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Transfeminine Top Surgery

Male-to-Female

The goal of transfeminine top surgery is to enhance the size and shape of the breasts to create a more feminine appearance to the chest.

What should I expect during a consultation for transfeminine top surgery?

During your transfeminine top surgery consultation be prepared to discuss:

  • Your transition process
  • Your surgical goals
  • Medical conditions, drug allergies and medical treatments
  • Current medications, vitamins, herbal supplements, alcohol, tobacco and drug use
  • Previous surgeries

Your surgeon will also:

  • Evaluate your general health status and any pre-existing health conditions or risk factors
  • Examine your breasts and take measurements of their size and shape, skin quality and skin thickness
  • Take photographs
  • Discuss your options and recommend a course of treatment
  • Discuss likely outcomes of top surgery and any risks or potential complications

Be sure to ask your plastic surgeon questions. It's very important to understand all aspects of your top surgery. To help, we have prepared a checklist of questions to ask your plastic surgeon that you can take with you to your consultation.

It's natural to feel some anxiety, whether it's excitement for your anticipated new look or a bit of preoperative stress. Don't be shy about discussing these feelings with your plastic surgeon.



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