Mentor implant is a pioneer brand in the world of breast implant aesthetics. They're a part of the Johnson & Johnson family of businesses, and they have been developing breast implants for over 40 years.
Mentor breast implant products have been regarded as one of the best breast implants in the aesthetic breast field. Patients' reports show high satisfaction with their implants.
Mentor silicone gels are known to be soft, cohesive, and fluid. Its form gives the breast implant a natural feel similar to breast tissue. Although every cosmetic procedure carries inherent risk, Mentor offers one of the most comprehensive breast implant warranties.
The Mentor breast implants warranty includes a lifetime product replacement if the implant ruptures and a monetary compensation to cover any surgical cost.
Mentor breast implants surgery takes 1 - 2 hours
In general, recovery from Mentor gel breast implants surgery usually is 4 to 6 weeks. You will need two weeks of rest and no work. After breast augmentation with breast implants, patients will need to limit their activity for several weeks. After six weeks, you should be able to return to normal activities.
Mentor Breast Implant surgeries have a success rate of 90-95% and a 97% satisfaction rate.
Breast implant surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries among women to enhance their breast shape and size or improve breast symmetry.
It takes between an hour or two to complete the breast implant surgery –and it's usually performed as an outpatient procedure.
Once you have decided to undergo Mentor breast implant surgery, we will plan and customize the procedure to suit your personal preferences and needs and match you with the best breast implant surgeon in Turkey.
Before the surgery, you will discuss your expectations and the preferred Mentor breast implant sizing with your surgeon.
Although it can differ from one patient to another, there are four main stages involved in this procedure. Here are the primary stages of the surgery:
Your surgeon will give you intravenous sedation and general anesthesia.
There are three different incision techniques that your surgeon can use. Your surgeon will help you decide the method best matches your anatomy and aesthetic goals. The three incision techniques are:
After the incisions are made, the next step is to insert the mentor implants. There are two main options for placing implants, these are:
Your surgeon will use a placement type that is best for you, according to your body type, implant type, and the desired size of the breast.
The final step of the surgery is to close the incisions. Your surgeon will either use stitches, skin adhesive, or surgical tape to close the incision –this usually depends on the incision site.
If your surgeon uses dissolvable stitches to close the incisions, expect them to be invisible within 6 to 8 weeks. But if the surgeon uses sutures that are not absorbable but removed after seven days.
Your surgeon will prescribe medication to manage the pain. You will need to do post-procedure medical tests to monitor whether your recovery is going as planned.
You will use compressing garment to reduce the swelling for the first few weeks. Follow your doctor's aftercare instructions to speed up your recovery and maintain the surgery results.
After the surgery, you will spend the first night at the hospital under your doctor's supervision. The Mentor breast implant recovery process will take several weeks, and you may feel low degree pain and discomfort in the form of pressure around the treated area in the first two days.
It is normal to feel nausea; this is a common side effect of anesthesia. But your doctor will prescribe medication to manage the pain.
In the first few weeks of the healing process, you will wear a support bra to minimize the breasts' swelling. Also, it would help if you kept your daily activities light.
How long do Mentor breast implants last?
Most breast implants have an average life span of 10 years. It could extend to 20 years, but it depends on the individual diet, lifestyle, and circumstances. It is common to replace Mentor breast implants every ten years.
Are Mentor breast implants silicone?
The shells of all MENTOR® Breast Implants are made from medical-grade silicone. The shells are then filled with either medical-grade, cohesive silicone gel or saline at the time of surgery by the surgeon.
Is Mentor Breast Implants' price abroad affordable?
Yes, the procedure will be more affordable abroad and cost less in popular medical tourism locations like Turkey. But some factors affect the Mentor breast implant surgery cost, like the clinics' location, the surgeon's experience, and the technique used.
Our team will dedicate their effort and time to help you choose the clinic best for you. Our goal is not just to find ‘a doctor’ for you, but to find ‘the right doctor’.