Do Breast Implants Have to be Replaced?

Do Breast Implants Have to be Replaced?

The lifespan of a breast implant is a topic which should be on your mind if you are considering breast augmentation or breast reconstruction. You may be wondering: how long do breast implants last? How often do they need to be replaced? What happens to breast implants...
How often should you replace breast implants?

How often should you replace breast implants?

Breast implants don’t last forever. If you have breast implants, you will need to have them removed or replaced at some time in your life. But how often should you replace breast implants? Breast implants last an average 10 years. But they’re not like the...
Types of breast implant – which is best?

Types of breast implant – which is best?

If you’re considering breast augmentation, it’s very important that you understand the different types of breast implant on the market.  Breast implants fall into two main categories: Silicone and Saline. Silicone Breast Implants Safety of silicone breast...
What is breast implant illness? And how do you treat it?

What is breast implant illness? And how do you treat it?

What is breast implant illness? Breast implant illness is a term used by women who have symptoms they attributed to their breast implants. But it’s not a true medical term. So far in the studies that have looked at women with these symptoms, there are no...
Tips for a great breast implant recovery

Tips for a great breast implant recovery

Breast Implant Recovery Recovery is a major consideration before any operation, and is often one of the major concerns my patients have before deciding to have cosmetic surgery. There are many little tips and tricks that can make your recovery easier. In today’s...
Breast implants vs. lift- which is right for you?

Breast implants vs. lift- which is right for you?

Do you need breast implants, a breast lift, or both? I do a lot of breast surgery- in fact it’s my number one most common type of surgery. And the question of breast implants vs. lift comes up nearly every day. Most women know they want a fuller, perkier look....

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