Calf augmentation surgery is designed for the persons who do not appreciate their legs for being skinny. It is a plastic surgery that enhances the shape and the size of the calf in a way to save the body’s harmony and improve the legs proportions. The surgery is done either by fat transfer or calf implants or a combination of both approaches.
Calf augmentation cost
The average cost of calf enhancement surgery depends on the surgical technique that you would resort to. You can determine the appropriate technique with your surgeon during your first consultation. Contact us ask to for a free quote.
Calf augmentation, the procedure
Fat transfer for calf augmentation
This surgery is performed under general anaesthesia. It takes between two and three hours. The patient must have excess fat to undergo this type of surgery. Fat harvesting is the first phase of the surgery. It is then liquified to be injected in the calf.
Calf augmentation with implants
Calf Augmentation is also performed under general anaesthesia and takes nearly one hour. The implant is placed above the muscle of the calf. The implant is inserted through an incision that the surgeon draws in the crease behind the knee.
Aftercare and recovery
At the end of this plastic surgery in Tunisia, the surgeon will prescribe you painkillers in order to alleviate the pain, medical support bandages are fitted to limit swelling and reduce the muscle movements. Later, a tubular bandage is prescribed for the following five weeks. The surgery leaves inconspicuous scars that heal in two weeks.
The patient can resume his professional activities after two weeks.
Physical activites can be resumed after three months and with the consent of your surgeon.
Calf augmentation results
You can appreciate the results immediately, but the final ones are recognizable after six weeks, it is the required time for the residual edema to resolve.
Your leg has a more harmonious curve with better definition of the ankles and look straighter.