I have a desk job. Can I go back to work on Tuesday if I have my breast augmentation on a Saturday?

I have a desk job that doesn't require too much bending and lifting. How soon can I go back to work after BA? I don't want to use my vacation days. If I have them done on Saturday can I go back to work on Tuesday?

Answers from doctors (2)


Y Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Published on Jul 29, 2019

Hi, thank you for your question. Typically, it's recommended to take it easy for about 5-7 days. Depending on the individual and your pain tolerance, you may be fine to go back to work. I recommend consulting with your board-certified plastic surgeon.

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Answered by Y Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Hi, thank you for your question. Typically, it's recommended to take it easy for about 5-7 days. Depending on the individual and your pain tolerance, you may be fine to go back to work. I recommend consulting with your board-certified plastic surgeon.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Zenn Plastic Surgery

Published on Jan 03, 2019

72 hrs should be fine.

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Answered by Zenn Plastic Surgery

72 hrs should be fine.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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