Transumbilical Breast Augmentation in Plano, TX
If you’re looking for transumbilical breast augmentation treatment or male breast reduction in Plano, Frisco, or the greater Dallas metro area, visit Dr. Morrissey at the Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Center of Texas. As a highly skilled and experienced board-certified plastic surgeon, he can help you make your aesthetic goals a reality!
What is Transumbilical Breast Augmentation?
Transumbilical Breast Augmentation – or TUBA for short – is a new method of performing breast augmentation. Instead of inserting the implant directly into the breast via incisions under the breast or arm, the TUBA technique is performed completely through the patient’s navel, also referred to as the “belly button”.
How Is the Procedure Performed?
During a transumbilical breast augmentation, a very small incision is made in the patient’s belly button. This allows Dr. Morrissey to slide a very slender instrument under the skin, up into the abdomen and to the breasts. A tissue expander is used to open a space for placement of the implant. At this time, the size and position of the implant is verified. Dr. Morrissey will then maneuver an empty saline implant into the previously created space, where it will be filled with sterile saline. The incision in the belly button is then closed.
What Are the Advantages?
The great advantage of Transumbilical Breast Augmentation versus other methods of breast enlargement is that scarring can be kept to an extreme minimum and the risk of loss of sensation in the breasts and nipples is greatly reduced.
When you choose to undergo transumbilical breast augmentation, finding the right physician is crucial to the success of your procedure. Dr. Morrissey of the Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Center of Texas offers highly qualified services to residents and visitors in the Plano, TX and Frisco, TX areas, as well as the communities surrounding Dallas.
We offer the highest level of patient care available by customizing each treatment plan for the patient’s unique needs and concerns, and Dr. Morrissey’s record of success speaks for itself. Our clients love their new aesthetics, self-confidence, and outlook on life!