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Thank you for your question. If the capsule is soft and not calcified it can be left alone. Having said that, I do find that there is a slightly higher risk of seroma if the capsule is left intact compared to removing it. Some patients prefer to remove all of the capsule. This...
16 Aug 2019
Breast implant removal is a simple procedure that can potentially be performed under deep sedation instead of general anaesthesia. The level of complexity depends on if it is a case of symptomatic (leak, capsular contracture etc) removal or asymptomatic (“I just want the im...
14 Jul 2019
In addition to the points other plastic surgeons have covered, you may also want to take into consideration the structure of your upper body. Implants and fat grafting can be combined in the same procedure and would benefit individuals who are/have: • Lean with little bre...
23 Nov 2018
Breast implants are not meant to be permanent devices. Interesting that you asked this. I just returned from a conference where international experts were polled on this subject and most are of the thinking that the implants may need to be changed at some point in time but not...
9 Nov 2018
The total price of an implant augmentation by a MOH board certified Plastic Surgeon can vary quite a bit from surgeon to surgeon, as far as I know, it can range from S$12-25k. I am afraid it would be best to make an enquiry with individual surgeons. But what I can tell you is th...
26 Oct 2018
Hi, Breast Augmentation would usually take 1 hour or less (it can be faster if a large incision is used, but I usually keep mine under 3cm. I think the smaller scar is worth the extra effort and time cause it is permanent), you would be able to go back within a few hours after the s...
4 Oct 2018
I have tried all implants available in Singapore and some other brands that are not available here too when I did my fellowship in the UK. My current favourite is Motiva. I like the technology behind it. The information is freely available on the internet. One of the concerns ...
28 Sep 2018
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With regard to loss of sensation to the breasts and nipple areolar complex, this depends largely on the placement of the incision. Overly large implants may also contribute to loss of sensation as they cause stretching of the nerves (neuropraxia). Incisions around or at the nipple a...
5 Sep 2018
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