Location: Albuquerque
Member since 7/4/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Explant surgery due to medical reasons

Wow, what a wonderful opportunity this forum is for people to share their experiences. My journey began 17 years ago with a decision to get implants for the wrong reason; an attempt to save an abusive marriage when my self esteem was at a all time low. Then 2years ago I fell in my yard and ruptured my right implant and at that time I consulted a surgeon who informed me there was no medical... READ MORE

Questions from newdawn

Can an Implant That Was Placed Under the Muscle Move That Position if It Has Ruptured from a Fall?

I had breast augmentation with placement under the muscle 17 years ago. Then, 2years ago I fell rupturing one implant and was told at that time there was no harm to simply... READ MORE

Recent comments from newdawn

I vote for option 3 -the local with IV sedation which sounds important considering you are a "nervous person with a low pain threshold". I must say I love my breasts, and I feel my body has been returned to me. I wish you a fast, and... READ COMMENT

I had my surgery over a month ago, and I am very happy to have the implants out. I had options regarding getting them replaced but the pair I had-needed to come out. I feel like me again and men aren't staring at me like they used to.... READ COMMENT

I am so happy to hear you are well, except for the drains and not sleeping but soon this part will be over. It's amazing to look back and realize how far I've come and soon you will be there too. Hang in there and be kind to yourself... READ COMMENT

You might be pleasantly surprised at how great you will look, I was and I had my implants for almost 20 years and the skin was still ok...I am hoping for a fantastic outcome for you.... READ COMMENT

I'm so happy you found a healthy way to deal with the asymmetry. It's important to have a good relationship with our bodies. I wish you the best of luck!!! READ COMMENT