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Breast Implant Surgery in Jacksonville

Implant Options:
Saline Breast Implants
Silicone Breast Implants
  Memory Gel Breast Implants
Manufactured by Allergan and Mentor Covered by warranty against deflation or rupture Manufactured by Allergan and Mentor Covered by warranty against deflation or rupture
Shell is comprised of silicone Shell is comprised of silicone
Filled with sterile saline Filled with silicone cohesive gel or Memory gel
Cost effective More expensive
Filled by surgeon Filled by manufacturer
In the event of leakage, immediately outwardly noticeable as body absorbs the saline In the event of leakage, not outwardly noticeable, MRI is needed to see the rupture.
Skin rippling may be more visible Fixed volume
  Feel is similar to natural breast tissue
  Better for patients with less natural tissue
Textured Breast Implants
Smooth Breast Implants
Possible resistance to capsular contracture Look and feel more like natural breasts
Higher incidence of leakage  
Round Breast Implants
Teardrop Breast Implants
  Teardrop Breast Implants
Look more like natural breasts Implant rotation is noticeable
Implant rotation is not noticeable