Breast implant removal is a surgical procedure used to remove, replace, or correct aesthetic problems associated with a primary breast augmentation.
You have unique aesthetic goals that may have changed over time. Some of the reasons you may choose to have your implants removed or replaced include:
Our Miami breast implant removal may involve removing the implants and replacing them, or removing the implant along with the scar tissue, a procedure called en bloc capsulectomy.
For women who suffer from trouble with their implants or no longer want augmented breasts, Miami breast implant removal patients can achieve the following:
Breast implant removal may involve simply replacing existing implants, or a combination of procedures. Some of the common combinations include:
Dr. Jeremy White is a board-certified plastic surgeon with a reputation for excellence in breast augmentation and breast reduction. He is widely considered to be among the finest breast surgeons in the region and is often called upon to perform breast revision surgery. If you wish to change your breast size, replace older implants, or remove them and return to a natural size, you will be in the hands of a genuinely talented breast surgeon.
The time needed to recover from breast implant removal varies, based the procedure performed. You will need several days to rest and can expect some bruising or swelling in the early stages of recovery. The incisions are placed in the same locations as your original surgery, unless you have a breast lift, which may involve additional incisions. After Breast Implant Removal Miami patients will need to avoid lifting, stretching, or putting any stress on your incisions for about three to four weeks, and should plan for one week off work or other activities.
The risks of breast implant removal can include loss of breast sensation, which in most cases returns with time, excess scarring, numbness, reactions to anesthesia and other surgical risks. Ensure you are under the care of a board-certified plastic surgeon. Dr. Jeremy White is a double board-certified plastic surgeon and the recipient of numerous “Top Doctor” awards,
Breast implant removal is often an elective cosmetic procedure not covered by health insurance, except in cases in which the procedure is needed for medical reasons. At ARC Plastic Surgery in Miami, we will evaluate your condition and can help you with health insurance questions.
If you’re considering plastic surgery, choosing the right plastic surgeon could not be more important. Dr. Jeremy White is the recipient of many honors and awards, including the 2021 Doctor’s Choice Award Miami, the 2016 RealSelf Top 500, and the prestigious Castle Connolly Top Doctors Award Winner in 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. We invite you to have a consultation about the procedure you need. Schedule your consultation today.