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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Need info: Please clarify about what type of implant you have?
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Curtis Wong
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Implants are safe: But there are risks with every operation that you will have to accept, such as pain, infection and bleeding. The implant itself is inert and simply ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Lechtman
29 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes and No: Butt implants are safe but have a much higher complication rate than breast implants. Choose your surgeon wisely. Ask to speak to previous patients. ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Devin
46 years experience Dentistry
Dental implants F/Up: Dental and medical titanium implants, once placed stimulate the native bone to grow into the surface of the implant. Takes about 100-120 days. Dental ... Read More
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
For what?: I use cadaver tendon for acl recon and it is safe.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Lens implants are made of plastic which does not interact with your immune system. There are other conditions in the eye which may have set up an inf ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zahid Niazi
38 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Dented chest look.: Indentations or having a sunken look is expected after implant removal that's why most plastic surgeons will plan on either replacement implant or a m ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Ver halen
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Facial implants: No, they should not. You should feel some fullness immediately around the implant, but there should not be any strange nerve sensations, numbness, sho ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
What type of implant: Depends on what type of implant.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Common but risks: Although this can be performed, there are some additional risks involved with a combined procedure and increased potential for revisionary procedures.

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