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Breast Implant Complication Rates
The Mentor Core Study evaluated 551 patients who underwent primary breast augmentation. The data determined the rate for potential key complications at the three year post-operative benchmark.
|Reoperation for implant exchange or complications:||15.4 %|
|Nipple Complications:||10.4 %|
|Capsular Contracture Baker Grade III/IV:||8.1 %|
|Scarring/Hypertrophic Scarring:||6.7 %|
|Breast Mass:||3.1 %|
|Implant Removal with Replacement with Study Device:||2.8 %|
|Ptosis (sagging):||2.3 %|
|Implant Removal without Replacement:||2.3 %|
|Breast Sensation Changes:||2.2 %|
|Breast Pain:||1.7 %|
|Rupture (MRI Cohort):||0.5 %|
About Dr Agha:
Dr. Siamak Agha, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, MD, PhD completed his 7 years of medical education at the prestigious University of Cambridge, England.
His residency in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery was completed at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, one of the most respected and comprehensive Plastic Surgery training programs in the United States.
He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and on staff at Hoag Medical Center.
Dr. Agha is best known for post-bariatric procedures specializing in Total Body Lift Surgery. He is considered an expert at Body Contouring and has developed cutting-edge techniques such as Abdominoplasty, Spiral Thighplasty, and Buttock Reshaping.
Dr. Agha believes that an understanding of human anatomy and the changes that occur through aging, pregnancy, weight loss, and lifestyle are fundamental for achieving surgical results.
His approach is to complete surgical procedures through well-hidden incisions for the best possible outcome. Dr. Agha is committed to patient safety and continued medical education.
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