Well defined legs typically have well proportioned calves.
Calf implant procedure is a cosmetic surgery procedure designed to enhance the size of the calf muscles as well as its definition. It helps in ensuring proportion of the lower part of the legs while giving a balanced look to the entire body. When calf implant procedure is performed along with liposuction of the ankle and leg, it helps to create a slender more defined leg.
You are an ideal candidate for a calf implant surgery if
Calf implant procedure is designed to enhance the size of the calf muscles as well as its definition.
An incision in the crease at the back of the knee is made and a pocket is created a pocket either on the upper inside of the leg or upper outside of the leg. And into this pocket an implant is inserted before the incision is sutured.
Patient may go home the same day of the surgery.
You can get back to low intensity work within a few days however all vigorous physical activity should be avoided for 6 months.
As with any other surgical procedure bleeding, infection is a possibility.
The actual procedure lasts about 1 hour.
No, the incision is in the natural crease behind the knee.
You surgeon will be able to give you an estimate after examining your general health, your specific requirement and also the desired result.
Implant results are considered permanent.