FDA Approval of Sientra’s Anatomically Shaped Silicone Implants

2012-03-10T15:13:33-05:00March 10th, 2012|

On Friday, March 9th, it was announced that the FDA has given approval to Sientra’s line of silicone gel-filled breast implants. The implants are approved for women at least 22 years of age for augmentation and for reconstruction in women of any age. Up until now, there have been only two major brands of silicone [...]

Should Silicone Implants be Removed? Cosmetic Surgery News!

2012-01-12T19:48:38-05:00January 12th, 2012|

In news that sounds more like something from an automotive, or white goods recall, French authorities have announced that a certain type of silicone breast implant can rupture and might cause cancer. The French authorities are in the process of deciding whether to issue a "recall" and recommend up to 30,000 French women have their [...]

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