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Breast Procedure

Breast Implant Removal

In certain situations implant removal may be desired and can be performed to restore the breasts to their approximate former stature.

What To Expect

About the Procedure

This procedure is performed in our outpatient surgery center under general anesthetic. It generally involves access to the breast implant through the previously placed incision and simple removal of the implant. In some cases a breast lift may be necessary.

Time of Procedure

This procedure takes 30 to 60 minutes with approximately 60 minutes of recovery time before going home.

Recovery Time

Swelling and minimal bruising may last up to three weeks. Return to work can be expected within 2 to 3 days. Full results are expected within 3 months.

Typical Results

Restoring your previous natural breast size and shape. Results may vary. With a consult, our doctor will give you a more realistic expectation of your personal outcome.