It's natural to want your appearance to reflect the person you are inside. If you are considering transgender surgery, San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo offers advanced surgical skills, as well as acceptance, compassion, and support. He understands that feeling comfortable in your body is an essential step towards living life to the fullest.
While female hormones can produce mild to moderate breast development, most male to female (MTF) patients require breast augmentation to attain full, feminine breasts larger than an A cup.
The procedure is performed in much the same way as with female patients where saline or silicone gel breast implants are placed under existing breast tissue, usually below the chest muscles. Incisions can usually be concealed around the areolas or in the crease beneath the breasts. Dr. Chaffoo will help you determine which implant size and incision placement will best help you attain your aesthetic goals.
Because attaining a feminine or masculine look depends on more than the chest, many cosmetic procedures can be customized to enhance more feminine or masculine traits. Transgender patients can benefit from procedures like:
If you're considering transgender plastic surgery, triple board-certified plastic surgeon Richard Chaffoo, MD, FACS, FICS can help. He has an office conveniently located close to you on Genesee Avenue in La Jolla on the Scripps Memorial Hospital Campus at the Ximed Medical Center. Request your cosmetic consultation online or call (858) 623-6333 for an appointment.
Triple board-certified San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo provides exceptional results and patient care. With over 30 years of experience, Dr. Chaffoo has amassed numerous accolades and credentials to showcase his incredible skill and expertise.
He has completed fellowships at prestigious learning institutions such as Stanford University Medical Center and UCSD Medical Center. As a triple board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Chaffoo has earned certifications from the American Board of Plastic Surgery, American Board of Otolaryngology, and American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. You could be in no better hands when it comes to achieving your aesthetic goals.
During your consultation, Dr. Richard Chaffoo will discuss your surgical options and evaluate the areas you want to be treated. He will tailor a unique treatment plan for you that will deliver the aesthetic results you want. Dr. Chaffoo will advise you on the number of cosmetic procedures you can safely have done at once during this time. Schedule your consultation today.
Dr. Chaffoo does not perform genital reconstruction surgery (bottom surgery); however, he will refer patients to a trusted colleague who specializes in these procedures.
Your cost is tied to the treatment plan that was customized for you. During your consultation, Dr. Chaffoo will discuss surgical costs and payment or financing options. Dr. Chaffoo understands that being comfortable in your body is an essential step in living your best life.
Come visit Dr. Stuart & Dr. Chaffoo and let us help you achieve the spectacular look you deserve!
La Jolla Plastic Surgery & Dermatology
9850 Genesee Ave #480
La Jolla, CA 92037