Breast Surgery

Aesthetic Approaches

  • Juarez M. Avelar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. General Information for Breast Surgery

  3. Surgical Options for Reduction Mammaplasty

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Juarez M. Avelar
      Pages 121-138
    3. João Erfon, Claudio Mauricio M. Rodrigues, Guilherme Teles
      Pages 139-147
    4. Alberto M. L. Caldeira, Yolotzin Mendez Aguilar
      Pages 149-166
    5. Ramil Sinder
      Pages 167-173
    6. Alberto M. L. Caldeira, Santos Espinal Gómez, Manuel Antonio Torreira Rios, Walter Marrou Pautrat
      Pages 175-189
    7. Ewaldo Bolivar de Souza Pinto, Ana Paula Pimentel Spadari, Ilson Abrantes Rosique, Roosevelt Santos Oliveira Jr, Priscilla Chiarello de Souza Pinto Abdalla
      Pages 191-196
    8. Roberto D. Basile
      Pages 197-203
    9. Mariangela Santiago
      Pages 237-244
    10. Humberto Campos, Ana Carolina Guimarães Rocha
      Pages 245-258

About this book


This book presents the latest and most essential techniques in Aesthetic Mastoplasty, an important field in plastic surgery that allows us to reshape breasts in harmony with the body’s contours and with the patients’ sense of beauty. Moreover, there have been major advances in this area in recent years, leading to improved and more tailored surgical outcomes. 

 Breast surgeons should familiar with the most recent techniques in breast surgery, in order to provide a high standard of quality and patient-tailored surgical service. With these goals in mind, the book discusses the most important issues in the field, divided into four different sections: General Information for Breast Surgery, Surgical Principles of Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation, and Liposuction and Lipoinjection.

Written by a respected breast surgeon to honor the remarkable contributions of Prof. Ivo Pitanguy and featuring contributions from 39 Brazilian plastic surgeons, Breast Surgery – Aesthetic Approaches highlights the essentials and the latest advances developed by Brazilian plastic surgeons over the past 37 years. As such, it offers an invaluable practical surgical manual for all readers interested or working in breast surgery, including plastic and breast surgeons and plastic surgery residents.


Mastoplasty Mammaplasty Mammoplasty Mastopexy Breast Reduction

Editors and affiliations

  • Juarez M. Avelar
    • 1
  1. 1.São PauloBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-54114-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-54115-0
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