Breast Implants (Breast Augmentation)

A Breast Augmentation, commonly known as a ‘boob job’ involves placing implants in the breasts to increase cup size, correct asymmetry or replace volume lost after pregnancy

It is the ideal procedure for ladies who are unhappy with the present size of their breasts. It is sometimes combined with a Breast Uplift (Mastopexy)

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Frequently asked questions
Key Points

Operating time

1-1.5 hrs approx

Hospital Stay

One night


From day one


Showers after 3 days – no bathing until completely healed


From 3 weeks


From 8 weeks

Time off Work

2 weeks for sedentary roles


Sports Bra for 6-8 weeks


The majority of women are delighted with their new shape.

It is normal for the breasts to be a little swollen after the operation and it can take a number of months to see the final results.

Silicone implants have been extensively investigated and found to have no association with any diseases. we use high quality implants from reputable companies.

Our Success Stories

“How lucky I am to be treated by Mr Lambe at the Christie. From the first consultation he made me feel comfortable and confident of the journey that I would be taking.

Linda – West Didsbury