Breast Impant Revision

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Breast Implant Revision

Breast implant revision surgery, which commonly involves removal and/or replacement of saline or silicone breast implants, is performed to change the size or type of your implants and to correct any complications from your primary breast augmentation.

Surgery: Outpatient
Est. Surgery Time: 2 - 4 Hours
Recovery: Walking is encouraged right away
Post-Surgical Care: Light dressing and a surgical bra
Est. Recovery Time: 3-4 weeks to return to strenuous activity


Why a Breast Impant Revision?

Breast Implant Revision: Breast Implant Revision is a procedure that involves replacing the breast implants in order to change the size or type of the implant to achieve the desired shape and size of the breast.

Dr. Moore has been performing breast surgery for over 30 years.  If you are unhappy with your results, have had a complication or if the implants have been in for more than 10-15 years Dr. Moore is well qualified to help.

The desire for Breast implant revision can be driven by any number of issues:

  • A desire to change from saline to silicone implants
  • Visible wrinkling
  • Capsular contracture and distortion of breast shape
  • Implant rupture or leak
  • A desire to change breast size or shape

The Implant Revision Consultation

During your consultation a thorough discussion of your desires and expectations is carried out.  Following that an examination of breast implant is performed.  This includes the quality of the skin, the underlying fat and the state of the support structures.  Your medical history, including medications, is reviewed. A comprehensive plan is then crafted specifically for you.  This plan includes the specifics of the surgery, the costs, location, recovery, etc.