Breast Augmentation
Las Vegas

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Introduction to

Breast Augmentation

At our boutique practice in the heart of Las Vegas, breast augmentation surgery is one of Dr. Jaiswal’s most popular procedures. Often referred to as breast implants or breast enlargement, the surgery is perfect for patients desiring larger or more full breasts. Below, we’ve included in-depth information about this breast procedure, frequently asked questions, and information on esteemed Las Vegas plastic surgeon, Dr. Rohit Jaiswal.

Dr. Jaiswal strives to deliver the best breast augmentation Las Vegas socialites can look forward to. Your operation will be performed by Dr. Jaiswal in our world-class surgery center. For more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to joining you on your journey of discovering the best aesthetic version of yourself.

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What is

Breast Augmentation?

The technical name of the procedure is augmentation mammoplasty but is most commonly referred to as breast augmentation, breast implants, boob job, or breast enlargement. Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase breast size. This is usually accomplished with breast implants, which can be silicone or saline but can also be performed with fat grafting. With nearly 400,000 people a year opting for the procedure, it’s become one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the world.

Dr. Jaiswal Breast Augmentation Expertise in Las Vegas

  • Dr. Rohit Jaiswal has performed hundreds of successful breast enhancement surgeries throughout his career.
  • Inducted into the RealSelf 500 Hall of Fame, in addition to being named a Top Doctor
  • Graduated from the University of California, Berkeley as an undergraduate before getting his Medical Degree at The Ohio State University College of Medicine where he graduated cum laude.
  • Dr. Jaiswal is a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
  • Holds licenses to practice medicine in the states of Nevada and Arizona.
  • He lectured at highly regarded national and international plastic surgery societies in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, San Diego, and the Bahamas.

Breast Augmentation at First Glance

  • Surgery Time: 1 – 3 hours
  • Price: ~$8,000 – $14,000 (For an accurate cost, please ask during your consultation).
  • Recovery: Patients should be able to return home the day of their surgery and return to work within one to two weeks and resume workout routines within a few months. It will usually take a few weeks for any swelling, bruising, tightness, and numbness to reside.
  • Results: Although you will be able to see results from your surgery almost immediately, it can take between four to six weeks to see your final results. Once you have fully recovered, you will be able to enjoy your Breast Augmentation results for about 10 years.

Breast Augmentation Options

There are so many options available for Breast Augmentation these days. While it’s always a great thing to have options, it can be incredibly overwhelming for people who are not “in the know”. If you plan on undergoing breast augmentation, you will need to determine where the incisions will be made, the material of your breast implants, the placement, and your breast implant size. Dr. Jaiswal will be sure to discuss the pros and cons of all your breast implant options during the consultation.

Incision placement

Dr. Jaiswal will make the incisions for your breast implant as inconspicuous as possible, but every patient will have different needs, which could affect the incision’s location.

  • Periareolar Incision: within the areola (pigmented skin surrounding the nipples)
  • Inframammary Incision: within the natural breast crease
  • Transaxillary or endoscopic: within the armpit

Implant placement

You’re implant placement will be discussed during your consultation, but will depend on the amount of existing breast tissue that you currently have. Please keep in mind that not all patients will be able to choose their placement, but Dr. Jaiswal will advise you on what he believes to be your best option.

  • Submuscular implant placement: The implant is placed under your chest muscle (called the pectoral muscle) and is typically the most popular choice because submuscular placement tends to produce less noticeable outlines of the implants, providing a natural-looking result.
  • Subglandular implant placement: This technique means “under the gland” and can be an appropriate option if you have adequate breast tissue to create a smooth, natural-looking contour of the upper breast. This placement option can offer many women the most natural-looking results.

Implant Augmentation options

At its most basic level, there are two available options for augmentation: Implants and Fat Transfer, however, there are some sub-options for each type of breast implant.

  • Saline Breast Implants: Filled with sterile salt water and can provide a uniform shape, firmness, and feel, however, saline implants are stiffer than natural breast tissue and can slosh. It’s important to know that when choosing saline implants, there is a higher chance of implant rupture. If a saline implant shell leaks, the implant will collapse and the saline is naturally absorbed and expelled by your body, requiring implant removal.
  • Structured Saline Breast Implants: Also filled with sterile salt water, but contains an inner structure to make the implant feel more natural.
  • Silicone breast implants: Filled with silicone gel that gives it a more natural breast tissue feel. If a silicone implant leaks, the gel can remain within its shell but can leak into the breast pocket. Should it leak, the implant will not collapse.
  • Gummy Bear Implants: Sometimes called “Form-stable” or “cohesive gel” implants, they maintain their shape even if the implant shell is broken. The consistency of the silicone gel is thicker than traditional silicone gel implants, which also makes them firmer. The shape of the implant will give your breasts more projection at the bottom and tapered towards the top.
  • While rare, these implants can rotate which creates an unusual appearance that requires a separate procedure to correct. This type of breast implant does typically require a slightly longer incision.
  • Round Breast Implants: Gives your breast a fuller appearance than most form-stable implants and can achieve even more projection due to its higher profile. Due to the oval shape of these implants, they provide less concern for appearance if they rotate out of place.
  • Smooth Breast Implants: These implants have the softest feel, and can move freely within the breast pocket which makes them a more natural movement. These implants do have some palpable or visible rippling under the skin.
  • Textured Breast Implants: Develops scar tissue that sticks to the implant and makes them less likely to move around inside of the breast, preventing them from being repositioned. One of the advantages of this implant is the diminishing risk of a tight scar capsule.

