The Premiere Site For Celebrity Plastic Surgery By A Real Plastic Surgeon

I'm a Michigan-based Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who has been featured on Dr. 90210. The info here is my opinion alone and should not be taken as fact or as medical advice. I've not treated any of the celebrities presented here.

Monday, November 24, 2008

How Do You Screen For Breast Cancer If You Have Implants?

Here is a segment I did with ABC Channel 7 here in Metro Detroit. If you have breast implants, take a look to learn about how to screen for breast cancer.

2 comments:

Tiffani said...

I'm so worried about breast cancer. Do implants increase your chances of getting breast cancer, or is it just factors like genetics?

Dr. Tony Youn said...

Take a peek at the video. Although the amount of breast tissue that can be visualized on a mammogram is decreased with implants, breast implants do not increase your risk of breast cancer or the severity once it is diagnosed.