Breast enlargement at Spire Leicester Hospital

Inclusive treatment and care from £6,410

At Spire Leicester Hospital, we use clinically proven techniques for breast enlargement surgery. You’ll be able to choose from a range of saline or silicone breast implants, depending on your preferred size and shape.

Sometimes also called

  • Breast augmentation
  • Breast enhancement
  • Breast implants
  • Boob job

At a glance

  • Typical hospital stay
    Same day discharge or 1 night

  • Procedure duration
    60-90 minutes

  • Type of anaesthetic
    General

  • Available to self-pay?
    Yes

  • Covered by health insurance?
    No

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to diagnostic tests and scans
  • Expert, personalised treatments
  • Clear, simple pricing and flexible payment options
  • Rated 'Good' by the Care Quality Commission

Breast enlargement surgery: what to expect at Spire Leicester

Spire Leicester is a long-established private hospital providing comprehensive treatments and care for our patients from across East Midlands and beyond. Our cosmetic surgeons can offer you a wide choice of breast augmentation implants to achieve the look you want. You’ll have access to expert advice to help you decide what’s right for you.

How much does Breast enlargement cost at Spire Leicester Hospital

A breast enlargement procedure is available from £6,410.

We're a trusted and popular choice for breast enlargements and our inclusive prices and access to payment plans make it easy and more affordable.

The guide price displayed shows what most patients who pay for their own treatment should expect to pay for treatment. The price may vary depending on Consultant, type of anaesthetic, implant or drug used, and may also vary due to your medical history.

You can trust Spire Leicester Hospital to provide you with a single, fixed price1 so there are no surprises. Finance options are available through our chosen partner2.

1Important: Please read Spire Healthcare's terms and conditions for full details of what’s included and excluded in your fixed price* when paying for yourself. 2 Spire Healthcare Limited is acting as a credit broker to Zebra Health Finance Limited. Company No. 09406708. Registered at 1 Worsley Court, High Street, Worsley, Manchester, M28 3NJ. www.zebrahealthfinance.com Zebra Health Finance Limited is a appointed representative of Chrysalis Finance Limited and Shawbrook Bank Limited is the lender. Spire Healthcare Ltd does not receive payment for arranging credit. All parties named here are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Credit acceptance is subject to application and status. Terms and conditions apply.

Procedures offered for breast enlargement at Spire Leicester

At Spire Leicester, we offer a range of breast implant types, sizes and shapes in a variety of brands. Your consultant will help you choose the best options for you.

Types of implant:

  • Silicone gel (soft or firm) – for a more natural feel less likely to wrinkle than saline implants, with Polyurethane-coated implants less likely to rotate
  • Saline – may be more prone to wrinkling than silicone but lower risk of complications if they rupture

Shapes available:

  • Teardrop shape – you can choose the height and width separately, so there’s more flexibility with the shape
  • Round shape – a greater volume at the top than with a teardrop shaped implant
  • Projection – choose how much the implant sticks out to give a subtle or a more obvious look

Brands that we offer include:

  • Allergan
  • Nagor
  • Mentor
  • Eurosilimed
  • Polytech

Preparing for breast enlargement surgery at Spire Leicester

Getting here

We're located seven miles from junction 21 of the M1 and easily accessible from the A47 and A6. We’re a 15 minute cab ride from Leicester railway station.

There’s free on-site parking for you and your visitors.

Your consultations

Once you’ve made an enquiry, we can quickly arrange for you to meet one of our team of experienced cosmetic surgeons. You’ll usually be offered an appointment within a few days.

During your consultations you’ll have the chance to talk about the type of breast augmentation surgery you’d like, as well as the range of implants we can provide. Your consultant will ask you about your medical history.

During your consultations, you’ll be able to discuss:

  • Other alternatives to breast surgery that might be a better option for you, such as breast uplift
  • What’s involved when you have surgery
  • The kind of anaesthetic you’ll have
  • Possible risks or complications
  • Any tests that need to be carried out before your procedure

Your consultant will be able to answer any questions you may have about your surgery and its results, but there’s no pressure to make a decision. Even if you feel certain about what you want to do next, you’ll have plenty of time to change your mind after your appointment during the cooling-off period. If you decide to have breast enlargement surgery, you may be asked to undergo a pre-operative assessment before your surgery.

Breast enlargement surgery: your procedure

You'll stay overnight in one of our comfortable private en-suite rooms, all of which have:

  • Nurse call system
  • TV/Radio
  • Telephone and WiFi
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wardrobe space and a small locker
  • Armchair

When you arrive for your surgery, you’ll see your surgeon again and meet your anaesthetist and the team who’ll be looking after you.

Before your surgery, you’ll have a general anaesthetic which means you'll be asleep throughout your operation. During the procedure, which usually takes 60-90 minutes, the surgeon will make some cuts (incisions) in your breasts to insert the new implants.

If you’ve come with a friend or family member, they’re welcome to wait in your room while you have your operation.

Q & A

Amar Ghattaura, Consultant Cosmetic Surgeon

Talking about breast enlargement surgery

Breast enlargement surgery: your recovery

After surgery, you’ll probably feel some pain or discomfort – our nursing team will give you painkillers to help you with this.

Although everybody’s different and you should always follow your consultant’s advice, here’s a typical recovery timeline for breast enlargement surgery:

Treatment and recovery timeline

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Same day or next day

Leave hospital

1-2 weeks

Stitches removed/dissolved

1-2 weeks

May be able to drive

1-2 weeks

Back to work, depending on your job

6 weeks

Back to your normal activities

6-12 weeks

Breasts will look and feel more natural

Up to 12 weeks

Wear a support bra for 24 hours a day

Up to 1 year

Keep your scars out of direct sunlight

The treatment described on this page may be adapted to meet your individual needs, so it's important to follow your healthcare professional's advice and raise any questions that you may have with them.

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