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Breast Lift, Breast Augmentation Revision

Posted On: September 18, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Revision

Breast Lift, Breast Augmentation Revision

The tubular examples show patients who underwent breast augmentation and breast lift surgery by a different surgeon with unsatisfactory results.  Both of these patients had breast lifts that were performed with inadequate amounts of skin removed as well as with implants placed in the malposition.  As a result, these patients have required total breast reconstruction […]

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TUMMY TUCK REVISION

Posted On: September 05, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Augmentation, Liposuction, Panniculectomy, Plastic Surgery, Tummy Tuck

TUMMY TUCK REVISION

Patients often present for large panniculectomy surgery, requiring multi-stage operations in order to obtain the perfect result. Large paniculectomies are performed on patients with a large abdominal pannus. These patients are instructed well prior to their original surgery that they will probably need a second surgery in order to perform secondary excision of dermoglandular tissue […]

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Textured Breast Implant Removal Beverly Hills

Posted On: August 26, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Implant Removal, Implant Rupture

Textured Breast Implant Removal Beverly Hills

On July 24th, 2019 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in action to protect women from breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) requested that Allergan™, the manufacturer of a specific type of textured implant , recall specific models of its textured breast implants from the U.S. market. These textured breast implants include Natrelle […]

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Breast Revision Surgery Downsizing

Posted On: August 19, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Implants, Breast Revision, Breast topics, Home

Breast Revision Surgery Downsizing

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 Posted In: Breast Implant Warranty, Breast Implants

FDA Requests Allergan™  to Voluntarily Recall Certain Breast Implants

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 Posted In: Breast Implant Warranty, Breast Implants

Allergan™ Letter Notice

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 Posted In: Breast Implants, Breast Revision, Home

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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MRI Diagnosis Of Ruptured Silicone Breast Implants

Posted On: July 18, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast topics, Home, Ruptured Implant

MRI Diagnosis Of Ruptured Silicone Breast Implants

Patients who present with silicone gel implants may present with ruptured silicone implants, although it is difficult to detect clinically.  Patients should undergo every two to three years postaugmentation or augmentation revision with silicone implants and MRI in order to determine the integrity of its shell or the bags.  Our patients are instructed that the […]

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CAPSULE – SCAR TISSUE REMOVAL

Posted On: July 10, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Uncategorized

CAPSULE – SCAR TISSUE REMOVAL

CAPSULECTOMY Patients present for capsular contracture, severe, every week in my Beverly Hills practice. What exactly is the capsule that forms around an implant?  Any time a prosthetic device is placed in the body, i.e., hydraulic shunts into the brain, heart valves, aortic valves, mitral valves, prosthetic hips or any other form of internal foreign material, […]

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