Breast Implants

All about Breast Implants

There are many different types of breast implants on the market.  There are silicone, saline, smooth breast implants, textured breast implants, round breast implants, anatomical breast implants.  There are various "profiles", such as moderate profile, high profile, and low profile breast implants.  You will want to familiarize yourself with the options available so that you can get an idea of what type of implant you want.

Some surgeons have a preference for a certain type of breast implant, such as smooth round breast implants, for example.  Other surgeons don't have a particular preference.  You should know the advantages and disadvantages to all of the breast implants currently available.  This knowledge will allow you to ask more educated questions at your consult, as well as help you to decide which particular breast implant is right for you.

Click on the articles to the right to learn about your options.




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