Breast implant removal & replacement, and how we can help

November 14, 2021

Breast implant removal & replacement

Plastic surgery involves a range of procedures. Before undergoing any plastic surgery, it’s vital to get the right information, to ensure you make an informed decision and have realistic expectations.

If you’re considering breast implant removal and replacement, it’s important to research what’s involved in the procedure and find an experienced Specialist Plastic Surgeon to help you get the best result. 

Why get breast implant removal and replacement? 

There can be numerous reasons women remove and replace their breast implants. While breast implants can last up to 10 years, eventually implants need to be replaced. 

There are some instances where women may have their breast implants removed or replaced with new implants due to a desire for smaller bust size. 

Some of the most common reasons for getting implant removal and replacement include improving appearance, relieving pain and discomfort, deflation or rupture, issues with sagging, implants are more than 10 years, or illness requiring removal of breast implants.

What is involved in the procedure?

Implant removal procedures require careful planning to ensure you achieve results you’re happy with. 

A breast implant removal procedure involves the breast pocket being opened and the implant is removed. The Specialist Plastic Surgeon will check for any potential issues that may affect the new implant, and address anything before continuing. The old breast pocket will then be closed, and a new one created for the new implant. No breast implant removal procedures are the same, so having an experienced Specialist Plastic Surgeon is crucial.

The procedure to perform breast implant removal is more complicated than the initial breast augmentation, and special care must be taken to choose a Specialist Plastic Surgeon experienced with such procedures. 

Breast implants Adelaide

With any type of plastic surgery, you want to ensure you receive treatment by a qualified and experienced Specialist Plastic Surgeon. 

Dr Richard Hamilton is a highly experienced Specialist Plastic Surgeon in the removal and replacement of breast implants in Adelaide. He is committed to helping his patients to look and feel their best. 

Along with his team of nurses, Dr Hamilton takes a personalised approach to patient care, placing a particular emphasis on your concerns, goals and safety. He will perform a physical examination to determine if the procedure is the best option for you, and help you understand any potential risks involved. 

When undergoing plastic surgery, it’s important to choose a Specialist Plastic Surgeon who will work with you to understand your goals and help you achieve results you’re happy with. 

Dr Hamilton will develop a treatment plan that will deliver compassionate and safe care, and long-lasting, attractive results. Following your procedure, he will also ensure you receive proper after-care and monitor your healing and progress. 

Qualified Specialist Plastic Surgeons with experience in implant removal and replacement provide expert advice to help you make the right decision and get the best possible results. If you’re considering breast implant removal in Adelaide, contact the team at Hamilton House.