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Buttock Augmentation Surgery Claims
Buttock augmentation is also commonly referred to as Buttock implant surgery or Buttock reshaping surgery, the cosmetic practice is carried out to achieve a fuller shapelier and firmer feel to the behind. This is in particular for those who have excess elasticity in this region following either weight loss or gain and even pregnancy.
Buttock augmentation is a surgical process whereby silicone implants are inserted into the section made, it is a Plastic Surgery operation to enhance the size and shape of the buttocks, using Implants, Fat grafting is also used to achieve an aesthetically pleasing body contour.
There are two key types of buttock implant procedures used by cosmetic surgeons. These are:
- Autologous Fat Transfer
- Buttock Implant Surgery
Generally, the surgery is completed without any complications. However, if something does go wrong, the consequences for the patient can be painful. Buttock augmentation mistakes can arise where the specialist uses poor surgical techniques or fails to provide proper, efficient and competent care both during and after the surgery.
As with all surgical procedures there are risks and instances where the procedure can fall below what is the expected level of care, leaving one dissatisfied and suffering from additional pain and distress. If you or a loved one have been affected by buttock augmentation negligence which has resulted in injury or further surgery, then you may be eligible to make a claim for compensation.
Buttock augmentation surgery can be an invasive process thus it is normal for women to feel some sort of discomfort and pain for several weeks after the procedure.
There are however several complications that may arise following the surgery, which may have been caused due to cosmetic surgery negligence by the surgeon. The types of Errors and Negligence which may arise during or after surgery include:
- Severe bleeding
- The implant being inserted on the top instead of underneath
- Nerve damage
- Haematoma - blood collection that may require drainage
- Firmness of the Buttocks
- Seroma - fluid collection around implant
- Rupture - Implant rupture
If you or a loved one have been affected by buttock augmentation negligence which has resulted in injury or further surgery, then you may be eligible to make a claim for compensation, this will cover any costs you may have endured after the injury as well as compensation for the pain and suffering you have had to deal with.