Breast augmentation surgery can be a huge decision to make, especially if you aren't even sure what type of breast implant is best for you. It is always best to consult with a professional to learn about breast implants on Long Island, but arming yourself with a few questions in advance couldn't hurt. Below you will find some of the top questions that curious people have about breast implants.

Am I a candidate for breast implants?

Many people choose breast augmentation surgery to boost their confidence, to improve their body image, or to correct the size between breasts. Others prefer to have the surgery after breastfeeding children, or for reconstructive purposes due to breast cancer. If any of these issues connect with you on some level, you may be a good candidate for breast implants.

What size breast implants should I choose?

There are three factors in determining the answer to this question. First, the size of your chest now. Second, how much breast tissue you already have and the limits of your own body.

What are the benefits of silicone breast implants?

Many people consider them more natural feeling with less risk of rippling. These two factors alone can be what makes the decision for most people.

What are the benefits of saline breast implants?

The scarring is typically minimal, they are less expensive, and the volume choices are greater for saline breast implants. There is also no risk of silent rupturing, which means you won't be guessing if they are damaged or not and it will be obvious if there is a problem.

Are You Considering Breast Augmentation Surgery?

Schedule a consultation with Dr. Funt at any of his offices located in Woodmere, Garden City, or Manattan. For more information, contact us today.