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Can My Breast Implants Make Me Sick?

In recent years, there have been a rising number of anecdotal reports of breast implants being linked to health problems, including BIA-ALCL, a rare type of cancer.

There have been 27 recognized cases of BIA-ALCL in Canada. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there have been 573 cases of BIA-ALCL worldwide. The good news is that BIA-ALCL is very treatable.

Is it Safe to Combine Plastic Surgery Procedures into One Operation?

 

Combining Plastic Surgery ProceduresMany of our patients at Plastic Surgery Group at City Centre ask our plastic surgeons if it’s safe to combine several plastic surgery procedures into one operation. The answer ultimately depends on the individual patient and the circumstances.

Read on as our team discusses the topic in detail.

What Tummy Tuck Can & Cannot Do

Many individuals struggle with loose, flabby skin that hangs off the abdomen, especially after massive weight loss or pregnancy. Tummy tuck is designed to remove excess skin that cannot be treated with diet and exercise. During the procedure, the loose skin is removed and the remaining skin is tightened for a smoother appearance.

Myths About Liposuction

Liposuction mythsThanks to the Internet, we have a plethora of information available at our fingertips. Unfortunately, the Internet makes it easier for misinformation, half-truths and myths to circulate. The plastic surgeons at Plastic Surgery Group at City Centre often meet with prospective patients who have questions about some of the information they have read online.