Fat Transfer Augmentation

This form of implant uses fat removed from your body to help enlarge your breasts. The fat cells are sucked from specific areas of your body using Liposuction, purified, and then injected into your breasts. This allows for a more natural procedure with longer-lasting results, a more pleasing overall body shape, and requires fewer incisions and scarring.

The downside of this technique is that there are more steps involved in the procedure and your body can absorb some of the fat which produces less dramatic results.

Who are the Best Candidates for a Breast Augmentation Procedure?

There are many great candidates for our breast augmentation in Las Vegas. Below, we’ve included some of the more frequent candidates that we see on a day-to-day basis in our office.

  • Women looking to increase their breast size
  • Women who have gone through weight loss and/or pregnancy and notice a deflated appearance of their breasts are typically good candidates
  • Women looking to fill out certain bras and tops better are good candidates
  • Transgender women looking into transition often opt for breast implant surgery

We request that potential breast augmentation candidates be psychologically stable, have realistic expectations for their surgery results, and avoid smoking or drinking at least a week leading up to the surgery.

Who are the Best Candidates for a Breast Augmentation?

There are many great candidates for our Las Vegas breast augmentation. Below, we’ve included some of the more frequent candidates that we see on a day-to-day basis in our office.

  • Women looking to increase the size of their breasts are great candidates.

  • Women who have gone through weight loss and/or pregnancy and notice a deflated appearance of their breasts are typically good candidates.

  • Women looking to fill out certain bras and tops better are good candidates.

  • Transgender women looking into transition often opt for breast implant surgery.

  • Candidates should have realistic expectations of the surgery.

  • We request that our patients be psychologically stable.

  • Patients should not smoke cigarettes leading up to the surgery.

What are the Benefits of a Breast Augmentation?

With breast implant surgery being one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world, there is a multitude of advantages. Below, we’ve included some of the many benefits of the breast augmentation procedure that we see firsthand in our patients.

  • Achieve a rounder breast shape

  • Clothing fits better (ex. fill out bras, bathing suits, tops)

  • Get larger breast volume

  • Increased self-confidence

  • Obtain more cleavage

  • Provides more fullness in the upper portion of the breasts

  • Restore breast volume

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What’s the First Step?

Please contact us to make a breast augmentation consultation. During the consultation process, Dr. Jaiswal will determine if you are a good candidate by examining your anatomy and taking measurements. A sizing process will also be used so you can choose the breast implant size that looks best for you.

During your appointment, you’ll be able to ask questions and learn more about your breast enhancement. You must be as open and honest about your aesthetic goals as possible, as communication is key to helping Dr. Jaiswal deliver the best breast augmentation possible for his Las Vegas patients.

If you’re happy with the recommendations by Dr. Jaiswal, surgery will be booked, and we’ll provide you with pre and postoperative instructions. It’s vital that you follow these instructions as closely as possible, as they are designed to decrease risks and complications.

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What to Expect on the Day of Surgery?

Dr. Jaiswal will meet you in the pre-operative area and make some markings. The procedure is done under general anesthesia and is typically about 30-45 minutes in length. After the procedure, the recovery team will monitor you to make sure you are safe to go home.

Breast Augmentation Recovery

Breast Augmentation recovery will be different for everyone. Typically, a week’s recovery time is adequate. Most patients will take 1-2 weeks off of work. There are activity restrictions for the first month including weight restrictions and positional restrictions. Dr. Jaiswal advises patients to wear a bra at all times for best results. You will be prescribed some pain medication to make your recovery more tolerable.

It may take anywhere from 1-6 months (or longer) for the breast implants to finish settling into their final position. After 1 month, if there are no problems then typically all activity restrictions are lifted.

How Much Does Breast Augmentation Cost in Las Vegas?

The cost of a Las Vegas breast augmentation depends on the type of implant and the difficulty of the procedure, among other factors. The best way to get a full breakdown of the costs is to schedule a consultation and have your breast augmentation plan made. Dr. Jaiswal is proud to offer financing options that can make the payment process easier for his patients.

Why Choose Dr. Jaiswal?

