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Cosmetic surgery with calf implants augment the lower portion of the leg to improve the aesthetic appearance of the legs.
Our surgeon can assist you, at any one of our Advanced Dermatology surgeries in New York. Our plastic surgeon specializes in calf implants and can cosmetically enhance the calf to look naturally toned and healthy.
This surgery is suitable for both men and women who are unhappy with the physical appearance of their calf. This may include people with calf deformity due to injury, illness or disability.
Other candidates for calf implant surgery are people in good health who work out excessively without seeing any noticeable improvement in their leg muscle.
Should you consider calf implant surgery then it is important to have a realistic expectation with no pre-existing medical condition that may negatively impact surgery or the recovery process.
The surgery is done on an out-patients basis, under anesthesia and can take up to 90 minutes to complete. Your surgeon will use a surgical marker to outline the site of incision. Thereafter they will:
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It is important to follow your surgeon’s post-surgery instructions with great care. This will aid in a smooth recovery and optimal healing after your calf implant surgery. Your surgeon’s care instructions may include:
It is expected for you to avoid exercise and to stay off your feet for at least two weeks. Therefore, it is expected for you to book some time off work.
Bruising and inflammation will slowly subside and disappear after a couple of weeks.
With surgery comes certain risks, these risks are discussed with your during consultation and may include:
Working with a plastic surgeon severely minimises possible risks and complications.
Contact Advanced Dermatology to schedule a consultation with our qualified plastic surgeon who can discuss whether calf implant surgery is the right option for you.