Mentor + Breast Reconstruction

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What Makes Mentor CPG and Allergan 410 Implants Not Good Choices for Most?

I had a prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction in 2000. I am just unhappy with the way my implants look and feel. I have an... READ MORE

Mentor ultra high profile 800cc implants. Will I get enough projection? How will I look? Will they be really small? (photos)

I'm having my exchange surgery soon. I have 900cc filled tissue expanded. And I wanted 1200cc saline implants but my PS said my boobies would be to... READ MORE

Largest Projection Breast Implants Available (For Breast Reconstruction)? (photo)

- I am 26, had a BMX with TEs - I got Mentor Smooth Round - Ultra High Profile: 590 cc (diameter = 12.5 cm, projection = 6.3 cm) - I'm 5'2", 115 lbs... READ MORE

Has Anybody Used Flex Hd from Mentor Instead of Alloderm in Breast Reconstruction?

Has Anybody Used Flex Hd  from Mentor Instead of Alloderm in Breast Reconstruction? READ MORE

How are woman getting over 800cc implants in the USA. Even with breast reconstruction after a mastectomy? (Photo)

I am just wondering this because I have TE filled to 770cc and I am a larger woman and feel totally un-proportioned. my PS said she wont fill a saline... READ MORE

Unhappy w/Mentor 330 cc's med height mod plus implants after double mastectomy. Too flat! (Photo)

My expanders looked odd when naked but good with clothes on.i wanted that same fullness and size, but more natural looking. Dr put in anatomical... READ MORE

Painful Implant over 1 Year PO Successful Double Mastectomy with Reconstruction?

Mentor silicone high profile 500cc, no remaining breast tissue. 3 days ago, sudden severe constant pain in left breast only extends through shoulder... READ MORE

*What is the BEST Implant for Bilateral Mastectomy Patients to Provide Projection and Anatomical, TE @550cc. Surgery Dt 8/8

What implant provides best projection? Natrelle 410FX provides best projection but not FDA approved. My DR. unable to get. What about Natrelle 410FF... READ MORE

Use of Electrocautery with Metal Port/injection Domes?

I have Mentor tissue expanders with a silicone elastomer injection dome that my ps finds with a magnet detector device of some kind; I now have to... READ MORE

Is it normal to need fat grafting after having a complete bilateral mastectomy w/immediate reconstruction? (photo)

I had a complete bilateral mastectomy w/immediate reconstruction. (NOT nipple sparing) Mentor Expanders were placed. I also lost skin & tissue twice... READ MORE

Unhappy with Mentor implants. Will the high profile Mentor shaped implant still have a natural appearance nude? (Photo)

My 2 previous posts have included pics thanks for all of the answers but what I want to know is will the high profile mentor shaped implant give me... READ MORE

Follow up - What is the likelihood that surgeon can repair this? What causes this? (Photo)

36 yrs old- bilateral nipple and skin sparing preventative mastect. with tissue expdrs. After 350ccs of fills, I had my exchange surgery 3 mths later.... READ MORE

Nipple/skin sparing mastectomy with breast reconstruction after.. opinions? (photos)

DCIS right breast, genetic tests negative, mastectomy only on right. Tissue Expander& Mentor memory gell implants Had Mastectomy then 3 months later... READ MORE

Reverse Tummy Tuck for breast reconstruction? (Photo)

Because I had mini-abdominoplasty about 6 years ago, pre-breast cancer diagnosis, I'm not a candidate for the TRAM flap. I am about 3 months out from... READ MORE

At a crossroads on implant choice for reconstruction exchange surgery. How can I choose the right size?

At 23 I had bilateral mastectomies & expanders then exchanged to 800cc mentor silicone implants. I have had 2 ruptures in the past 10 years and now am... READ MORE

Should I have gotten HP implants for reconstruction? I am 5'4, 126 lbs. 29 in. ribcage. Previous breast size 34 C.

BMX 1/20/15 w/ tissue exp. placement. 5/1/15 exchange surgery. Was told I would be getting HP implants more than once & the tissue exp. were Mentor HP... READ MORE

Approximately what size cup would 550cc Mentor Expander Saline equal?

I am 5'2" weight 130lbs fully dressed w/shoes on. My rib cage @ the largest point is 31inches. I had a bilateral mastectomy w/immediate reconstruction... READ MORE

Recommendation on Boston plastic surgeon specializing in revisional surgery? Should implants be placed under muscles?

I am 7 months post op from a nipple sparing bi lateral mastectomy due to diagnosis of stage 1 breast cancer. I have 375 cc mentor Memory gel implants.... READ MORE

Want results like post :FINALLY SUCCESSFUL revision SURGERY after a bad reconstruction (round highs look real) (photo)

Want natural and full looking mentor round high implants to replace flat anatomicals.mentor 330 anatomicals. Have written before but want... READ MORE

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