The Male Pectoral Implant Procedure
Pectoral implants are placed through an incision under the arm secured between the two chest muscles, the pectoralis major and pectoralis minor muscles.
The Pectoral implant surgery is performed under general anesthesia and takes between 1 1/2 to 2 hours. You can expect moderate pain for the first two days and the results are instant. Generally, you can resume all normal activity after 5 weeks. Post surgery recovery products are available and recommended to quicken the healing time.
The Various Types of Male Pectoral Implants
Pectoral implants come is various sizes, shapes and textures and are made of solid silicone. These implants are used primarily as an enhancement device. During your consultation, your surgeon will show you the options and help you make an informed decision with which size and shape of an implant would best suite your needs.
The Risks Associated With Male Pectoral Implants
Each cosmetic surgery procedure carries a certain amount of risk, as does all surgery. Your surgeon will discuss the possible risks and complications of your surgery and will answer any questions you may have about those risks. Possible pectoral implant surgery risks include implant shifting and numbness.
The Cost of Male Pectoral Implant Surgery
Depending on your geographical region, your choice of surgeon and implant type, the average cost of pectoral implant surgery is $6000; the national average is between $5000 and $7000. Financing is availabl