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Breast augmentation involves enlarging or altering the shape of the breasts. It is the most popular form of cosmetic surgery in the UK today, with over 8,000 women a year choosing to undergo the procedure. If you feel that your surgery hasn’t produced the results you were assured of, talk to us for free initial advice by calling 0203 817 9430.
If your medical professional has been negligent in the services they have provided for you it may be possible to recover compensation for your loss. In some cases this could include the cost of corrective surgery. That’s why it’s vital you contact us without delay for a free consultation.
A variety of surgical techniques are used and which one is chosen will depend on both the patient’s wishes and their physical assessment. The medical professional must take great care in deciding which technique to employ since some techniques will be inappropriate or unnecessarily risky if the patient has certain characteristics. For example, they will have to decide whether to place the implant under, partially under or over the muscle, as well as where to make the incision. Failing to exercise reasonable care in making these decisions may result in negative results which can be very serious.