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Nipple Correction Surgery

Nipple correction surgery is performed to treat inverted or enlarged nipples.

What is Nipple correction?

The technique used depends on the patient. Nipple correction surgery is carried out mostly under local anaesthetic. Inverted nipples are corrected by making a small cut on the outer side of the nipple. Milk ducts are stretched, and the nipple is released from the duct. The nipple is then stitched back into position using a dissolvable suture.

How long does nipple surgery take?

Nipple cosmetic surgeries, including nipple reconstruction surgery, are outpatient procedures that typically take an hour or less. You’ll be able to go home the same day.

What is recovery like?

You’ll be able to return to work in a day or two, but avoid exercise or strenuous activity for at least two weeks. You can expect to have some pain, tenderness, swelling, and numbness immediately after your procedure. This can usually be managed with an over-the-counter pain medication. It can take up to six weeks before the swelling and numbness resolve.

What are the side effects and risks of nipple surgery?

Nipple surgery is considered to be safe, and most people don’t have any major side effects beyond discomfort, swelling, temporary numbness, and bruising

However, your plastic surgeon should explain these potential risks. 

Infection: Keeping your nipples clean as they heal will help you reduce the risk of infection

Long-term numbness: Most patients have only a temporary loss of sensation, but if your surgery results in accidental nerve damage, this can be permanent.

Difficulty breastfeeding: It’s very unlikely but still possible for milk ducts to be damaged by nipple surgery. Because of this, it’s wise to wait until after you’re done breastfeeding to have any kind of nipple surgery.

Why choose us?

It is important to choose a surgeon who is well-experienced and is a member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) for your surgery for your peace of mind. You will be looked after our expert surgeon and nursing team. We also provide excellent personal aftercare programs and our experienced medical team will discuss and plan any treatment with you in detail.

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Michelle Huang
Michelle Huang
2022-11-23
Just had my second CO2 skin rejuvenation treatment on my face and eyelids after the facelift. Wonderful results and clean out the sun damages and small fine lines. Love it! Highly recommend!
Jane Buchanan
Jane Buchanan
2022-05-16
I had breast implants and breast lift and also tummy tuck. And liposuction Dr Deemesh was fantastic talked me through it all the way I felt very relaxed and comfortable with him I am so so pleased with the results he has changed my life he has given me more confidence with my body and also I can wear the clothes I’ve always wanted to wear all I can say to Dr Deemesh is thank you and what a fab doctor he is 😄😄😄
Tina Bridges
Tina Bridges
2022-04-22
Excellent surgeon highly recommended
Helen King
Helen King
2022-04-12
I recently had a procedure undertaken by Mr Oudit at the BMI Beaumont hospital. Mr Oudit is very personable and made me feel at ease at all appointments before surgery and throughout the treatment under local anesthetic. I would highly recommend.
Eliza Boyer
Eliza Boyer
2022-02-25
I would highly recommend Mr Oudit, he is an excellent and talented surgeon. I am totally over the moon with my facelift I couldn’t be happier. He is a very warm and understanding person, and he has changed my life completely and now I feel extremely happy and confident.
Aneta Kacper
Aneta Kacper
2022-01-07
I am extremely satisfied with the results from my surgery! Mr Oudit was very thorough throughout the whole process and was very truthful when explaining the process of the surgery as well the recovery. The pain was controllable and the healing process was perfect. The experience as a whole was fantastic and I would definitely do it again, given my amazing results!
Anna Lucci
Anna Lucci
2021-07-22
Dr Oudit is absolutely GREAT! I had two procedures with him and the results are amazing! He is a fantastic doctor, very professional, very honest and moreover a very good person! He made me feel very comfortable since the first day I met him, I had the impression I was talking to a friend! If you need cosmetic surgery, do not look any further, he is the best! Thank you so much Dr Oudit and see you soon!
Yvonne Hill
Yvonne Hill
2019-11-17
I felt very comfortable with Mr Oudit right from the start. I explained my problems to him and he was very informative about how he would perform my surgery. I saw him before I had my surgery and I felt really at ease. The pain after my procedures, revision abdominoplasty and thigh lift, was only painful when moving about, even then not too bad. The pain went away gradually over the next week until it was barely noticeable. Overall I would say it was very little considering the amount of surgery I had. I felt cared for all through my surgery and after care. Mr Oudit is a very caring person. I would highly recommend him to friends. I am really happy with the results. I had to have a revision because of the mess made by a previous Surgeon, and Mr Oudit has done a wonderful job. I can’t praise him highly enough.
Cathie Riddell
Cathie Riddell
2019-10-19
I made a decision to have my left ear pinned back because it was very prominent. I made an approach to the local BMI hospital and was given an appointment to consult with Mr Deemish. He explained the procedure to me and I left the consultation happy and confident that he would do a great job. Two weeks after the consultation I had the opertation. The operation was performed under a local anaesthetic, I did not feel anything apart from the injection. My ear was dressed and my head wrapped in a bandage, I had to keep this one for one week. I had mild pain and discomfort but was able to control that with paracetamol. When the nurse removed the bandage and dressing to reveal the result I was amazed and delighted with the result. It is now three weeks since the operation and I have no pain or discomfort. My ear looks "normal" and I am really pleased. Thank you Mr Oudit.
Super Hoze
Super Hoze
2019-06-07
Never felt so confident in my life til now. Only one month post op and I feel amazing!! Thank you Dr Deemesh Oudit for changing my life.
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