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Can I Go Back to Unders After Having Overs for Less Than 1 Year?

10 years ago I had saline implants under the muscle. I'm 5'11" medium build 155 lbs A cup/left bigger. After several years my natural... READ MORE

Can I Get New Implants w/ the Same Periareolar Scar? (Saline to Silicone Exchange)

I had breast surgery last year under muscle, under nipple with saline, if i want to redo will it be under nipple again? im afraid since i dont want... READ MORE

Implant Exchange - Am I a Good Candidate for Smooth Silicone Subglandular w/ Lollipop Mastoplexy?

I'm an Athletic Yoga Teacher. I Want to Trade my Saline (Under Muscle) for Silicone (Over Muscle) and Shrink/even Up my Areolas. I got saline... READ MORE

Switching Breast Implants from Submuscular to Subglandular

I got submuscular saline implants 5 years ago. Every time i tense up my breasts move/flex. I do not like it at all, i would also like them to be... READ MORE

Going from 425 mod profile to 600-750 hp? (photo)

I am 7 months post op, and went for my pre-op revision yesterday.  I am looking to have a much fuller look with more projection.  When I... READ MORE

Saline to Silicone - Do I Need to Go Up in CCs to Have the Same Result?

I currently have 275 mentor round smooth saline implants filled to 300cc's. I am considering switching to silicone and I am looking to be a little... READ MORE

Should I Replace my 28-year-old Breast Implants?

I have had my silicone implants for 28 years now and they have become hard. Should I replace them and can they be replaced? READ MORE

Implant Replacement - Will I Lose Breast Tissues?

Hello doctors, I am planning on a revision and put in a new implant instead of using the existing one. I had gone through implant removal before... READ MORE

Recovery After Implant Exchange/mastoplexy

I've scheduled surgery for 07/08, & will be exchanging old 450cc saline for silicone, mod+ profile, under muscle, w/ full lift. One PS I went... READ MORE

Implant Exchange in Doctor's Office? Cost?

I had breast implants done about two years ago and I am looking to increase my size. Can an implant exchange be done in the dr's office? And what... READ MORE

Can I Change my Saline Implants to Silicone Six Months After the Initial Procedure?

I had saline implants three months ago , Im planning to get them changed to silicone since I believe they look more natural and there is much less... READ MORE

Safe to Use Tumscent Local Anesthetic for Breast Implant Exchange?

I am a 50 year old woman and had a breast lift/implants 6 months ago. My right breast has now become incapsulated and I am having it taken out along... READ MORE

Are There Any Risks Swapping Smooth Round Implants to Textured Teardrops?

I had a BA done in Dec 2009. Smooth, round 325cc silicone implants, placed under muscle, through armpit. Left did not drop to match right so April... READ MORE

Revision - From 335c/365cc to 450cc/500cc?

Hello doctors .., i want to ask you about breast augmentation .., i recently had breast implants 335cc on my left breast 365cc on my right breast i... READ MORE

Breast Implant Exchange Expectations Not Met... Now What?

I just had a breast implant exchange. One had deflated. I my agreement it said "increase 1 cup size". I learned my previous implant was... READ MORE

Breast Implants Became Infected Right After Surgery. Can a Urinary Tract Infection Cause It?

I had a BA on Sept 29th and from the time I woke up after surgery I had a lot more swelling and pain in my left breast than my right. Two days after... READ MORE

How Long Do You Have to Wait to Have Implants Exchanged for a Smaller Size?

I recently had breast augmentation with 400cc silicone highprofile implants under the muscle one month ago. I am very unhappy with my results, I am... READ MORE

Weird Spot Benelli Lift and Replacement (photo)

I had a benelii lift done after replacing my implants from saline to cohesive gel on 6/1/2012 I know it takes time .i never had scars with 1st they... READ MORE

Exchanging 350cc for 420cc

I Currently Have a 350 over the Muscle and Would Like to Go Bigger Would 420 Under Be Ok? READ MORE

Will another Plastic Surgeon operate on me after 4 exchanges for size? (photo)

I have had four augmentations for size: 450cc, 300cc, 400cc, 300cc ...no complications. I could not accept the hourglass even though I could see that... READ MORE

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