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The Cadogan Clinic is currently offering a reduced service in light of the government's January lockdown guidelines.

All of our services will be delivered in line with the UK government's social distancing measures and fully compliant with all PPE guidance from Public Health England and NHS England.

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What risks are associated with breast enlargement surgery?

Are there any risks to breast augmentation?

What are the risks of breast augmentation?

Breast enlargement surgery is a popular procedure and generally very safe. That said, as with all surgery, there are risks with breast enlargement surgery that you need to be aware of.

The best means of mitigating risks is to ensure that your surgeon is properly qualified and highly experienced in breast enlargement surgery, and we ensure this is the case with all of our patients by only choosing to work with the very best surgeons.

Choice of a high quality implant is also crucial, and again, we only work with FDA-approved implants at the Cadogan Clinic.

Typical risks include, but are not limited to:

  • Asymmetrical breasts
  • Haematoma/bleeding
  • Capsular contracture
  • Implant moving
  • Rippling
  • Nipple sensation / numbness
  • Rupture
  • Infection

As a standalone specialist plastic surgery day case unit only admitting healthy, elective patients the risk of cross – infection are significantly reduced at the Cadogan Clinic in contrast with competitors who utilise general hospitals

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Breast Augmentation Before & After Gallery

For some examples of our Breast Augmentation before and after results, please take a look at our gallery.

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What are tubular or tuberous breasts?

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What are tubular or tuberous breasts?

Tubular breasts, as the name suggests, have the appearance of a tube. They are shaped like a narrow cone, with a small, constricted base, tubular skin…

What are the causes of asymmetrical breasts?

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What are the causes of asymmetrical breasts?

There are various factors which can cause asymmetrical breasts, including genetics, hormonal changes, trauma and puberty.

What are the natural alternatives to breast implants?

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What are the natural alternatives to breast implants?

Although people may associate breast augmentation with implants, there are natural alternatives available, such as Fat Transfer Breast Augmentation.

In The Press This Week

This month Cadogan Clinic consultants feature in Glamour Magazine and The Strategist discussing facial oils and skin issues related to face masks, whilst Clinic Founder Mr Bryan Mayou discusses post-lockdown trends in the plastic surgery market and a faster than expected rebound for the sector

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