Inverted Nipple Correction New York City
Dr. William Lao is a top plastic surgeon specializing in inverted nipple correction in NYC. Often the cause of an inverted nipple is unknown; it is mostly congenital. People who have this problem are often born with it. A minority of people who have inverted nipples are secondary to surgical or traumatic injury to the breast and are caused by tethering of nipples downward by scar tissue. Most patients who came to me with this problem state they often become self-conscious and embarrassed in intimate situations.
What is Inverted Nipple Correction?
Instead of protruding outward, the nipple is tethered down and inverted inward. An inverted nipple can be a source of embarrassment for especially young ladies.
Who are the Best Candidates for Inverted Nipple Correction?
As one of the most decorated breast surgery practices in NYC, Dr. Lao has had the benefit of seeing thousands of aesthetic patients. The best-inverted nipple correction patients in New York, are patients who are in good overall physical health, don’t smoke cigarettes, and feel that they have inverted nipples.
What are the Benefits of Inverted Nipple Correction?
Getting inverted nipple correction in NYC with Dr. William Lao will provide many advantages. Below, we’ve included some that we’ve seen firsthand:
The surgery will improve the size and shape of your nipple
What’s the First Step?
The first step to getting inverted nipple correction in New York with Dr. William Lao is to book a consultation. During your appointment, you’ll be able to explain your aesthetic goals, ask questions, and have a chance to meet Dr. Lao. The consultation is not only important to understand the surgery, but also for you to get more familiar with Dr. Lao and his team. If you and Dr. Lao both feel that inverted nipple correction is the best solution for your needs, surgery will be booked in our Manhattan office.
What to Expect on the Day of Inverted Nipple Correction
There are many techniques to correct nipple inversion. But the general principle involves a small incision around the nipple and breaking through the scar tissue tethering the nipple. The result is usually quite satisfactory and can be done under just local anesthesia in a short amount of time.
Time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
General anesthesia or Local Anesthesia
Ambulate the night of surgery
Shower 2 days after surgery
May return to work after 2 days
No swimming for 2 weeks
Inverted Nipple Correction Recovery
You will be able to return home the same day as your surgery. Your recovery is usually very mild and you should be able to return to work within a day or so.
Why Choose Dr. Lao?
Dr. William Lao is a board-certified plastic surgeon who is proud to have attended Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Lao has over a decade of experience and has been listed as a Top Doc in the aesthetic magazine, NewBeauty. Dr. Lao prides himself on patient safety and his ability to connect with his patients.
How Much Does Inverted Nipple Correction Cost in New York City?
The price of an Inverted Nipple Correction in New York City can vary. As an experienced plastic surgeon with an eye for detail, Dr. Lao will meet with you in his NYC office to discuss all of your options and give you more exact pricing.
Schedule Your Consultation
Our NYC inverted nipple reduction patients find that the plastic surgery procedure gives them more self-confidence in their appearance. If you’d like to schedule a consultation or have questions, please contact us today!