. This procedure is not just about enhancing size; it’s about creating a balanced and natural look that aligns with your body’s proportions and your personal aesthetic goals.

The Surgical Process: During the procedure, Dr. Monaco makes precise incisions, typically under the breasts or around the areolas, to minimize visible scarring. Implants chosen based on your desired outcome are then carefully placed either above or below the pectoral muscle. The entire procedure focuses on achieving a harmonious and natural-looking enhancement.

Are You a Candidate for Breast Augmentation?

Breast augmentation is suitable for individuals looking to enhance their breast size, correct asymmetry, or restore breast volume often lost due to weight fluctuations, aging, or childbirth. Ideal candidates are those in good overall health, with realistic expectations about the outcomes. Dr. Monaco ensures a thorough consultation to discuss your goals, assess your suitability for the procedure, and tailor a plan that addresses your unique needs.

Answering Your Top Questions About Breast Augmentation

How long does it take to recover from breast augmentation surgery?

Recovery time varies, but most people can resume normal activities within a few days to a week after surgery. Strenuous activities should be avoided for several weeks to allow for proper healing.

How long does breast augmentation surgery take?

Breast augmentation surgery typically takes around one to two hours, but the exact duration can vary based on factors such as the surgical technique used, the complexity of the procedure, and whether any additional procedures are performed alongside the augmentation.

What are the different types of breast implants?

The two main types of breast implants are saline and silicone implants. Saline implants are filled with sterile salt water, while silicone implants are filled with silicone gel. Both types have their pros and cons, and the choice often depends on individual preferences and goals.

Can I combine breast augmentation with other procedures?

Yes, breast augmentation can often be combined with other procedures to achieve comprehensive aesthetic goals. This approach, known as combination or simultaneous surgery, allows patients to address multiple concerns in a single surgical session, reducing overall recovery time and potential costs.

What is the difference between breast augmentation and breast lift?

Breast augmentation involves increasing breast size and volume using implants, while a breast lift (mastopexy) involves lifting and reshaping the breasts without significantly changing their size. These procedures can sometimes be combined for comprehensive results.

How long do breast implants last?

Breast implants are not considered lifetime devices and may need to be replaced or removed at some point due to complications or natural wear and tear. On average, implants may last 10 to 20 years, but individual experiences can vary.

What is the recovery process like after breast augmentation surgery?

The recovery process typically involves wearing a surgical bra or compression garment, taking prescribed medications for pain and swelling, avoiding strenuous activities, and attending follow-up appointments with Dr. Monaco to monitor healing and address any concerns.

Can breast implants affect breastfeeding?

Breast implants may potentially interfere with breastfeeding if the surgery involves cutting through milk ducts or nerves. However, many women with implants can still breastfeed successfully. It's essential to discuss this with Dr. Monaco if you plan to breastfeed in the future.

Can I choose the size and shape of my breast implants?

Yes, you can discuss your desired size, shape and appearance with Dr. Monaco during the consultation. He will evaluate your anatomy, discuss implant options, and help you choose implants that align with your goals while considering factors like proportionality and symmetry.

How soon after breast augmentation surgery can I start exercising or lifting weights?

It's crucial to follow Dr. Monaco’s post-operative instructions regarding physical activity. Generally, you should avoid strenuous exercise, heavy lifting, and activities that strain the chest muscles for several weeks after surgery. Light walking and gentle movements can usually be resumed soon after, but it's essential to wait until he clears you for more intense activities to prevent complications and ensure proper healing.

Join Us on Your Journey to Confidence

Breast augmentation is more than a procedure; it’s a journey towards self-confidence and empowerment. At the office of Dr. Casian Monaco, every aspect of your journey is handled with utmost care and professionalism. From the first consultation to the final reveal, you are supported by a team dedicated to making your experience comfortable, safe, and rewarding.

If you’re considering breast augmentation in New York City, trust the expertise and artistry of Dr. Casian Monaco. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you achieve your desired look, or book your consultation to take the first step towards a new you.

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I wish I could explain the fear I had before the surgery, the fact is him and his team made me feel as safe as possible the whole entire time. The patient care was amazing, the professionalism he showed was amazing if I was ever to do it again I would only do it with him. I am in love with my results (Breast reduction) I highly recommend!
Ruth P.
Best Doctor and hospital I have ever delt with in NYC. The staff was wonderful, fast, friendly and very knowledgeable. The hospital was a great experience and would recommend it to anyone. My surgeon was polite, friendly and very talented. Before surgery I was in pain all the time now after surgery I'm pain free. Thank you all.
Maria W.
I have nothing but great things to say about Dr.Monaco he is very attentive to your needs, explains everything and answer all your questions and concerns he is also very profesional. I had a Breast reduction and his work is beyond what I expected IMPECCABLE. The staff and hospital were amazing as well overall, It was a great experience.
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