Location: Santa Cruz, CA
Member since 6/12/2014


  • 17 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

To Explant or Re-Agument? - California, CA

I'm a 30 year old who got saline implants at age 18. Two days ago, my right implant ruptured and deflated. I was an AA cup, and had been teased from age 12 and up for being flat chested. I felt unwomanly, like I had never developed breasts (i was a competitive runner and a late bloomer, and was put on birth control pills to induce periods at 16...the hormones could have prevented me from... READ MORE

Questions from DMSC

Where/how can I find a simple breast explantation surgeon in central coast CA that performs explantation under local anesthesia?

I am looking for a surgeon to perform a simple breast explantation near my area. I have heard this can be done under local anesthesia but I have yet to find a doctor office who... READ MORE

Where can I find a doctor who will drain my left saline implant in-office?

I have one ruptured sub muscular saline implant and one intact with some capsule contracture. It hurts and I'm lopsided. I want simple explantation, looking for surgeon, and... READ MORE

I have rupture Saline Implant last month and today I feel sudden extreme pain. Is this normal?

My right saline implant ruptured a few weeks ago, no pain or hardness after rupture (12 year old, sub-muscular). I already had a laparoscopy scheduled- it happened last week-... READ MORE

Help! Doctor/surgery center says its "illegal" to give me my implants back after explant today!

I've seen many many women on this site who were given their implants back after explanation. I wanted to see mine and take them home and was met with amazingly aggressive... READ MORE

Recent comments from DMSC

He sounds good. My PS tried to convince me I wouldn't be happy with an explant only. Compared to what she prepared me for, I am great! I was so happy to have them out because they'd become painful and hard after 12 years and one then... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much. Good luck! READ COMMENT

Thank you Angie READ COMMENT

You look so good! They really came back for you it looks like a few months after surgery, I think I would be happy with what you ended up with. Thank you for sharing your story and I'm so glad you are happy READ COMMENT

I don't think capsulectomy is usual done with saline implants? The first surgeon I talked to said she wouldn't be able to, too much bleeding, too difficult to remove. I will definitely be getting both saline implants removed. ... READ COMMENT