When the breasts are small, asymmetrical, or misshapen, women may not feel confident about their appearance. Women who want to improve the aesthetics of the breasts should consider breast augmentation.
Breast augmentation can increase the size of the breasts, improve their shape, and address asymmetry. Board-certified plastic surgeon David Passaretti performs breast augmentation for asymmetry to help our Darien, CT patients achieve a shapely, even bustline that complements the rest of the figure.
Breast asymmetry is common. Some women have breasts that develop differently from one another and have slight irregularities between their size or shape. Other women notice that differences develop after they have gone through certain life experiences, such as pregnancy, breast feeding, or weight loss.
No matter what caused the asymmetry, women should rest assured that they are not alone. Asymmetry is not unusual. And, fortunately, it is a condition that can be corrected through plastic surgery.
The first step in correcting asymmetry is determining the ideal breast size. The ideal size will be different for each woman, and will depend on factors such as body proportions and personal preference.
Essentially, Dr. Passaretti will help our Fairfield County patients determine if the smaller breast needs to be made larger, or if the larger breast should be made smaller. If patients wish to make the larger breast smaller, breast reduction surgery can be performed. When patients choose to go with a larger breast size, as is often the case, breast augmentation is the ideal treatment option.
When addressing asymmetry with breast augmentation, a single implant can be placed or implants can be placed in both breasts.
Prior to performing breast augmentation, Dr. Passaretti will go over all treatment options with patients so that they play a role in choosing the size, shape, and type of breast implant that is right for them.
If asymmetry has left you feeling dissatisfied with the appearance of your bustline, contact our plastic surgery practice to learn more about breast augmentation. You can also schedule a personal consultation with Dr. David Passaretti by calling (203) 656-9999.