Author Archives: Caroline Glicksman

Dr. Caroline Glicksman & Dr. Bill Adams teach other surgeons about cohesive implants

Dr. Caroline Glicksman & Dr. Bill Adams recently filmed new material about cohesive gel implants for an American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) online course for plastic surgeons on the use of shaped highly cohesive gel implants. Post by more »

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So Many Choices: Picking the Best Implant Shape

The newest generation of highly cohesive gel breast implants comes in variable widths, heights, and projections. This means that the outdated concept of selecting an implant based on volume alone will not work with these newer shaped implants. Shaped highly more »

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Three Breast Implant Companies: Which Implant is Best?

In 2013, Sientra became the first of three breast implant manufacturers to receive an approvable letter from the FDA, finally permitting the sale of the newest generation of shaped highly cohesive gel breast implants in the United States. FDA approval more »

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The Role of Highly Cohesive Implants in Revisionary Surgery

No breast implant lasts a lifetime; saline implants will always deflate over time, silicone implants will eventually rupture, and both may develop complications such as capsular contracture and malposition. Breast implant complications may be a result of the specific implant more »

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