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I'm having 12 year old breast implants removed and want a Breast Lift - should I have the lift before or after losing 25 pounds?
Good question. I would recommend you lose the majority of the weight before performing any of the procedures. I would not recommend doing the procedures in stages. I would recommend you have the implants removed and the lift at the same time but only after the majority of the weight gain is corrected so you do not affect the lift. I think there is no benefit to doing the procedures apart.
R. Rosen, MD