Breast augmentation in Republic of Korea

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Looking for Breast augmentation in Republic of Korea? To make your choice, explore the ranking of 24 breast augmentation clinics and 4 doctors based on verified reviews, mostly left by visitors from the USA and the UK. In case you need any assistance, talk to a real person — our medically trained customer support is here for you 24/7.

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How much does breast augmentation cost in Republic of Korea?

Updated: 2022-01-21
The average price of breast augmentation in Republic of Korea is $10900, the minimum price is $3300, and the maximum price is $20700.
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Breast augmentation from $3264 - from $2500 from $2275
Breast Augmentation with Tear Drop Implants - - - from $3165
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JK Plastic Surgery Center

Price for Breast Augmentation

Republic of Korea, Seoul
$15000
Medical and other services
Breast augmentation
Plastic Surgeon's consultation Tests before surgery Anesthesia Breast augmentation + implants Daily nursing of patients by nurses and surgeon Daily procedures to reduce edema and bruises from day 3 after surgery
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How many days do I need to stay in Republic of Korea?
10 days
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How much extra money do I need (additional to the procedure)?
A night in a 5-star hotel breakfast included — $200. A night in a 4-star hotel breakfast included — $120. A night in a 3-star hotel breakfast included — $80. Lunch & dinner — $40.
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Do I need a visa?
For citizens of the UK and the USA: visa is not required.
For citizens of other countries — please visit ivisa.com to find more details on entry requirements to South Korea.
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What payment options are available?
PayPal, cash, credit cards (Visa, MasterCard).
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Flight tickets to South Korea: are not included in the price.
Transfer: clinics offer an airport-clinic-airport transfer for extra payment.

24 Breast augmentation Clinics in Republic of Korea Found

The hospitals ranking is based on 479 requests, 136 patient reviews, prices, and information from 24 clinics

#1
Best Plastic Surgery Center 2018

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Questions and answers

What's the safest breast implant?

Rajendra Dhondge
11 years of experience
Nashik , India
HCG Manavata Cancer Centre

Breast reconstruction using autologous tissue like excess fat from the back or excess fat from the tummy is safest. In the case of implants, both saline and silicone breast implants are considered safe for breast augmentation and breast reconstruction. Research on the safety and effectiveness of both types of implants is ongoing.

Do you lose feeling in your nipples after breast implants?

Nipple sensation is not altered when breast implants are used for breast augmentation.

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#4
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

The KOIHA accreditation program warrants excellent quality and safety of medical care in Korean healthcare centers. Each medical facility with the KOIHA accreditation conforms to the international standards.

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Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Gamma Knife

Gamma Knife

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Global Healthcare Accreditation Program

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World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

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#7
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

CyberKnife

CyberKnife

Gamma Knife

Gamma Knife

Joint Commission International

Joint Commission International

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Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

The KOIHA accreditation program warrants excellent quality and safety of medical care in Korean healthcare centers. Each medical facility with the KOIHA accreditation conforms to the international standards.

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.

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World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.

#9
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Gamma Knife

Gamma Knife

Proton Therapy

Proton Therapy

International Organization for Standardization

International Organization for Standardization

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Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

The KOIHA accreditation program warrants excellent quality and safety of medical care in Korean healthcare centers. Each medical facility with the KOIHA accreditation conforms to the international standards.

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.

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#10
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

Da Vinci Robotic Surgery System

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.

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World's Best Smart Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek

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The Best Breast Augmentation Doctors in Republic of Korea

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Tak Kyoung Seok
Plastic surgeon
Seoul , Republic of Korea
TN Plastic Surgery
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Seoul, Republic of Korea
TN Plastic Surgery
Dr. Kyoung Seok Tak is an expert in plastic and reconstructive surgery with over 10 years of practical experience. President and chief surgeon at TN Plastic Surgery Center. Work experience Since 2014 — President and Chief Surgeon at the TN Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center 2012-2014 — Assist ...
Kwon Soon-Hong
Plastic surgeon
Seoul , Republic of Korea
JK Plastic Surgery Center
4.9
( 7 reviews )
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Seoul, Republic of Korea
JK Plastic Surgery Center
14 years of experience
Kim Dong Gul
Seoul , Republic of Korea
POP Plastic Surgery
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Seoul, Republic of Korea
POP Plastic Surgery
Dr. Kim Dong Gul is a board-certified and renowned plastic surgeon based in South Korea, an expert in plastic surgery with over 15 years of practice. Leads by the medical team at POP Plastic Surgery Center. Specializes in facial contouring, rhinoplasty, lifting & anti-aging and mammoplasty. Work ...
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FAQ about Breast augmentation in Republic of Korea

Why do patients choose South Korea for breast implants?

