Phalloplasty is a type of plastic surgery meant to increase the size of the penis by length, width or both. However, you may not have realized the risks behind it. We do not know a single medical school in the country that teaches surgeons how to perform this procedure. It is unregulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and some of the products involved, such as AlloDerm or BellaDerm, are also not approved by the FDA.Phalloplasty is Ineffective
On top of the lack of safety regulations, phalloplasty is not effective. The procedure involves grafting fat and cutting the suspensory ligament but neither of these truly enlarges penis size. Cutting the ligament only gives the appearance of lengthening the penis but the actual length does not increase. Over time, the body absorbs the fat that was grafted so the width will not permanently be increased either.We Want to Support and Help You
It is important to find a lawyer who has experience in these cases, as it is not a common practice area for many firms. At Miller & James, LLP, we specialize in medical malpractice and have helped many clients pursue claims for phalloplasty malpractice. If you have suffered injuries or deformities because of a phalloplasty procedure, we can help you seek compensation.
Our practice is built on hard work and client trust. We want you to feel that you are supported and your voice is heard here. We perform thorough investigations and preparation for our cases because we understand how much your situation impacts you. We will work toward the best possible outcome for you.Ask an Attorney About Your Options
Phalloplasty injuries can be humiliating and traumatic but we are here to help you seek justice. Contact us online or call 619-685-0077 for a consultation. We are in San Diego and help clients in San Diego County and throughout California.
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