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Removal and Replacement of Mammary Prosthesis

It is common for many patients to want to undergo removal and replacement of their mammary prosthesis. These patients often have had their implants in for a prolonged period of time. The incision pattern used to remove and replace the mammary prosthesis is called the Wise-pattern mastopexy.

This incision pattern allows the patient to undergo a breast lift procedure as well as a concomitant reduction in their breast volume.

Removal-Replacment-Mastopexy - Brian Dickinson, M.D.

Removal-Replacment-Mastopexy – Brian Dickinson, M.D.

The results shown are a three week post-operative result. The scars tend to soften up after the six week mark.

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Brian Dickinson

Dr. Dickinson is a Board Certified Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon operating out of Newport Beach, California. He believes that the reconstructive and aesthetic surgical principles appropriately complement each other and share’s his techniques and expertise freely.