Is Breast Augmentation Safe?


Breast augmentation has been available for more than 40 years in the United States. As more and more procedures are performed, the safety and reliability of breast augmentation continues to increase. With an excellent safety record and years of experience, our Ft. Myers cosmetic surgeon Dr. Mandraccia has been trusted to perform more than 3,000 breast augmentations.

Dr. Mandraccia knows how to assess all of your needs and desires, both mentally and physically, to ensure that breast augmentation is the right choice for you and your body. If his thorough examinations leave any doubt about your candidacy or expose any additional risks, he will discuss this with you and help you determine how best to proceed.

As with any surgical procedure, there is always a risk of excessive bleeding, infection or improper wound healing depending on each individual, but board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Mandraccia makes it a priority to help you reduce these potential risks by offering a steady surgical hand and expert post-surgery guidance.

There are also a number of complications related specifically to breast augmentation, and Dr. Mandraccia will help you understand them before you make your decision to undergo surgery. While there is no guarantee against all complications, Dr. Mandraccia's experience, knowledge and personal commitment to his patients ensures that if you are a viable candidate for breast augmentation, you will be well informed, well prepared and well taken care of.

If you would like to learn more about breast augmentation in Ft. Myers, contact Dr. Robert Mandraccia M.D. at 239-482-5242 today to schedule a consultation.