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Cosmetic surgery, like any surgery is not without unanticipated outcomes. Revision breast surgery focuses on providing solutions for patients in these particular situations. Capsular contracture, breast implant malposition, implant rupture, and desire for size change are some of the more common concerns addressed in woman who have previously undergone cosmetic breast surgery. Because the surgeon must deal with factors such as scar tissue as well as patient trepidation, breast revision in Charlotte NC requires a high degree of skill and attention to detail, so choosing an experienced plastic surgeon such as Dr. Pratt is ideal for ensuring a successful outcome.

What is breast revision?

Breast revision surgery is indicated when unanticipated complications arise following initial breast surgery or when breast size or shape was not optimized during the initial surgery. Known complications to every plastic surgeon such as; capsular contracture, implant displacement, and breast implant rupture are some of the more common concerns addressed. Regardless of the reason for revision, correctional breast surgery can be emotionally daunting as there is a natural tendency to grow weary as to whether there is a solution for them.

Breast Revision in Charlotte NC

What are the benefits of breast correction in Charlotte, NC?

  • Reversal of implant or scar related problems that impact breast size and breast shape
  • Alleviation of the physical discomfort caused by problems such as capsular contracture
  • Improved physical and emotional well-being

Who makes an ideal candidate for the procedure?

Dr. Pratt will perform a comprehensive physical examination and may request any pertinent medical records regarding your previous breast surgery, including; implant size and type, implant location, type of breast lift performed,  and any relevant notes from previous physicians that will allow him to present all the options available to you. He will discuss each option for how to perform the surgery with you so you are fully educated and empowered before moving forward.

If you have experienced any of the following, our Charlotte NC breast revision procedure may be an excellent choice for you:

  • Capsular contracture
  • Implant Rupture
  • Implant deformity
  • Implant malposition
  • Symmastia, aka ‘Uniboob’
  • Double bubble
  • No longer desire implants
  • Chronic pain with breast implants
  • Deflated saline implant

Dr. Pratt and his entire staff was wonderful and so informative when it came to my surgery. They gave me the best options for a person of my size and refused to do anything that would make me look "fake". At the time I was a little disappointed because I wanted to go really, really big with my breast augmentation. But I get so many compliments and I now realize it was the best choice. I appreciate him not wanting to botch my body with implants that were not going to work well for me. He truly has an eye for perfection! I will continue to recommend him!

Angela R.

Before & After

What should I expect from recovery from breast revision?

Since correctional breast surgery encompasses such a broad spectrum of possible solutions, your aftercare plan will be tailor made to your specific needs. You will be fitted with a surgical bra or compression garment that will help minimize swelling and maintain breast your newly shaped breasts. Dr. Pratt will provide give you personalized guidance regarding timing of return to physical activity.

Why choose Dr. Pratt in Charlotte, NC for corrective breast surgery?

The very nature of correctional breast surgery quite often causes a sense of mixed emotions, trepidation, and uncertainty for the patient. Dr. Pratt’s empathetic bedside manner will quickly put you at ease as he conveys a solution to your current problem and explains everything down to its most simplistic components. Dr. Pratt embraces any opportunity to help improve and optimize breast shape, regardless of the nature of the problem. For these reasons he is regarded as among the best revision breast authorities on the region.

After he graduated from medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine, Dr. Pratt completed a rigorous general surgery residency program as well as a clinical research fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC. He then continued to enhance his skill set at the prestigious University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he completed a fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Although his private practice has been exclusively dedicated to aesthetic surgery since 2008, Dr. Pratt maintains plastic surgery hospital privileges with Atrium Health Care and regularly takes emergency room call as well as facial trauma call at Charlotte’s Level One Trauma Center in uptown Charlotte, NC.

Dr. Pratt has also had the privilege of serving as a medical mission worker in Ghana, West Africa as well as Haiti.

We are open and seeing patients!

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WE ARE OPEN AND READY TO SEE YOU AGAIN!!

We recognize the anxiety and concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Rest assured that our patients’ health and well-being have and always will be our primary concern.

We are doing everything we can to protect one another from spreading the virus. Our intention and promise to our patients are to respect the guidelines and recommendations set forth by health care professionals regarding hygiene and social distancing. To that end, we would like to share some of the additional steps we are implementing as a practice to help protect you as well as our team members

  • Anyone entering our office will be pre-screened for symptoms of acute illness and have their temperature taken at the front desk
  • All staff member will wear masks when interacting with patients or family
  • We have increased the frequency and extensivity of our office cleaning routines
  • Hand sanitizer is readily available throughout the office
  • We will continue to offer virtual consultations as well as virtual follow-up visits when appropriate
  • We request that anyone with fever, respiratory symptoms such as cough or shortness of breath reschedule their appointment.
  • We are limiting outside vendors from elective visitation
  • We are limiting our waiting room occupancy to fewer patients and request that any family or friends do not accompany patients inside the office
  • Patients that prefer to wait in the car prior to their appointment may do so. Please text the practice on our SMS line (704) 256.3732 when you have arrived to let us know that you are here. We can send you a text message when we are ready for you to come in.

While the COVID-19 situation and response remain fluid, please know that we are doing everything we can to limit your exposure and risk. As our response adjusts based on recommendations set forth by relevant medical experts, we will keep you updated on our website as well as social media.

Sincerely,
Broc L. Pratt, MD

COVID-19 A Message from Dr. Pratt

We are open and seeing patients!

In response to the challenge for patients caused by the current pandemic Dr. Pratt is now offering safe and private Tele-Health services for consults. There is no charge for this service. Simply call our office at 980-375-9959 to request an appointment. We will give you specific instructions on how to schedule a virtual visit with Dr. Pratt and his patient coordinator, Ashleigh. We are pleased to be able to offer these appointments and hope this option meets your needs and helps fulfill your desired timeline.

Sincerely,
Broc L. Pratt, MD

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