Over time is observed the common effect in new mothers of the relaxation of the perineum area and of the increase of the diameter of the vagina as a deformity of the skin, particularly at the area that lies between the vagina and the anus, causing problems to the normal function of the area.
Perineoplasty or the plastic reconstruction of the perineum restores the tissues and the muscles in the perineum area that have been damaged. The plastic surgery for the reconstruction of the perineum is a simple surgical procedure. It is performed with the use of Laser beams and aims at the tightening of the relaxation and the correction of the scars and deformities in the area, strengthening the perineum.
Its duration is approximately 45 minutes and it can be performed with local, general or epidural anaesthesia and it is not required to stay in the clinic. The return to your everyday life is immediate but sexual intercourse and exercise are allowed after 5-6 weeks.