What is scar correction?
Scars are something that is very worrying to patients who undergo some type of chest operation. Today with the technology and the techniques that are used are much less visible than years ago and hardly noticeable over time, but how everything depends on the particular surgery and the patient.
A key part to take into account is the postoperative period, during which the patient must follow the recommendations Y tips the surgeon if you want to guarantee the success of the operation and that the scar is appreciated as little as possible. Some tips from our professionals are absolute rest during the first days after the intervention, caring for and hydrating the scar to help regenerate the skin and avoid strong physical efforts.
In the event that the scarFor whatever reason, it has not been as we would like, you can resort to the correction of scars. To begin with this intervention, it is necessary that the maturation process of the scar has finished, and this can range from 6 months to a year, so until some time has passed after breast surgery it would not be advisable to perform this intervention.
He surgeon plastic and repairer will study the particular case at all times, advising the patient and proposing the Better option within the different alternativesBecause it depends on the size, shape and visibility of the scar, one technique or another will be used to achieve the best result.
What type of anesthesia will be used to correct scars?
It depends on each patient and case particular, but in general it will be done under general anesthesia, but there are cases where local anesthesia would be enough.
As in most breast surgery, during the following days you may feel discomfort, but it is something common so you do not have to worry. If you follow the instructions of your plastic surgeon, success is guaranteed and you will have a good postoperative period.