Dr. Stuart Linder, MD

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  • DOUBLE BUBBLE DEFORMITY, SEVERE BREAST DEFORMITY



    This is an excellent case example of a patient with severe encapsulated superior retropositioned implants with a double-bubble deformity with an overhanging of the nipple areolar complex. She desired reconstruction; however, declined any significant scarring,...Full Post
  • Ruptured Silicone Implant



    This is a case example of a patient who presents with a ruptured silicone implant who had a breast augmentation only four years ago. She presents with severe Baker IV capsular contracture with a very hardened right breast with severe scar tissue hardening....Full Post
  • TEENAGE SEVERE SKIN LAXITY BREAST



    This patient is an 18-year-old female presenting with severe skin laxity after losing approximately 25 pounds. Notice the patient has what is referred to as “grade 3 skin laxity, grade 3 ptosis.” The nipples are well over 8 cm below the fold. Anything below...Full Post
  • SEVERE BREAST ASYMMETRY WITH SKIN LAXITY

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    This is an excellent case example of a patient that presents with significant skin laxity of the left breast greater than the right. She also has asymmetry with the left breast significantly larger than the right. The patient declined to have any form of...Full Post
  • REDUCING BOTTOMING OUT WITH IMPLANT EXCHANGE



    HIGH PROFILE IMPLANTS

    This is a case study with a patient that I personally performed a breast augmentation 15 years ago on. She has developed a right ruptured implant and some bottoming out over the last15 years. At the time, only low profile implants were...Full Post
  • SILICONE BREAST GEL BLEED



    We perform breast augmentations weekly. Both saline and silicone gel implants are used in our Beverly Hills Surgery Center. Interestingly, this is a case example of a silicone gel implant bleed.

    The patient underwent augmentation mammoplasty with silicone...Full Post
  • Chronic Rupture – Saline Breast Implant



    This is an excellent case example of a patient who left her saline implant in her chest for over two years. For some reason she declined to have the implant replaced until now that it has become painful. This is an obvious rupture on clinica examination....Full Post
  • TRAUMATIC RUPTURED SALINE IMPLANT





    This patient is an excellent case study of a ruptured left saline implant status post motor vehicle accident, leading to complete collapse of the upper pole of her left breast with severe scar tissue contracture. Notice the elevation of a left nipple areolar...Full Post
  • ONE SIDE TRIPLE REVISION SURGERY



    This patient presents with severe disfigurement, left superior retroposition of her implant, with scar tissue contracture with painful breast deformity left breast. Patient has had multiple surgeries by multiple surgeons without relief of her problem. Note,...Full Post
  • ASIAN BREAST AUGMENTATION



    Los Angeles is the melting pot of people from throughout the entire globe. The Asian population of patients, including Chinese, Korean and Thai, play a significant role in our patient base that undergo breast enhancement procedures every year. In general,...Full Post