Breast Implant Removal (Explantation)

Breast implants, whether silicone or saline, are not meant to last a lifetime and there is always risk for leakage or rupture.

Breast Implant Removal Via En Bloc
Implants and Capsules removed

Dr. Amy DeRosa D.O., F.A.C.O.S., F.A.C.S. specializes in the removal of breast implants.  A capsulectomy is the surgical removal of scar tissue, or capsule that has become thickened and hardened around a breast implant. The capsule is composed of fibroblast, collagen and blood vessels.  If you are considering removal of your breast implants you need to consult with Dr. DeRosa to discuss your options.

There Are Many Reasons Women Choose To Remove Their Implants

Silicone Implant Removed Via En Bloc
Silicone Implant Removed with capsule

Women make the decision to have their breast implants removed for a number of circumstances including capsular contracture, rupture, health concerns, and/or discomfort.  Therefore, during your consultation, Dr. DeRosa will discuss the procedure, expectations, and recommend a plan for your implant removal.


Implant Removal

Ruptured Silicone Implant
Ruptured Silicone Implant

We understand you might have questions regarding this procedure.  Please contact our office or if you are looking for more information online please check out our YouTube Playlist on Breast Implant Illness. 

Contact Dr. DeRosa’s office today to schedule a consultation for breast implant removal.