Calf raises aims to enhance the silhouette of our legs by an increase in the volume in the area of our calf. This type of surgery is especially indicated in people with lack of development of this musculature because of a neurological disease (poliomielitis) or due to lack of development of the calves despite physical exercise.
The conformation of the calf depends on the type of tread, sport carried out, of genetic factors… having a more elongated or rounded form in the upper third. Also the genetic factors will determine if these are formed mainly by tendon (lower portion) or muscle (upper portion).
Therefore, to achieve a Calf raises aims will have to opt for the placement of implants or prostheses in the calves.