Rupture of Silicone Gel Breast Implants

20 Feb

Let’s talk implants. Silicone gel breast implants were introduced in 1963, and have since been widely used for breast augmentation to improve appearance and increase self-confidence, as well as for reconstruction after surgical mastectomy (removal of breasts), or from injury … Read More »

What’s in the Future for Breast Implants?

31 Jan

The popularity of breast implants is increasing and this was confirmed by a research study that was performed by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Apparently in 2012 there were over 330,000 breast augmentations performed. Just over 72% of … Read More »

Breast Augmentation Implant Surgery

11 Jan

Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase the size of a woman’s breasts. Some women undergo breast augmentation as a part of treatment after breast cancer surgery. They opt for breast reconstruction using breast augmentation or augmentation mammoplasty. Other … Read More »