What Are the 3 Types of Capsulectomy?
2 Minute Read: A capsulectomy is the surgical procedure used to remove the scar tissue that naturally forms and surrounds a breast implant (called a capsule). There are four main […]Continue Reading
Is It Prudent to Remove Your Textured Surface Implants Over BIA-ALCL Concerns?
3 Minute Read: Since the FDA’s press release regarding the voluntary recall of Allergan’s BIOCELL® textured surfaced implants due to a rare association with BIA-ALCL, many women with these implants […]Continue Reading
Should You Be Concerned About BIA-ALCL?
4 minute read In 2011, reports began to surface about a potential extremely rare link between breast implants and anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (ALCL). These concerns increased since then with the […]Continue Reading
What Should You Do If You Have Textured Surfaced Breast Implants
Over the last several months there has been information in the news and online related to concerns and possible dangers of textured surfaced breast implants. In fact, one company […]Continue Reading
Which Breast Implants Are Safest?
Breast implants have been thoroughly evaluated using the most rigorous scientific evaluations including under the auspices of the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and they have been subjected […]Continue Reading
ALCL and Breast Implants
Breast implants are probably the most studied and researched medical device ever, and they have probably had the most rigorous and thorough review process regarding their safety by the FDA […]Continue Reading
FDA Issues Report on Extremely Rare Occurrence of ALCL In A Few Women With Breast Implants
The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) just issued a press release regarding the appearance of a very rare type of cancer that has been found in some women who have either […]Continue Reading