Leg prosthesis surgery in people who suffer from improper appearance of the leg for any reason, increases the volume and beautifies the appearance of the leg.
The leg prosthesis is made of silicone and is available in different dimensions and sizes, which improves the appearance of the leg. The prosthesis is placed in a suitable anatomical location through a small incision in the back of the leg at the knee crease.
Duration of surgery
Leg implant surgery takes about two hours.
Leg implant surgery can be performed under general anesthesia or epidural anesthesia.
Inpatient / outpatient status
There is no need for hospitalization after a leg prosthesis and you will be discharged a few hours after the operation.
Possible side effects
- Feeling of pressure in the calf area
- Bruising of the calf area
are temporary Possible side effects of leg prosthesis surgery.
- Displacement of the prosthesis
- Formation of a capsule around the prosthesis
- Calf compartment syndrome
are possible complications of the calf prosthesis operation.
Two days after leg prosthesis surgery, bathing is unrestricted. Your stitches are absorbable. Avoid strenuous exercise for the lower leg and lower limbs for several weeks.
The results of leg prosthesis surgery vary from patient to patient. In general, this surgery will enlarge the leg and improve its appearance.