New Trends in Breast Augmentation: Hybrid (Composite) Augmentation and Breast Implant Conversion with Fat Grafting
A new SDARTs Online Didactic Presentation
Speaker: Dr. Amin Kalaaji, MD, PhD
Join Dr. Amin Kalaaji of Oslo, Norway, for a comprehensive presentation on these two new breast augmentation trends utilizing adipose tissue. Dr. Kalaaji discusses hybrid augmentation using both implants and fat and breast implant explantation and replacement with fat.
- indications for each procedure
- patient selection
- managing patient expectations
- the pros and cons of simultaneous vs. delayed techniques
- long-term volume retention
- avoiding complications
- oncological safety
Surgical videos demonstrate the techniques for each procedure. Dr. Kalaaji explains and compares various methods of processing the fat tissue for reinjection:
- machine centrifugation
- manual centrifugation
- decanting with vibration
Dr. Kalaaji concludes with before and after photos and an evaluation of his results.