Breast Implant Removal

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Breast implant removal is performed when a woman decides she no longer wants her implants or when complications such as capsular contracture or rupture may occur. If a woman doesn’t want to replace her implants, removal can performed along with a breast lift to address skin and tissue that might have been stretched from the implants.

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Hello Ladies, I´m so happy, that i found this side! We havn´t any sides like this one in germany. 15 years ago, I made a fatal decission. My BA was in 2001, saline implants filled with 375cc under the muscle. Since the surgery I can´t sleep on my belly, I have pain in my chest, arms and ne... READ MORE

Had breast re aug July 2014 and wow what a shock to the system as last op was 13 years ago x hate them and want them out have 400 naturelle implants in just wondering of anyone has done this and what's the final results like please x planning another baby so wondering if removal before would be... READ MORE

After getting 575cc silicone gel implants. 6 months later my left breast was swelling and getting hard I was on AMOX-CLAV 875 -125mg antibiotics for serveral months till the removal because the pain, fever, swelling would all come back if I didnt take them the infection would come back fast..... READ MORE

Hi there. I have been so thankful for this site as it has really helped me to come to terms with the decision I have had to make. Well it was made for me really. At 33 I made the decision to have a BA . Before children I never really had large breasts probably a 34B but I was happy with myself... READ MORE

5 years ago I made the stupidest decision of my life:to get breast implants I was 34a and felt totally inadequate and when I was 30 and majorly depressed I went to Transform and got completely brainwashed. I was a 34a and I had 380cc implants put in. Ive never liked them and I don't know why... READ MORE

Hi all! I just had 400cc sub pec memory gel implants removed on 3/24/16. Been meaning to post for the past month but never got around to it. So I'll start with a lil history. Had implants placed 9 yrs ago, kind of on a whim. I was never into implants but decided I wanted them and a month later... READ MORE

Hello, and thank you for anyone who reviews this post and finds it helpful as this site and all the stories shared gave me the confidence to make the move i am about to in removing this blasted things. As many have stated before me, you live and learn. Many years ago as a teen bride I had many... READ MORE

My implants have been a big secret for over 20 years - I haven't spoken about them to anyone except my husband, so this website is amazing for enabling me to talk freely about implants for the first time!! I was what I would describe myself as underdeveloped. I didn't want big boobs I just... READ MORE

Where do I begin. I guess from the beginning lol. I am a very small woman, I always have been. With that being said my breasts were very small 32AA. It bothered me until I married the man of my dreams. We had a wonderful marriage and 2 amazing boys together. We were military. He was... READ MORE

I got sub muscular cohesive gel implants Sep. 2009 in NYC. Dr. Jennifer Walden was my surgeon. I had debated for about 7 years because I breast fed 3 children and my boobs deflated. Fast-forward 6 years and I totally regret doing it. In fact, I regretted getting them right afterwards. Sure, they... READ MORE

Just had my saline implants and a lift yesterday. So far it's been pretty easy. I have take a couple Percocet today and one yesterday. I had saline implants put in under the muscle going from a B to a DD. They felt rippled on the sides and every month I would get what felt like an ovarian cyst.... READ MORE

14 years ago when I decided to get implants I never even thought they could possible cause health issues. The past 4 years symptoms have gotten worse it has been hard with joint and muscle pain, fatigue, bladder issues, food sensitives, dry eyes, dry mouth, cold hands, cold feet etc. i had to... READ MORE

Thanks to those who've written their stories and tried to be helpful. I'll stop lurking and try to do the same now. I got my implants about 25 years ago, when I was 30 years old and had a decent figure. I'd always had large-ish boobs, but since I started developing them in 3rd grade and I was... READ MORE

I'm turning 31 on jan 5th and last year may I decided to have my breast done. I've breast fed my two babies and hated the way my breast looked after, the first time I thought about this was around 8 years ago. So I have thought about this for ages and done my research. 7 months in and I've found... READ MORE

Almost six years ago, I decided to get breast implants. I was in a terrible place in life - I had decided to leave the prestigious law school I worked years to get into, and with it my dreams of the life I thought I wanted; my 10 year+ relationship with my partner had fallen apart; and I was... READ MORE

I'm 38 yrs old, have 360cc silicone implants, under the muscle with baker 4 capsular contraction and rupture on the left and level 2.5 cc on right with possible rupture. After having saline implants for 8yrs (which ruptured) I was talked into getting silicone in May of 2006. Less than a year... READ MORE

Please help, I am desperately trying to find a doctor who will remove breast implants en bloc/total capsulectomy . I live in Wpg,Mb have had implants since 1980 Now age 54 and want them removed asap. Unfortunately because of my fears I waited too long and Dr Kuusk from BC is no longer doing them... READ MORE

I live in Brisbane, Australia. I considered various plastic surgeons, Dr Feng, Dr G (San Diego); Dr Mirishonic (Sydney) and by strange chance ended up in a consult with Dr Samuel Yang (Brisbane) and I decided to go with him. At age 14 I had extensive surgery to correct pectus excavatum (chest... READ MORE

First of all, I would like to thank all the brave women on realself for sharing their stories. It helped me a lot. So it's my turn to share mine. So here is my story : 8 years ago, after my second child birth I was left with small, deflated and slightly tuberous breast (huge areolas,... READ MORE

My goal is to have my implants removed. I have 20 maybe more years of life left and there is a lot of things i want to do! The boobs that once gave me the confidence i needed are just in the way and serving me no purpose. I may very well need a lift six months to a year down the road after I... READ MORE

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How much does a Breast Implant Removal cost?

The typical cost for a Breast Implant Removal ranges from $563-$7,850 with an average cost of $4,250. Costs will vary by surgeon, geographic region and the complexity of the procedure. Cost estimates are based on 1,619 patient reviews submitted on RealSelf. Learn more