Second time Saline Implant broke, wondering should I go with Silicone since I've had 2 breaks in a little more than 3 years?
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Should i change type of implants?
Thank you for your question. Im sorry about your issues with the implants. In regards to type of implant, we use cohesive gel implants (gummy bear implants) for the vast majority of our patients. The technology is simply excellent and gives a natural look and feel. Hope this helps.
Silicone after saline rupture
Thank you for your question. I am sorry to hear about your problems with the saline implants. It is a little unusual to have 2 ruptures in 3 years, but I have seen this before. Saline implants do have a higher rupture rate than silicone implants. If you were a patient in my practice, I would recommend silicone gel because they look and feel more natural compared to saline implants. Good luck.
An option is to go with silicone, but it is unclear why you developed saline ruptures. Good luck with your surgery.
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