Breast Implants Q&A
Tissue Expander + Breast Implants
Can I Get a Breast Implant in One Breast and a Diep Flap in the Other Radiated Breast and Acheive Symmetry?
I currently have tissue expanders in and I had radiation on right breast. I am expriencing complications and I am having the expanders removed and... READ MORE
Areola Reduction and Tissue Expantion for Tuberous Breasts, Will This Give Me Normal, Full Looking Breasts?
I have tuberous breasts, and I know I would have to fix the 'puffiness' of my areolas with a reduction. And the rest with implants, but I don't think... READ MORE
I have gone to a plastic surgeon and I was told that there is a 75cc different between the 2 breasts. I am interested in getting silicone implants.... READ MORE
Hi! I have in my left breast currently a Mentor Smooth Round Tissue Expander Catalog nr.: 350-4306M max.fill.vol.: 1000cc. It's currently filled up to... READ MORE
I have tubular breasts and Lupus. Are there any cosmetic surgeons who would operate on me? What are my options? (Photo)
My Lupus is currently under control and I feel great. I looked at tissue expansion and implants . Not sure what would work best. READ MORE
Help with tuberous breast options and info. Should I have tissue expanders first before the implants? (Photo)
I'm a 21 y,o with tuberous breast deformity. Looking for info. - should I have tissue expanders first before the implants? - can I go for my goal of... READ MORE
I had a mastectomy, then an expander to stretch the skin & muscle for implant. The fills 100cc at time, the last was 120cc, very painful & then the... READ MORE
I am a 35 year old woman who had a bi-lateral mastectomy in January. Prior to surgery I was a natural DD cup. I have tissue expanders in now, 500cc's.... READ MORE
I had a nipple-sparing prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with tissue expanders. Dr. put 100ccs in during surgery and I've had 3 fills of 50, 100, and... READ MORE
True or false? How much can TE's be overfilled?Dr.Armando Soto,Dr.Anureet K.Bajaj,Dr.Barry L.Eppley&Dr.Peter E.Johnson answered:
3 years ago was posted this:"I wouldn't worry about overfilling your expanders,as they have a large capacity for tolerance of this","Tissue expanders... READ MORE
Should my 500 cc's filled tissue expanders? It feels really tight and painful weeks after last fill.
My 500 cc's filled tissue expanders are feeling really tight and painful weeks after last fill, is this normal? I was wondering if massaging them... READ MORE
Subpectoral silicone implants with Tissue Expander versus Single Stage Implant with Alloderm and silicone implants? (Photo)
I am 38 years old. My natural breast volume is likely around 200cc. Before being diagnosed with DCIS I was going for breast augmentation. The surgeon... READ MORE