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Breast Lift in San Jose

Hospitals, clinics and plastic surgeons in San Jose, Costa Rica performing Breast Lift.

Cost of Breast Lift (Mastopexy) in Costa Rica

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Breast Lift

$US 2,500

$US 4,600

Hospital La Catolica

Hospital Hotel La Catolica provides comprehensive private healthcare services to local and international patients, mainly from the USA.

Listed plastic surgeon:

Dr. Rivera Paniagua Christian

Plastic and reconstructive surgery

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Breast Lift

upon request

CIMA Hospital

A modern, JCI accredited hospital which provides a full range of diagnostic, emergency, medical and surgical services.

4 listed plastic surgeons:

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Dr. Miguel Alfaro

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Anabelle Salas

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Breast Lift

upon request

Peralta Mantilla Clinic

Peralta Mantilla Plastic Surgery Aesthetics Clinic offers you the best technology in a cosy environment where you can feel safe and comfortable with guaranteed results in the field of cosmetic and aesthetic technology.

Listed plastic surgeon:

Dr. Bernardo Peralta, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Breast Lift

3,400 - 3,800 US$

Universal Plastic Surgery

Universal Plastic Surgery, founded in 1981, is one of Costa Rica’s most prestigious plastic and reconstructive surgery clinics.

Listed plastic surgeon:

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Breast Lift

2,800 - 3,900 US$

Dr. Luis Da Cruz

A specialist in plastic, reconstructive, aesthetic and microsurgeries, offering a range of surgical and non-surgical procedures for the face and body.

Listed plastic surgeon:

Dr. Luis Da Cruz, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Breast Lift

upon request

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About Breast Lift

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

What is a Breast Lift?
A breast lift is a procedure that involves lifting droopy breasts. The results are that breasts look more youthful and firm in appearance. Skin is removed from underneath the breast and the dark area around your nipple. The skin and tissue of the breast is then tightened and the nipple is repositioned to a higher level. This procedure is also called a Mastopexy.

Is it possible to breastfeed after a breast lift procedure?
In order to reposition the nipples, they may need to be detached from the milk ducts. This means that after a breast lift, it may not be possible to breastfeed.

Duration of procedure/surgery : A breast lift normally takes between 1-3 hours to complete.

Days admitted : A breast lift procedure usually requires one night stay at the hospital.

Anesthesia : General anaesthesia

Recovery : After the breast lift procedure, it is recommended that you wear a support bra for around 4-6 weeks after surgery. This helps to prevent the weight of the breasts aggravating the healing wounds. Your breasts will feel rather sore, and you will experiences swelling for a number of weeks. Make sure you use extra pillows when you sleep, as these can help bring down the swelling around your breasts.

Risks : These can include the following:

• an allergic reaction to the anaesthesia
• heavy bleeding or developing a blood clot
• infection
• unusual sensation and numbness in the nipples
• unusual red or raised scars (sometimes known as keloids)

It is also important to to be aware that the scars are extensive and permanent.

After care : You should try to avoid all types of strenuous physical exercise, including swimming for at least a month. It is likely, that you will require at least two weeks off work.

It may take a few months, before your breasts fully take on their new shape.

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