Is there a recall on Sientra implants?
In some cases, we have placed shaped textured-shell implants, but those devices have been either Mentor or Sientra devices. Mentor and Sientra textured implants are not subject to the FDA recall because they carry a very low risk of being associated with ALCL. Our patient’s health and safety are our foremost concern.
Is Sientra a good implant?
Sientra breast implants have the lowest rupture rates in the industry, according to recent studies of breast implant longevity. That means you can feel confident in your choice with Sientra. For more information about Sientra’s round and shaped implants, visit the Sientra patient website.
Are Sientra smooth implants safe?
Smooth and textured implants are both safe and effective and each has associated benefits and risks. Surgeons may select textured implants to better maintain implant positioning, address capsular contracture and reduce rotation in shaped implants.
Is Sientra implant silicone?
Sientra is the only silicone gel breast implant brand to sell exclusively to board-certified plastic surgeons. You can trust that only the most trained and most qualified surgeons use our implants.
What are Sientra breast implants made of?
Each Sientra Silicone Gel Breast Implant is composed of a silicone elastomer shell, which is thin and soft, and a filler made of clear, high-strength silicone gel.
Is Allergan and Sientra same?
This being said, the brands do not offer the same exact features and types. All three brands offer silicone gel and saline implants. However, only Sientra and Allergan offer highly cohesive “gummy bear” implants that have been approved by the FDA.
Does Allergan make Sientra implants?
There are three Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved breast implant brands: Allergan, Mentor, and Sientra. Sientra sells breast implants only to surgeons who have met the highest standards for their own performance, and are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
How long do Sientra breast implants last?
Sientra offers a lifetime replacement of the implants for free if they rupture, along with up to $5000 fee reimbursement for 20 years.
What are sientra implants made out of?
Are sientra implants silicone?
How long do sientra implants last?
20 Year Warranty
Sientra Breast Implants Have a 20 Year Warranty Sientra OPUS® implants, featuring High-Strength Cohesive Silicone Gel technology, are among the safest implants the industry has ever seen. We take the technology and implants we use very seriously. The feel, shape, and durability of Sientra implants are exceptional.