Who is a candidate for Pectoral Implants?

  • Men who desire a more athletic upper chest and breast.
  • Men who do not have a well-developed pectoral muscle.
  • Men who have had a previous surgery for breast area with resulting dimpling and deformity.

Intended results of Pectoral Implants:

  • Increase the size of the upper chest in men.
  • Improve the body proportion and create a more athletic build.
  • Mask and improve previous surgical defects of breast area.

Description of Pectoral Implants procedure:

  • Incision choices include around the nipple, under the breast or occasionally through the arm pit.
  • Pectoral Implants come in multiple shapes and sizes for different body shapes.
  • Implants are silicone and cohesive in their build.
  • Pectoral Implants are placed under the pectoral muscle.
  • All sutures are dissolvable.
  • This is an outpatient procedure done under general anesthesia.

Recuperation and healing after Pectoral Implants:

  • Most men take one week off work and resume exercise in 4 weeks.
  • Final results are evident in about 4-6 weeks.
  • A special garment is provided for the patient.
  • The discomfort is generally well-controlled with oral medications.

Other options and information on Pectoral Implants procedures:

  • Additional procedures that may enhance the result include Liposuction of the sides of the chest and abdomen, tummy tuck or abdominal etching.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgeons offers additional information on Pectoral Implants and other plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures — http://www.plasticsurgery.org.

Visit our Gallery to view before & afters of our Pectoral Implants procedure.