Incision + Breast Implant Removal

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Subpectoral Breast Implant Removal Technique

I have read questions regarding breast augmentation and if you are unhappy with the results, you can always take them out. Of course, doctors warn the... READ MORE

Periareolar Vs Inframammary Fold Incision (En Bloc Capsulectomy - Ruptured Submuscular Silicone Implants) (photo)

Dear doctors, Which approach provides the most direct route for an en bloc capsulectomy and requires the least operative time? Will and inframammary... READ MORE

Subareolar Incision for Explant? (photo)

32 yo w/300cc silicone subpect.implants 5 yr ago via subareolar incision-uncomplicated. I went from a 34A to 34C, like the results; don't want... READ MORE

Roughly how long does it take to heal after implant removal?

I have already made up my mind to have my implants removed. I am not looking to be persuaded to keep them. I have had 500cc Mentor HP Saline implants... READ MORE

I Had a Lift then Years Later Large Implants. Best Incision for Just Removing Implants?

Just want implants out -- no problems. My lower anchor scars are about 3/4 inch above the crease (due to the large implants). I will be a large A... READ MORE

5 days post op. Will the smiley faces go away? Is this what it will stay like? Will I have a chance of not being concave?(photo)

I know it is only 5 days post op explant, but the scar tissue left from incision in areola from previous augment weighs skin this as good... READ MORE

What is the Best Incision Area for Explanting?

I have implants over the muscle and am now explanting. The implants were put in under the aerola and will be removed the same way. Is there a higher... READ MORE

Will Impant Removal Reduce Back Pain? Where Will The Incision Be Made?

I'm 5'2", weight 120lbs, had B cup size and had 325cc gel done 3 years ago. However, my back has been hurting me. Sometimes i... READ MORE

After Mentor Implant Removal 10 Days Ago my Incisions Are Very Thick and Feel Like a Rope, Normal?

Is that normal due to all the manipulation it takes to remove the implants and capsules? Everything feels and looks fine otherwise. Just concerned... READ MORE

Should I explant with a different incision site that I used for my BA?

I had a BA with an aereola incision as well as a benelli lift with internal sutures. I have made the decision (difficult) to remove the implants. My... READ MORE

Incision Line After Breast Implant Removal?

I had my breast implant surgery last july 2011.It didn't go well.Right incision got infected,had to removed the implant 3 weeks after.I was on... READ MORE

After Breast Implant Removal. Incision Line Began to Open, Now Swelling, No Fever. Causes?

I had my breast implant removed 8 months ago because of infection in the incision area..I was taking antibiotics and all.After 2months the incision... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal and Lipo on Upper Flank

I am having my breast implants removed. doc will use my existing scar that is under the crease of my breast. She also offered to lipo the fat i have... READ MORE

6 weeks post-op: my right side incision had a small hole and the implant can be seen. Should I remove both implants or one?

I am 6 weeks since I had my breast augmentation surgery and my right side incision had a small hole and can see the implant. I don't know what would... READ MORE

Silicone breast implant removal - Where is the usual incision site? (Photos)

I have had my silicone implants since 1988. I want to have them removed and not replaced. What is the typical incision site used to remove? I... READ MORE

Three weeks ago had my implants removed and a breast lift. (photos)

Since then have had an itchy rash around my incision lines and around my breast was told to use Cortizone cream by my surgeon but not helping. Any... READ MORE

What will my breasts look like after explantation with no lift? (photos)

My saline implants are 16 years old and placed over the muscle. The incision was made through the areola and I have capsular contracture. The implants... READ MORE

Can I wash my nipples after removal of steri-strips? (Photo)

Hi I recently had my implants removed and had a Cresant lift the incisions are 3 weeks old I removed the steri strips today on surgeons advice can I... READ MORE

3 weeks incision seems to be getting larger. It has thick yellowish drainage coming out and it won't seem to heal. Normal?

Its been about 3 weeks since having my right implant removed due to an infection. My incision won't seem to heal. My incision seems to be getting... READ MORE

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