The breast enlargement in Korea has the following advantages:

  • Top country for plastic surgery. South Korean clinics perform breast augmentation and other procedures with up to 100% success rate. This is one of the best indexes in the world.
  • Experienced doctors. International specialists, who perform breast enhancement in South Korea, undergo long-term practice in their own country, and then improve their skills in Europe or the USA.
  • International recognition. The clinics, where a boob job is carried out, have special accreditation that allows providing the procedure for international patients.

Submit a request to get a personalized cost of breast augmentation in South Korea or to get more info on the operation. This option is free.

What affects the cost of breast augmentation in South Korea?

The price for breast augmentation surgery in Korea depends on:

  • The chosen clinic. The cost for breast augmentation in South Korean clinics may range within 10-15%. It is explained by international. because some medical centers have international certifications are famous far beyond Korea.
  • Doctor's experience. Plastic surgeons, who have a lot of years of experience, participate in international conferences, develop new techniques, and have positive feedback from patients, may ask for a higher fee. Due to this, the price of breast augmentation increases.
  • Type of breast implant. The main types of breast implants applied in South Korea are saline and silicone ones. Choose the most appropriate option after consulting with your doctor. But note that the cost of silicone implants in Korea will be a little higher compared to the price of saline ones.

Fill out a form on Bookimed website to get a personalized price for breast enhancement from Korean clinics. This option is free.

What does the price for breast augmentation in South Korea include?

The package for breast augmentation in South Korea varies from clinic to clinic. Some medical centers offer a more extended program, some less. But usually, the price includes:

  • the breast augmentation itself
  • implants
  • doctor's fee
  • medications.

The special garment, medical tests, accommodation, transfer, language assistance are paid additionally.

How is Korean boob job processed?

To do breast augmentation in South Korea, a patient needs to undergo tests to exclude contraindications to a surgery (HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, diabetes, syphilis, etc.). A woman arrives at a Korean clinic and goes through a preoperative examination.

The next day, the breast augmentation procedure is performed. Breast enlargement in Korea is carried out for 1-2 hours under local (for lipofilling) and general anesthesia (for implanting).

A patient stays in a hospital or a hotel for 1 day and then is dismissed. In a week after the breast enlargement, a woman comes to a doctor to remove the stitches and estimate the result. Then she can return home.

The swelling disappears in 2 weeks in 80% of cases, the scars - from several months to 1 year.

Plastic surgeons in Korea perform breast augmentation with:

  • implants
  • own patient fat (lipofilling).

Korean breast augmentation with implants

Plastic surgeons apply hypoallergenic Korean breast implants which are reliable and safe. There are two implant shapes:

  • anatomic-like ones which are mainly for slim women with little breast (0-1 size)
  • round ones are used for women with bigger breast (2-3 size) or sagging.

The implants can be placed:

  • under the breast muscle if a woman is planning to have children and breastfeed
  • under the mamma gland if a woman is not planning to have children in the future.

Breast augmentation with implants in Korea is considered a simple procedure with a 99% success rate.

Breast augmentation in South Korea with lipofilling

  • Korean doctors specialize in lipofilling breast enlargement. Doctors take patient’s fat (from the belly or hips) and shape breasts using it. The injected fat adds volume in certain areas and nourishes the skin.
  • Lipofilling is less traumatic procedure than breast augmentation with implants. The lipofilling result lasts only for 2 years; then a patient needs to do a correction. Breasts can only be enlarged by 1 size with this method.
  • Fat injection breast augmentation cost includes preoperative tests, anesthesia, 1-day hospital stay, postoperative care.
  • Only a doctor can determine the most suitable breast augmentation option in your particular case.

How to get a personalized cost for breast augmentation surgery in Korea?

On this page, you can find the prices for breast augmentation in South Korea. In some cases, they can change according to currency fluctuations or patient's preferences.

To get a personalized price for boob job in Korea, submit a request on Bookimed website. Our manager will send your medical records and photos to Korean clinics to estimate a final bill. This option is free.

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