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Top Ten Top Ten Questions About Breast Augmentation - Question 8 - How soon Can I Wear a Bra After Breast Augmentation Surgery?
How soon Can I Wear a Bra After Breast Augmentation Surgery? Wearing a supportive surgical or sports bra at all times after surgery helps to avoid swelling and displacement of the implants. After three weeks, a soft cotton bra can be worn. You shouldn't wear an underwire bra for 6 weeks. Since breas... Read More ›
Top Ten Questions About Breast Augmentation - Question 7 - Can I Still Have a Mammogram After Breast Augmentation?
Mammograms can still be performed, but it is important to tell your mammographer about your breast implants. There are special views that the technician will need to perform in order to see as much of your breast tissue as possible. Even with these special techniques, 10-15% of breast tissue is not... Read More ›
Top Ten Questions About Breast Augmentation - Question 6 - How Soon Can I Exercise After Breast Augmentation?
You can exercise as soon as you feel well enough You can walk around after breast augmentation surgery at a comfortable pace as soon as you feel well enough. You need to avoid any activity that increases your heart rate for two weeks in order to avoid swelling and bleeding. Lifting anything over ten... Read More ›
Will I lose sensation in my Nipples? Some patients lose sensation of the nipple and the skin on the lower part of the breast temporarily after surgery, and some patients actually have increased sensitivity after surgery. For a small percentage of patients, the change is permanent. After my own augme... Read More ›