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For years many women have been unhappy with the size, shape or flabby appearance of their buttocks. Many feel that their jeans just don’t fit right, they don’t look good in a bathing suit or their buttocks are disproportionate to the rest of their body.

What is Buttock Augmentation?

Dr. Dryden performs Buttock Augmentation as an enhancement procedure to improve the overall look, shape and size of the buttocks. Enlargement of the butt is traditionally accomplished with liposuction and fat transplantation, while some doctors may choose to offer buttock implants.

Buttock Augmentation is becoming one of our most popular cosmetic procedures. It has both men and women thinking of lifting, sculpting or augmenting their buttocks into a more desirable shape.

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How long is the procedure?

Buttock Augmentation surgery usually takes 3-4 hours.

The procedure

The most frequent procedure used to improve the overall look, shape and size of the buttocks is fat transplantation. It is sometimes referred to as a Brazilian Butt Lift. Our surgeon will determine the areas to harvest the fat cells from and perform liposuction first. These areas are usually the abdomen and hips, but may include your back or thighs. Next the fat cells that have been removed are processed. Your fat is purified and reinjected into your buttocks at different depths to achieve the results you desire. Oftentimes our surgeon will fine tune your new look with additional lipo-sculpting techniques. Not only do patients achieve a “perkier butt,” another bonus is the areas of liposuction will often be leaner and more proportional to the rest of your body.

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If our surgeon agrees, implants may be another option for some patients, but Dr. Dryden does not us buttocks implants and would refer you elsewhere. The implants, usually made of solid silicone, are surgically inserted into each buttock to enhance the shape and size. This option is usually selected for thin patients when desired results cannot be achieved with fat injections alone. Our surgeon will recommend the appropriate procedure to achieve the attractive, well defined buttock results that you desire.


Who are the best candidates for a Buttock Augmentation?

The best candidates for a Buttock Augmentation:

  • Desire a more attractive backside
  • Have had moderate weight loss and want to restore their shape
  • Have good physical health
  • Are over 18 years old
  • Are psychologically sound
  • Have realistic expectations of their outcome

What will my recovery be like?

After Dr. Dryden performs your Buttock Augmentation surgery, most patients experience some swelling and soreness or pain that can be controlled with oral medication. Patients may be required to avoid sitting from several days to a week depending on the extent of surgery. A donut cushion is used for sitting. A compression garment must be worn for 2 – 4 weeks to reduce swelling. Cold compresses can be used to further reduce swelling and ease discomfort. Patients may return to work in a few days or in up to two weeks depending on the type of their employment and the extent of the surgery. After approximately three weeks patients feel back to normal and may resume exercise.As with all surgical procedures it’s important to follow our doctor’s recovery instructions for optimum healing and results.

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