Inverted Nipple Correction
Many women find this quite distressing and chose to have a small procedure to correct it.
Local anaesthetic injections are used to numb the skin completely so you are awake for the whole procedure. The tethering that causes nipple inversion is then released through an incision that leaves a small, well-hidden scar at the base of the nipple.
The whole thing takes about 15-20 minutes per side. Afterwards, you will have a simple, shower-proof dressing.
We will arrange a wound check one week after your procedure and follow up in the clinic after that at 6 weeks, 3 months and 6 months.
Providing beautifully natural results.
Type of anaesthetic
Duration of procedure
15-20mins per nipple
Paracetamol and ibuprofen
Light, water resistant dressing
Up and about
Back to work
1-2 weeks (depending on occupation)
Shower and shallow baths immediately
All patients are advised to stop smoking at least 1-2 weeks before surgery and continue this for at least 1-2 weeks afterwards (depending on the procedure)
Follow up appointments
Wound check at 1 week, clinic 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months
Buy some dark coloured, elasticated sports bras to wear after your operation
Why Choose Us?
We recognise that the decision to undergo cosmetic surgery can be daunting. We also recognise that there is a lot of information, and misinformation, on the internet – often tainted by commercial bias, trying to persuade you to make a snap decision to jump in to surgery.
In our clinic, we take a different approach. Our staff understand the thought process and emotional challenges you face when contemplating cosmetic surgery and want to help you by providing accurate, unbiased information to guide you through your decision making process.
Should you chose to have breast surgery with our clinic, you can be guaranteed that your procedure will be carried out not only by a consultant plastic surgeon, but a plastic surgeon who’s NHS practice is dedicated to breast surgery and breast reconstruction. That’s right. Breast surgery is what he does all day, every day. We believe that by having super specialists carry out each procedure in our clinic, we can achieve the best possible results in the safest possible way, giving you the best possible chance of a successful outcome.
MEET THE SURGEON
Russell Bramhall is a consultant plastic surgeon. Formerly of London's Harley street, he works as an NHS consultant at Glasgow Royal Infirmary where he specialises in breast reconstruction for cancer patients. In his private practice, Russell’s main interest is in breast surgery.Read More
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Meet Dr Darren
At his Aesthetic Medicine Institute Dr Darren McKeown not only strives to offer patients the most cutting edge techniques, but to do so in an warm, welcoming and relaxing environment. His clinic offers aesthetic surgery and non-surgical beauty enhancing treatments.Read More
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If you would like to know more about any of our treatments please feel free to call us on 0141 370 0509.
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