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Category: Breast Implants

Total Capsulectomy Beverly Hills, CA

Posted On: November 12, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Dr. Linder was presented a patient from out of town wanting to remove her silicone breast implants due to autoimmune issues. After listening to her concerns and examining the elasticity of her breasts, her and Dr. Linder agreed that she would benefit from having a breast lift along with removing the implants. The video below shows […]

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FDA Recommends Breast Implant Warning

Posted On: November 05, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Over the past week, I appeared on two separate news stations (KTLA & CBSN) discussing the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommendation that breast-implant manufacturers help make sure patients are wise to the risks and benefits associated with the devices.   The agency has drafted guidance to the manufacturers to lay out risks relating […]

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TYPES OF BREAST LIFT PROCEDURES

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

Woman from all over the world come to Beverly Hills to see Dr. Linder to have their breasts augmented, lifted and reduced. Breast lift surgery in Beverly Hills is a very common procedure that we perform every week. Breast lifts are very important when women have excess skin associated with either weight loss or the effects of […]

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High Or Moderate Plus Profile Implants

Posted On: October 02, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Profile Breast Implants Both high profile and moderate plus profile implants come in silicone and saline. When it comes to anterior/posterior projection the high profile have a increased projection and the moderate plus profile have a mid range projection. The majority of the implants used in our practice are high profile implants because they leave […]

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Breast Revision Surgery Downsizing

Posted On: August 19, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Many people decide to exchange their breast implants during their life. Whether it is because of a complication due to scarring around the capsule of an implant (capsular contracture), the collapse of the upper pocket (bottoming out), malpositioning or rupture of an implant, or personal preference, there are numerous reasons someone would choose to undergo […]

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FDA Requests Allergan™ to Voluntarily Recall Certain Breast Implants

Posted On: August 01, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Although the overall incidence of BIA-ALCL appears to be relatively low, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on July 24th, 2019  took significant action to protect women from breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) by requesting that Allergan™, the manufacturer of a specific type of textured implant, recall specific models of its textured breast […]

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Allergan™ Letter Notice

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

July 30, 2019 Due to a Allergan™ voluntary recall of unused BIOCELL products, I wanted to make their letter sent on July 29, 2019 is available to be reviewed. If you have any questions regarding replacing your BIOCELL textured implant with a smooth implant please feel free to contact our office.  Sincerely, Dr. Linder July 29, […]

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TECHNIQUE AND REMOVAL OF RUPTURED SALINE

Posted On: July 24, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

The video below indicate how ruptured saline implant is removed.  In my practice, I prefer to use the incision sites that were previously made.  If they are my patients specifically, the periareolar incision sites will be reused.  If they were done through an inframammary approach, the inframammary incision is used.  The incision is opened with […]

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When to Get a Breast Revision

Posted On: June 10, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

There are many reasons why women decide to undergo secondary breast elective breast revision or reoperation. These include capsular contracture, improper initial placement of the implant, rupture of the implant (silicone or saline), bottoming out of the implant, or double bubble deformity implant placed in a pocket superiorly retropositioned with overlap of skin or simply a decision to make a […]

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