What is hip augmentation surgery?
Hip augmentation – A hip correction can reduce the volume of the hips substantially and bring them into proportion with the remainder of your body. Now a days this procedure is very common. This makes it possible to wear a greater variety of clothes. With the confidence of a star!
How much time is required for a hip augmentation surgery?
Mostly hip reshaping procedures take anywhere between 2 to 3 hours. But the time required may vary depending on the areas being treated.
Is it an Outpatient procedure?
It is an outpatient procedure wherein the patient can be immediately released. You have to take rest of 2-3 days and you can do exercise after a period of around 3 weeks.
What are the advantages of a hip augmentation surgery?
The advantages of this surgery are as follows –
- Permanent result.
What types of anesthesia is necessary for this procedure?
General anesthesia is necessary.
How long do the results of a hip augmentation surgery last?
The reduction in the hips is permanent. The results are seen the following day and there is seldom much bruising at all in this area.
Can we combine this procedure with other procedures?
Yes, like –
How much time does it take to recover from hip augmentation surgery?
We usually advise patients to take 7 to 10 days off from work. The majority of patients return to full time activities within four to six months.
What are the side effects of a hip augmentation surgery?
There are no major side effects to this surgery. A few of them are as follows –
- Swelling at the incision site(s).
- Fluid accumulation in the legs.
- Blood clots.
- Changes in the sensation of the skin such as numbness and pain.
The above mentioned effects are temporary and usually disappear soon.