breast
lift
in scottsdale
[vc_section el_class=”aug-section breastSection” css=”.vc_custom_1539949003716{margin-top: 80px !important;margin-bottom: 80px !important;}”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]breast lift in scottsdale[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]Over time as the skin loses its elasticity with age, pregnancy and breast feeding, the shape and firmness of the breast is lost and the breasts often begin to sag (ptosis). A breast lift (mastopexy) is a surgical procedure that lifts and reshapes the breasts to improve their appearance. No breast tissue is removed, so you will remain the same size. A breast lift can also reduce the size of the areola (the dark skin around the nipple). A breast lift may also be completed in conjunction with breast enlargement surgery (augmentation). This procedure is designed to elevate the breasts and give them a more youthful appearance. It is important to discuss your expectations with Dr. Shaw at the time of your initial consultation.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]The Consultation[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]Dr. Shaw believes the consultation is critical for you and him. From the consultation evolves…trust, respect, mutual understanding and a personalized treatment plan.

Surgery to lift and artistically shape the breast is a common procedure in my practice. Employing my expertise and special techniques enables me to achieve consistent…natural, pleasing results. During this consultation I spend considerable time, one on one, with you to assess your anatomy, tissue and skin characteristics, volume, breast history and your desires for long term outcome. This helps me determine the right techniques for your anatomy that will achieve safe, predictable results.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_class=”reason-section lift-bg” css=”.vc_custom_1543933041064{background-image: url(https://www.theshawcenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/breast-lift-parallax-01-min.jpg?id=3003) !important;}”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T”]Reasons for Considering
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Breasts that have lost their
volume & shape

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Breasts that changed after
pregnancy & breast feeding

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Nipples, areolas that have
changed in size, shape or
position

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Normal age related changes
to your breasts

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Stretched breast skin
& enlarged areolas

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Breast changes due to
lifestyle, diet & exercise

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Droopy, flat breasts due to
genetics, or weight changes

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_class=”aug-section breastSection” css=”.vc_custom_1539949038260{margin-top: 80px !important;margin-bottom: 80px !important;}”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container” css=”.vc_custom_1535022915773{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1535022995955{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]Breast Lift Surgery / Mastopexy[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]The breast lift surgery returns the breast to a more youthful shape and position. The nipple and areola are moved to a higher natural point of projection. Underlying breast tissue is tightened and sagging breast skin is reduced. It’s possible to reduce the size of an enlarged areola. The result is perky, more youthful looking breasts.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class=”custom-container” css=”.vc_custom_1535022915773{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1535022995955{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]Breast Lift With Augmentation[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]If more volume is needed, the breast can be augmented with a silicone or saline breast implant.  In this case a breast augmentation and Breast Lift are performed together to achieve the most desirable results.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section css=”.vc_custom_1535023190848{padding-bottom: 77px !important;background-color: rgba(236,209,188,0.57) !important;*background-color: rgb(236,209,188) !important;}” el_class=”aug-section”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTVCc2xpZGUtYW55dGhpbmclMjBpZCUzRCUyMjQ5MiUyMiU1RA==[/vc_raw_html][mpc_button url=”url:%2Fgallery%2Fbreast-lift|||rel:nofollow” font_color=”#ffffff” font_size=”22″ font_transform=”uppercase” font_align=”center” title=”View more” background_color=”#c2c4b9″ class=”view-more glr-btn hideBtn”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_class=”aug-section breastSection” css=”.vc_custom_1539949070817{margin-top: 80px !important;margin-bottom: 80px !important;}”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1535023604780{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]The Mastopexy Procedure[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]The breast lift surgical procedure usually takes two to three hours. Techniques vary, but the most common procedure involves an anchor-like incision along the underside of the breast. The incision goes around the area where skin will be removed, thus defining where the nipple will be relocated. When the excess skin has been removed, the nipple and areola are moved into a higher position. The skin surrounding the areola is brought down and together to reshape the breast.

Some patients, especially those with relatively small breasts and minimal sagging, may be candidates for modified procedures requiring less extensive incisions. One such procedure is the “doughnut (or concentric) mastopexy” in which circular incisions are made around the areola and a doughnut-shaped area of skin is removed. If the patient is having an implant inserted along with the breast lift, the implant will be placed in a pocket under the muscle of the chest wall.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1535023690902{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”heading-T bdHeading”]Recovery Process[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”description-block”]Generally, post-operative instructions call for plenty rest and limited movement in order to speed up the healing process and recovery time. Bandages are applied right after surgery to aid the healing process and to minimize movement of the breasts. Once the bandages are removed, the patient will need to wear a specialized surgical bra for several weeks.

Patients sometimes report minor discomfort associated with mastopexy which can be treated with oral medication. While complications are rare, patients can minimize potential problems by carefully following the post-operative directions given by the surgeon.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_class=”aug-section”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTVCc2MlMjBuYW1lJTNEJTIyU2NoZWR1bGUlMjIlNUQ=[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_class=”aug-section”][vc_row el_class=”custom-container”][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTVCc2xpZGUtYW55dGhpbmclMjBpZCUzRCUyNzI0MSUyNyU1RA==[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section]

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Dr.Lawrence Shaw is a renowned, double board certified plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and plastic surgery for Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona, including procedures such as breast augmentation, tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), liposuction, rinoplasty, cosmetic facial and eyelid surgery. The Spa at The SHAW Center offers an array of non-surgical cosmetic procedures. He serves Phoenix, Scottsdale Valley, Glendale, Tempe, Chandler.
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