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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
37 years experience Family Medicine
Ok: Surgery is generally not too risky, but long term issues are contoversial
Dr. Raymond Jean
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast implants safe: Breast implants are one of the most tested medical devices in the US and World. Breast implants in the US are very safe with a low risk of complicati ... Read More
Dr. Kristi Sumpter
26 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Safety of implants: Breast implants are very safe. Complications from breast augmentation surgery are uncommon. FDA approved implants are either saline-filled, which the ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Lin
23 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast augmentation: There are several general reasons for breast implants- either for cosmetic augmentation, or enlargement of the breast, or for a reconstructive reason, ... Read More
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Dr. Raymond Jean
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
Healthy adults: For cosmetic reasons healthy adults over the age of 18 are candidates for breast implants. For silicone implants one must be 22 or older. For recons ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Most people: Most people could have breast augmentation, most importantly a patient needs to understand the risks and benefits. Both the patient and the doctor nee ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
36 years experience Plastic Surgery
See below: A solid, thin silicone shell on the outside, filled with either saline or silicone gel on the inside. Good luck from NYC
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Silicone elastomer: Implants currently are made of various elastomers of silicone.
Dr. Thomas Fiala
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
A shell + a filler: Usually, the shell is a multiple layer silastic (silicone rubber), and the implants are filled either with silicone gel or saline. Different silicone ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Hamawy
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Aging Breast Implant: Breast implants also age. That is why at some point in the future a woman should plan that the breast implants will have to be exchanged. They can ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breast implants: Ask your physician to refer you to a good plastic surgeon. The consults are usually without cost, so compare your experience from talking to several ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eby
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Possibly : Seek out a consultation with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Safe w proper care: No surgery is risk free. Having said that silicone breast augmentation performed for the proper indications in the right patient and for the right rea ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chang
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: The short answer is yes. However, if you go smaller in size, there may be excess skin that would need to be addressed. This may involve additional i ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jorge De la Pedraja
28 years experience Plastic Surgery
They shouldn't : Cleavage can't be created if you are not born with it. Implants will make your breasts larger, but they should not cross the midline(symmmastia). Thi ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
High/BMI/breastimpla: Yes! But why not loss weight first!
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