Breast Enlargement (Augmentation) Surgery & Price Guide

Breast Enlargement (Augmentation) Surgery & Price Guide

Breast enlargement surgery is also known as breast augmentation, a boob job, breast enhancement or an augmentation mammoplasty. It is one of the most commonly performed plastic surgery procedures in the UK every year. During breast enlargement surgery, the breasts are made larger by inserting breast implants into the body.


Procedure time

60 to 90 mins

Overnight stay

0 - 1 night


General or local with sedation

Recovery time

2 - 9 months

Please note that we do not offer cosmetic surgery services. The information provided on this page is intended as a general guide for patients. For personalised advice and treatment options, please consult with a qualified healthcare professional.


Surgery Goals
Breast Enlargement Surgery Cost
Finance, Insurance & the NHS
Candidates & Medical Conditions
The Procedure
The Consultation
Risks & Complications



It is important to research breast enlargement surgery in detail before going ahead with the procedure. Common breast enlargement FAQs include the following:

How much time do I need to take off work after breast enlargement surgery?
Could weight gain or loss have any effect on the results of a breast enlargement?
Will I need additional surgery surgeries after my breast enlargement?
Will breast enlargement surgery affect the ability to breastfeed?
What are the effects of drugs and alcohol on breast enlargement surgery?
What do breast implants feel like?
Should I be concerned about having PIP implants?
Are there any reasons I would not be able to get breast implants?
Will my implants have to be replaced if I'm unhappy with the shape?
Is there a certain amount of time that I have to wait before having my breast implants replaced?

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