Author Archives: Bruce Van Natta

Which is the Best Gummy Bear Implant?

410 Natrelle™, MemoryShape, or Sientra – which one is best? If you get a group of plastic surgeons around a table and ask this question you just might witness a heated debate. Most of us have tried a variety of different more »

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Can Highly Cohesive Breast Implants Fail?

Due to the fact that highly cohesive implants have been nicknamed “gummy bear” implants, many people believe that, as a soft solid material, they cannot leak. While it is true that the material filling highly cohesive implants is not liquid, more »

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When Highly Cohesive Breast Implants Are NOT The Right Choice.

It’s easy to get excited about the advantages of highly cohesive form stable breast implants. There’s no question that they are exceptionally good choices for breast reconstruction and extremely small busted patients—offering excellent options for shaping. However, are there patients more »

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