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I'm thinking about pec implants, any opinions on something like that?

I'm thinking about pec implants, any opinions on something like that?

Pec implants: My partner and i perform many pec and bicep implants, calf men can begin work out after 4 weeks. ...Read more

Dr. Steven Griggs
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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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How will pec implants affect my athletic performance?

How will pec implants affect my athletic performance?

No impact: Pectoral implants, once properly healed, should not impact your athletic performance. ...Read more

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Instead getting my sexy ripped chest the hard way should I just get pec implants like those hollywood stars?

Instead getting my sexy ripped chest the hard way should I just get pec implants like those hollywood stars?

One way to approach: Pectoralis implants are generally solid silicone block implants which tend to feel much more firm than natural pec muscles. Pectoralis implants are similar to the ones used for buttock or calf implants. There are advantages and disadvantages to these type of implants and tend to have higher complication rates. Do your homework; all cosmetic procedures come with pros and cons, risks. ...Read more

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I spent years building huge pecs, now I hear they offer pec implants. Is that what matthew mc has?

I spent years building huge pecs, now I hear they offer pec implants. Is that what matthew mc has?

Awesome question.: I have no idea if he has pec implants or not, but according to my wife, matthew mcconaughey's pecs need no justification. But look on the bright side, you probably saved yourself a few grand including time off for recovery! ...Read more

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Should I get pec implants? Will they look like man-boobs?

Should I get pec implants?  Will they look like man-boobs?

See Surgeon.: Whether or not you should undergo surgery to augment your chest wall cannot be answered online. If you have concerns about the appearance of your chest wall, best to seek consultation with board-certified plastic surgeons to discuss your goals, options, as well as the potential risk/complications associated with surgery. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I had gynocomastia , the glands removed , now I have extra skin , it's not that much that it needs excision , can I do pec implants or rf skintighting ?

I had gynocomastia , the glands removed , now I have extra skin , it's not that much that it needs excision , can I do pec implants or rf skintighting ?

consult cosmetic sur: Most of the time extra skin molds it self at your age with exercise and time. If you want better appearance , see a plastic surgeon , will hep you and they are not for just woman only, more and more men are seeking cosmetic surgeons ...Read more

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How will pec implants affect my athletic performance? I lead an active lifestyle, but i just can't quite get the bulk i want on my chest, so I am now considering pec implants. How will the presence of pectoral implants affect my strength and endurance? Wi

How will pec implants affect my athletic performance? I lead an active lifestyle, but i just can't quite get the bulk i want on my chest, so I am now considering pec implants. How will the presence of pectoral implants affect my strength and endurance? Wi

Pectoral : Pectoral implants are generally placed under the pectoralis major muscle. The access is via an incision in the armpit that is about 2 inches long. Initially, you need to be careful about too much stress on your chest muscles but after about 6 weeks you shuld be able to resume weight lifting and other activities. My experience is that men who have these implants do not have any problems with activities or muscle weakness. They should not have any negative effect on future muscle building. ...Read more

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Pec implants. Do they feel just like a breast implant?

Pec implants.  Do they feel just like a breast implant?

Different consistenc: A pec implant is typically a firm silicone gel implant made of solid silicone whereas a breast implant is composed of an outer silicone shell and filled with a thicker silicone gel. ...Read more

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What are the risks involved with a pec implant surgery? My husband (who is 32) has expressed the desire for pec implants, and while i would love for him to look a little brawnier, his health and his safety are the most important things. How safe are pec i

Bleeding /Infection: The risks of any invasive surgery include the risks of bleeding and infection at the surgical site. These would be the biggest risks. Also there is the risk of anesthesia to consider, though this is generally thought to be less than that of the surgery itself. Please contact the surgeon to fully explain the risks of surgery. ...Read more

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Aredental bridges so inferior to implants?

Aredental bridges so inferior to implants?

They Have Problems: Bridges can last a long time, if you take care of them. However, studies show that implants are easier to maintain for a lifetime, and have a higher probability of lasting. They also don't damage the teeth on either side, like bridges. They can cost a bit more up-front, but they require less maintenance and generally have fewer problems down the road. So, they're more cost efficient long-term. ...Read more

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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 butt implants safer than butt injections?

Be careful: Please do not entertain seeking injections any where but in a physicians office. Most injections are of your own fat. Free injections of silicone or other fillers are extremely dangerous. Seek the consultation of a board certified plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Can u implant at 6 dpo?

Can u implant at 6 dpo?

Possible: Implantation six days after ovulation is quite early but it is possible. Usually an embryo implants approximately 7 to 9 days after fertilization though. ...Read more

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What are front tooth implants?

What are front tooth implants?

Dental implants: Front teeth are most often referred to as upper front teeth, from canine to canine. So when those teeth are missing as a result of trauma, gum disease or any other reason, , the best way to restore your smile and function is to place dental implants and restore them with quality porcelain crowns, so it will look naturally, the front teeth (smile are) implants may be very challenging to restore ...Read more

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When does the placenta implant?

When does the placenta implant?

Day 5-6: The embryo implants into the uterine wall on day 5-6 and marks the beginning of the placental formation. It is fully functional by week 11 when the fetus is no longer reliant on the corpus luteum. ...Read more