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Category: Breast Implants

Breast Revision Surgery / Plastic Surgeon

Posted On: February 25, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

The female patient presented is 58 years of age and requested to have a breast revision. During the examination, I confirmed that she had capsular contracture (scar tissue) around the implants and required a breast lift to achieve her exceptions. Her previous surgery was performed less than a year ago by a non-board-certified plastic surgeon […]

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Breast Augmentation Using Saline Implants

Posted On: January 31, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Case Study #1 I was presented with a 23-year-old female who was looking to undergo a primary breast augmentation. During the consultation, she expressed that she wanted more enhanced cleavage and fullness to her shape. After discussing her goals, size, and shape, we agreed on scheduling a surgery date. During the breast mammoplasty (augmentation), I […]

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WHAT ARE TUBULAR BREASTS?

Posted On: January 09, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Tubular breast deformities are not all that uncommon. By definition, it is associated with herniation of breast tissue into the nipple areolar complex, constriction along the lower pole of the breast causing a poorly defined inframammary fold. Often the nipple areolar complexes are also lowered causing some degree of sagginess or ptosis. Repair of the […]

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Ruptured Silicone Implant

Posted On: October 17, 2018 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Case Study #1 This is a case example of a patient who presents with a ruptured silicone implant who had a breast augmentation only four years ago. She presents with severe Baker IV capsular contracture with a very hardened right breast with severe scar tissue hardening. Interestingly, she denies any incidents of trauma to her […]

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Daily Mail: Woman Contracted Salmonella in Her Breast Implant

Posted On: October 08, 2018 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, I was contacted by health reporter Mary Kekatos from the Daily Mail. Mary reached out and stated she was doing a story based on a case report about a woman whose breast implant had a salmonella infection associated with traveler’s diarrhea. She shared the article dated September 19, 2018, from […]

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Breast Implant Removal of B-Lite Implants From Germany

Posted On: September 19, 2018 Author: Peter Houtz

Last week, I had a patient from Ukraine (Eastern Europe) come to my Beverly Hills practice for breast revision surgery. As I was removing the implant, it was a type of implant that I had never seen in my 19 years of practice. It appeared to be a textured, coated silicone, similar to a gummy […]

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3 Months Post-Op Using Natrelle INSPIRA® SCX Implants

Posted On: August 29, 2018 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Below are two totally different cases where I used the Natrelle INSPIRA® SCX (gummy bear) breast implants. The SCX offers the benefits of the traditional gummy bear with an extra-high profile and upper pole fullness. Case Study #1: The patient to the left came into my Beverly Hills office looking to enhance her breasts by increasing her […]

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Full Makeover After Massive Weight Loss

Posted On: August 02, 2018 Author: Peter Houtz

A few months ago, I had a 46-year-old female looking to have her body contoured. During the consultation, she stated she had lost over 150 pounds (massive weight loss). She expressed that due to this weight loss, she had a significant amount of extra skin and was hoping to address her arms, breast, and stomach. […]

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Correcting Double Bubble Breast Deformities

Posted On: July 26, 2018 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Severe Double Bubble Deformity There are two types of double bubble deformities that are primarily distinguishable by their placement within the breast. The upper pole double bubble appears above the nipple, most likely due to the implant being in a relatively high position in the breast. The other is called lower pole double bubble (known […]

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