Removal & Replacement of Implants Patient 4
This 56 year old presented to Dr. Parker with a several week history of a spontaneous deflation of her right saline breast implant, inserted 7 years earlier. After a discussion of options with Dr. Parker during her consultation, the patient opted to replace her current saline implants with slightly larger silicone implants to prevent a repeat deflation, for greater softness and less rippling. Using the patient’s previously healed inframammary incisions, Dr. Parker removed her 270 cc saline implants and replaced them with 300 cc silicone implants. The patient recovered quickly from the procedure and was delighted by the look and feel of her new implants
Learn More About Breast Implant Revision
Due to a number of factors, results of breast augmentation vary and a percentage of women are unsatisfied with their initial outcome. The most common reasons for breast implant revision include a desire for an implant size change; conversion from saline to silicone gel implants; replacement due to implant age or leakage; or simply dissatisfaction with any aspect of the results. Other doctors and patients frequently refer breast implant revision patients to Dr. Parker, as he has extensive experience in revision surgery of the breast. Click to learn more about revision surgery.
Nonsurgical Treatment for Capsular Contracture
For patients experiencing capsular contracture, Dr. Parker offers a painless, non-invasive treatment. Eighty percent of patients treated with the Aspen System report improvement. Click to learn more about this innovative treatment!
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