What is the Process of Breast Implant Removal?

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When you get breast implants you probably do not think that you will want to get them removed. Unfortunately, sometimes women no longer want them and get them removed. There are many reasons why women might want to get them removed. If you are looking for a plastic surgeon who does breast implant removal Long Island, Bourhill Plastic Surgery has highly experienced surgeons that can assist you with your implant removal.

What is the Process of Implant Removal?

When it comes to the removal of your implants, several steps have to be taken so that your implants can be removed properly. The surgery will normally last anywhere around one to three hours and is performed under general anesthesia. Depending on how the surgery went you might be able to go home the same day. Three different methods are used when removing the implant. Those methods are:

  • Breast Implant Removal Long Island- When you first had your breast implants put in, the plastic surgeon will use that same spot to remove the implants this way there are not any new incisions. If the surgeon sees that you have suffered from capsular contracture, they will do the necessary thing and remove it. By doing this, it will help speed up the healing process. 
  • Breast Implant Removal With a Breast Lift- If the skin has been stretched out or is sagging the surgeon will also perform a breast lift. In order to better support your breasts. The surgeon will remove any extra breast skin and tighten your breast tissue. 
  • Deflation- Sometimes when implants are put in, it is performed with saline. To avoid undergoing surgery the plastic surgeon may choose to deflate them. This process is usually performed under local anesthesia. In certain circumstances, you may have to undergo further surgery which may include a breast lift or breast implant replacement surgery. 
Contact Us For Breast Implant Removal Long Island 

If you are not happy with your breast implants anymore and you would like to get them removed, then going to Bourhill Plastic Surgery is a great decision. Our team of professional surgeons will explain to you exactly what they feel is necessary for you after your initial examination. If someone you know is looking for breast implant removal Long Island, we can help them out. We care about all of our patients and want to make sure that you are happy and feel comfortable before and after your surgery. Please visit our website to book an appointment with us today.