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Will Calf Implants Make Me Run Slower?

Will calf implants affect movement at all or decrease running speeds?

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Will Calf Implants Make Me Run Slower?


For all athletes who rely upon muscle performance, implants are always controversial issues. They will not make you run faster, but I am not sure how much they may decrease performance.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 180 reviews

Calf implants


I do not believe any study has been done on this topic. Therefore all answers are a quess.

Cosider fat transfer to the calves

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

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