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Can the implant snap?

Can the implant snap?

Rare: Rare for an implant to break. Do not expect it to "snap" all of a sudden. If poorly designed and restored, parts can fracture -- screw, or porcelain. Important to have correct occlusion - bite- for long lasting function and health. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Implant (Definition)

An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. Medical implants are man-made devices, in contrast to a transplant, which is ...Read more


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Is butt implants safe?

Is butt implants safe?

Buttock Implants: Buttock implants have the potential for infection, migration in position, erosion through the overlying skin and pain from pressure on nerves. Fat can be transferred to the buttocks if you have excess fat somewhere else to serve as a donor site for the fat. Fat transer can require multiple stages and can also result in complications. See a board certified plastic surgeon to learn about options. ...Read more

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Are butt implants safe?

Are butt implants safe?

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. Check their board certification and don't go with someone with american board of cosmetic surgery. It's not a recognized board in the United States. ...Read more

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What happens after an implant?

What happens after an implant?

Implant dentistry: The implant dentistry is the best. While any dental surgery does come with some discomfort, patients generally find that the pain of dental implants is minimal, and the results are well worth the recovery process. However, not everyone is a candidate for dental implants, so it’s important that you visit your implant dentist for examination and x-rays. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are dents after implant removal normal?

Are dents after implant removal normal?

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 modified breast lift type of procedure to try and minimize the deformity. ...Read more

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Do facial plastic implants feel strange?

Do facial plastic implants feel strange?

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, shooting pains etc. ...Read more

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What is behind the rise in chin implants?

What is behind the rise in chin implants?

Webcam, smart phone?: When some people see themselves in profile, they think that they need a change in appearance. One of the things that might be noticeable with newer imaging devices is a "receding" chin. If there is micrognathia, then having plastic surgery is one option for dealing with it. I suggest that patients consult an experienced board-certified cosmetic or plastic surgeon if concerned. ...Read more

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Has any one had a mastopexy with implants?

Common but risks: Although this can be performed, there are some additional risks involved with a combined procedure and increased potential for revisionary procedures. ...Read more

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