Breast augmentation in the XXI century: 2D and 3D simulators

Written by: Dra. Isabel de Benito
Published: | Updated: 11/11/2018
Edited by: Top Doctors®

Breast augmentation surgery can increase breast volume and improve the way if necessary. It is therefore essential to make a good diagnosis and experience of plastic surgeon. Thus, the techniques of breast augmentation with implants have evolved in recent years, improving safety, and postoperative results of surgery.


What is a simulator breast augmentation?

It is very important to consider before proceeding with any breast augmentation, breast shape, as there are many who have malformations as tuberous breasts, breasts without lower pole, tubular breasts ... A proper diagnosis in the type of breast has the patient will be essential to achieve the expected results. 2D and 3D simulators have contributed to cosmetic surgery new options to enhance the doctor-patient communication.

Thus, they help answer questions, define aesthetic criteria, concrete expectations and choose sizes in a breast augmentation surgery. To do this, have the latest generation of breast simulators is a circumstance which undoubtedly makes the difference.

What is new simulator breast augmentation? Are there different types?

There is a before and after in the diagnosis thanks to the new generation of scanners results preview. Our experience with the most advanced in the world, VECTRA® 3D REAL-LIFE, allows us to answer the recurring question of women who want to increase their breast: "How will I be doctor? "With this system, they get to see themselves accurately actual results to expect after surgery before surgery.

Support in diagnostics and tracing goals in the doctor-patient relationship as it allows us to see from outside the actual look that women have with different implant options, not only in terms of size and projection but as regards shape, exact position, width or fall within, being able to rotate the image to see the result from any perspective.

Thus, it is the best tool to tell patients with realistic expectations and doctors have more accurate measurements. These two features help the understanding defining the goals of surgery and, therefore, to improve results.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dra. Isabel de Benito
Plastic surgery

Expert in breast surgery, Dr. De Benito is one of the professionals with the largest number of breast augmentation, reduction and elevation interventions in Spain and, therefore, is a leading opinion and scientific adviser in breast prostheses at a national level and international, as well as regular speaker at the most prestigious conferences around the world. Thanks to this, the doctor is at the forefront in terms of new advances and techniques related to this type of surgery. During these years she has assumed positions of responsibility in different public organizations such as: President of the Scientific Committee of the European Association of Societies of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (EASAPS), Member of Institutional Relations and Treasurer of the Spanish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (SECPRE) and general secretary and deputy secretary of the Spanish Association of Plastic Aesthetic Surgery (AECEP).

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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