Breast Implant Exchange and Removal
Sometimes, breast implant removal is necessary to treat problems that occur with the implants. The three most common reasons for breast implant removal are change of size and shape, implant leakage or rupture, and capsular contracture.
Dr. Yu is accomplished in removing and, if desired, replacing breast implants from previous surgeries. Whether you wish to have older silicone-filled implants replaced with more up-to-date saline implants, or you simply want to have your implants removed altogether, you can rely on the experience and precision of Dr. Yu. Dr. Yu performs this procedure, known as explantation, to decrease the implant size or to make room for new implants.