Breast Proportions Explained

I recently received an email from someone who had seen another plastic surgeon twice in the last 2 years. They had asked for my opinion on whether she should have a breast augmentation or a breast lift with an augmentation.  On her first visit, she was told a simple breast augmentation was appropriate.  She didn’t…

Sientra Silicone Gel Breast Implant Production Halted

Two weeks ago, Silimed, the largest manufacturer of silicone gel breast implants in Brazil was told by the Brazilian regulatory agency ANVISA to stop production of all their products.  Their products were found to be contaminated with particle of cotton and carbon.  In America, Sientra distributes Silimed, cohesive breast implants . (The two other implant…