Is over 50 too old to have fat transfer done? (Photo)
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Fat transfer candidate
I would visit with a plastic surgeon in your area to discuss your goals.
Am I too old for fat grafting?
The bottom line is if you are in good health, without systemic disease and have reasonable expectations then this is a good option for you. The usual surgical risks are still there: infection, bleeding, sensory changes, scarring, fat necrosis (for transfers), blood clots, etc. You may experience some sensory changes but it should be short lived ~ a few months, possibly. Consult with a board certified plastic surgeon who has experience with fat transfers to the breast. Good luck!
Is over 50 too old to have fat transfer done?
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Beverly Hills, CA......................
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