Breast augmentation uses implants to give you fuller breasts or to restore breast volume lost after pregnancy or weight loss. One of the most common plastic surgery procedures in the United States, breast augmentation increases underdeveloped breasts, corrects differences in size or shape after pregnancy or breast feeding, and reconstructs breasts following mastectomy or injury. Breast augmentation can enhance your self-image and self-confidence.
A breast augmentation may be a good option for you if:
For personal or medical reasons, you may wish to have your breast implants exchanged for a different type or size, or removed permanently. Older implants (usually after 10-15 years) are often replaced with more natural feeling implants. Breast implant exchange may also be done to remove and replace older implants which have displaced, become encapsulated, ruptured, or leaked. A breast lift sometimes follows.
A breast implant exchange or removal may be a good option for you if you experience:
If you have questions, please contact us. We are always willing to help you determine if this is right for you.
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