Dr. Jaiswal is a board-certified plastic surgeon who has memberships in the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. He has years of experience performing breast augmentation surgery with exceptional. results. More importantly, he will take the time to listen to your goals and will work together with you to determine the best treatment to accomplish those goals.

Schedule Your Consultation

Our Las Vegas breast augmentation patients find that the surgery greatly benefits their lives, providing more self-confidence and better-fitting clothes. If you’d like to book a consultation with Dr. Jaiswal for any kind of breast surgery, please contact us today. Our compassionate team is looking forward to answering any questions and joining you on your team of helping discover the best version of yourself.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Type of Breast Implant Options Does Dr. Jaiswal Provide?

Only FDA-approved, the newest generation of implants are used. These can be silicone implants (including gummy-bear style) or saline implants.

Are there scars after breast augmentation surgery?

Yes. Dr. Jaiswal typically recommends placing an incision in the fold underneath the breast. This results in breast augmentation scars that are about 1.5 inches that are well hidden and typically heal quite well.

Why should I have my Breast Augmentation performed by a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon?

For your safety, it’s essential that you only trust a board-certified plastic surgeon for breast augmentation procedures. Being board-certified guarantees that your doctor has completed extensive training and meets national standards in a specialized field. Dr. Jaiswal prides himself on safety and positive results, so when you come to him, not only will you get one of the best in the business, but you can also rest easy knowing that you will be safe and have skilled, trained hands working on you.

When can I resume my workout routine?

As much as we understand that you would like to stay fit and maintain the appearance and endurance developed from your routine, it’s also very important that you heal properly without risking any accidental interferences. After meeting with Dr. Jaiswal for your follow-ups and he can monitor your progress, he will inform you of when you can resume more strenuous activities. On average, our Las Vegas patients require between four and six weeks to gradually resume their workouts.

What are the risks and complications?

Despite Dr. Jaiswal having been highly trained and experienced in Breast Augmentation surgeries, and his desire to provide you with results you can be proud of, he will always make sure your health and safety are his number one priority. He feels that the best way to ensure this is with full transparency, which is why we have provided some of the risks and side effects associated with your Breast Augmentation procedures below:

  • Anesthesia risks
  • Bleeding
  • Breast implant associated-anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL), a type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (cancer of the immune system)
  • Breast pain
  • Changes in nipple and breast sensation
  • Connective tissue disease
  • Implant position changes
  • Implant leakage or rupture
  • Infection
  • Persistent pain
  • Poor scarring
  • Possibility of revision surgery
  • Scar tissue that distorts the shape of the breast implant (capsular contracture)
  • Wrinkling of the skin over the implant
  • Wrong or faulty position of the implant

If you have any concerning reactions during your recovery, please contact our clinic as soon as possible so that we may help.

Is Breast Augmentation covered by insurance?

Since Breast Augmentation in Las Vegas is an elective cosmetic surgery, insurance companies will not cover the procedure. That being said, some insurance providers will cover breast implants for women who have had mastectomies due to breast cancer. However, if you require additional surgery later on, there’s a higher probability that those procedures will not be covered. Also, there is a possibility that getting implants could affect your insurance rates. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility or how breast augmentation could affect your rates, please contact your insurance provider before scheduling your consultation.

Will I be able to breastfeed after Breast Augmentation?

Although it is possible to breastfeed after receiving breast implants, it will depend on the size and placement of your implant, as well as the type of surgery you’ve had. If your incisions are under the fold of your breast or through your armpit, there should be no problem breastfeeding in the future. We do encourage our patients to wait until after they are finished having children and breastfeeding before getting a breast augmentation. If this is a concern for you, please bring this up during your consultation with Dr. Jaiswal.

How many appointments will I need?

In addition to your initial consultation and surgery, you can expect at least three or four more follow-up appointments. Dr. Jaiswal will want to see you about a week post-surgery to remove any bandages or stitches, as well as monitor your initial recovery. After that, he will ask you to return between four and six weeks, at three months, and finally, at six months post-op.

These appointments are strictly to ensure you are healthy and satisfied with your results. He may ask you to return for additional check-ups after that, but he will always give you an idea of when he’d like to see you again.

Can I combine my breast implants with other surgeries?

Most likely yes! Many women will frequently combine their breast augmentations with tummy tucks, liposuction, or fat transfer to the buttocks (BBL). Breast augmentation is also frequently combined with a Breast Lift for women with sagging breasts but who would also like to improve their breast volume. If you have any specific body or facial goals in mind, please discuss them with Dr. Jaiswal in your initial consultation.

When will I see the results of my breast augmentation?

You will notice a larger size right away, however, it will take between 1-6 months (or longer) for the implants to settle into their final position. Patience is key when undergoing a breast augmentation procedure.

How long will the results last?

The results will be permanent, but patients may decide later on to remove their implants or to change their size. In addition, patients may desire a breast lift later on.

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Patient resources

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