Although breast implants are generally recognized to be extremely safe and very beneficial for many patients, some women are concerned that they have developed a condition being referred to as “breast implant illness” after undergoing augmentation.
Treatment for Breast Implant Illness
An overwhelming amount of BII patients begin to feel much better when they choose to have their implants removed. In most cases, a complete removal of the implant and the surrounding scar tissue—an en bloc breast implant removal—is the best course of treatment. Dr. G performs this surgery for many women who are experiencing symptoms of breast implant illness. While there is no guarantee of feeling better, this surgery has worked for many patients.