Breast Implant Replacement

Breast Implant Replacement Atlanta

Breast Implant Replacement Surgery

The goal of breast implant replacement in Atlanta is remove old breast implants and replace them with new ones. Breast implant replacement surgery can be paired with other procedures to allow patients to achieve their desired breast size and shape. Patients seek breast implant replacement for many reasons, including, but not limited to, desire to change their breast size, implant complications, health concerns, switching to a different style of implant, and more. At Astra Plastic Surgery, our team of experienced breast implant replacement surgeons will develop an individualized treatment plan to address any cosmetic or physical concerns surrounding your breast implants.

What Is Breast Implant Replacement Surgery?

Breast implant replacement is a procedure in which existing breast implants are removed and replaced with new ones. Generally, it is recommended that breast implants be replaced every 10-20 years. However, there are many other reasons that patients may choose to replace their breast implants. Over time, patients may begin to see changes in their breasts that affect the proportions of their body. For example, if a patient lost a significant amount of weight, their implants may now appear too large. On the other hand, if a patient has gained weight, they may choose to swap their breast implants out for larger ones that compliment better compliment their new figure.

Additionally, patients may opt to replace their breast implants due to health concerns. In some cases, patients who originally had silicone breast implants placed, but would like to swap them out for saline implants. Health concerns that may prompt patients to replace their breast implants include capsular contracture, infection, implant rupture, and more.

What Are The Benefits Of Breast Implant Replacement?

Breast implant replacement can have many benefits for Atlanta patients. Replacing old breast implants can give patients peace of mind and enhanced satisfaction with the appearance of their breasts. At Astra Plastic Surgery, our breast implant replacement surgeons are dedicated to improving your quality of life and restoring your confidence.



Breast Implant Replacement Atlanta GA
Atlanta GA Breast Implant Replacement

Am I An Ideal Candidate For Breast Implant Replacement In Atlanta?

The ideal candidate for breast implant replacement is someone who has had a breast augmentation in the past and is now dissatisfied with the appearance of their breasts or is experiencing medical complications. Candidates for breast implant replacement should be in generally good health and nonsmokers. Additionally, it is important that breast implant replacement patients maintain realistic expectations for the results of their breast implant replacement surgery.

During your consultation for breast implant replacement, Dr. Killingsworth and his team of plastic surgeons will assess you to ensure that you are an ideal candidate for the procedure. Our breast surgeons specialize in breast implant replacement and will discuss your options, as well as your expected results.

What Can I Expect During Breast Implant Replacement?

Breast implant replacement surgery is typically performed under general anesthesia to ensure patients are comfortable throughout the procedure. Once the procedure begins, our breast implant replacement surgeon will make small incisions around the breast.

Where the incisions are placed depends on the type of implants that are being replaced, as well as what type of implant they are being replaced with. Once the implants are successfully removed any scar tissue that was surrounding the implants will be removed. The new implants are then placed and the incisions are closed.

What Can I Expect After Breast Implant Replacement?

The recovery period following breast implant replacement will vary from patient to patient. The length of recovery will depend of your body’s own rate of healing. Patients may experience swelling, discomfort, and bruising following their surgery. However, these symptoms should subside in the weeks following the procedure. Most patients can return to work within a week. It’s recommended that patients get as much rest as possible and refrain from excessive physical activity.

After your breast implant replacement in Atlanta, our plastic surgeons will provide detailed post-operative instructions that should be followed carefully. By doing so, patients are able to expedite their healing process and maximize their results.






What Results Can I Expect From Breast Implant Replacement?

Although some breast implant replacement results will be immediately visible, it will take at least 6 weeks for all swelling to subside so patients can notice their full results. In some cases, it may take and extended period for the breasts to settle into their permanent position on the chest. At this point, the breasts will begin to feel softer and appear more natural.

During your consultation for breast implant replacement in Atlanta, Dr. Killingsworth and his plastic surgery team will discuss your expected results after a thorough physical assessment of the treatment area and an understanding of your specific procedure goals.

How Much Does Breast Implant Replacement In Atlanta Cost?

Breast implant replacement is a customized procedure, so the cost varies by patient. During your consultation for breast implant replacement, Atlanta plastic surgeons, Dr. Killingsworth and his staff will provide a complete cost of the surgery. You can pay by cash, personal check, credit card, CareCredit®, and Alphaeon® Credit financing.

Atlanta Georgia Breast Implant Replacement
Breast Implant Replacement Atlanta Georgia



How Do I Get Started With
Breast Implant Replacement In Atlanta?

Dr. Christopher Killingsworth and his staff of plastic surgery professionals would be happy to help you set up a personal consultation to discuss breast implant replacement in Atlanta in more detail. Contact our Atlanta office at 678.367.3678, our Cumming, GA office at 678.586.4345, our Marietta, GA office at 678.367.4137, our Alpharetta, GA office at 678.647.6311, or request an appointment online today.

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