How much does it cost to have implants removed?
The cost of the procedure will be between $5,000 and $8,500; this vary according on the use of a replacement implant.
Am I a good candidate for this surgery?
Women who have previously received breast implants, and have become unhappy with the look or feel of their chest, may make an excellent candidate for removal surgery.
How long is the recovery period?
After the first five to seven days, patients normally feel well enough to return to work or school. Total recovery time after surgery is approximately three weeks.
How long is the procedure?
Generally, the removal of breast implants will take between one and two hours to complete.
Will insurance pay for my implant removal procedure?
There are occasions when a health insurance company will pay for the removal of implants. This will depend on the reason an implant was originally placed, either for reconstructive or cosmetic purposes, and what type of implant (saline versus silicone). Contact your insurance carrier or Dr. Lohner’s office to find out more.
If you are considering this surgery, contact Lohner Plastic Surgery to schedule a confidential consultation appointment. We will be happy to answer your questions and concerns. Lohner Plastic Surgery is conveniently located in Bryn Mawr, right outside of Philadelphia; our office is an easy commute from Rosemont, Main Line, or Havertown. Call Dr. Lohner at 610.519.0060 today.