Breast Revision Of 12 Year Old Saline Implants

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This patient presented with a capsular contracture of the breasts, which showed scar tissue contracture, causing tightening and a slight deformity of her implants. During her consultation, the 48-year-old female stated she wanted to remove her 12-year-old saline implants from a previous augmentation and restore a more natural breast appearance. After listening to her goals, we scheduled […] ... [ Read More ]

Wanting To Downsize Your Breast Implants?

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Weekly in my Beverly Hills practice, I see patients wanting to downsize their breast implants. I wrote a post a few years ago discussing that it is very common for women in their late 30s or 40s to come in wanting smaller implants and possibly needing a breast lift currently. The photo to the left is a perfect […] ... [ Read More ]

Gummy Bear Breast Implants Removed

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I was presented with a 43-year-old patient who was looking to replace her breast implants from a previous breast augmentation procedure. During her consultation, she expressed she wanted to improve her appearance due to the malposition of her implants. Malposition is when breast implants are not in the correct position, such as sitting too high or […] ... [ Read More ]

Patient: Ruptured Silicone Implants – Case Study

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Dow Corning ruptured silicone gel implants with acute right breast hematoma. The case shows a very interesting patient, a marathon runner, who had her silicone gel implants placed over 26 years ago. Her preoperative photograph shows that she has severe superior retroposition of her implant. The patient noted pain over the last week on the […] ... [ Read More ]

Breast Revision Surgery to Enhance The Cleavage

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I was presented a 28 year old female who after a few years of having a breast augmentation by a different cosmetic surgeon was disappointed by the way her implants had lost there original appearance. During her consultation and examination it was apparent that the breast implants were too high, and she had a poor-looking […] ... [ Read More ]