BREAST SURGERY

One of the most common questions during Dr. Reid’s breast augmentation patient consultations pertains to sizing. In general, there are key breast ratios that are universally considered attractive. During your breast implant selection and sizing with Dr. Reid, he will carefully assist you to ensure that these key ratios are corrected and/or maintained in order to create beautiful natural looking breasts that are balanced with respect to your individual body type.

The illustrations below (figures 1, 2 & 3) show how proper pre-operative measurement and respecting the importance of key ratios can lead to an optimum surgical outcome.

Before Surgery

breast surgery

Patients seek Dr. Reid’s breast augmentation surgery expertise to address a variety of reasons including:

    • Enhancing breast shape
    • Enlarging breasts for aesthetic reasons
    • Breast reconstruction

Key Distances

breast measurement

Key breast ratios—ensuring proportion and symmetry of these ratios are key to giving breasts a natural youthful look.

    • BH - measures breast height
    • BBW – measures base breast width
    • N-IMF – measures the distance between nipple to inframammary fold

After Surgery

breast surgery after

Careful execution of surgical plans ensures your new breasts look and feel as natural as possible by:

    • Ensuring symmetry between breasts
    • Maintaining and/or correcting key distances to ensure each breast is well proportioned

Dr. Owen Reid MD FRCSC

Education

Dr. Reid has trained specifically in plastic surgery. He completed medical school with honors at the University of British Columbia prior to receiving training in surgery of the breast and body.

Experience

Dr.  Reid is an experienced, board-certified plastic surgeon. He frequently attends conferences relating to reconstructive and cosmetic surgery while maintaining an active interest in post-weight loss surgery.

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Call 604-343-9309 or contact us online today with Dr. Owen Reid.