Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery

Michael R. Whetstone, M.D. Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery
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Are Breast Implants Safe?

Millions of women have received breast augmentation surgeries throughout the world and of course one of their first concerns is the safety of their bodies during these surgeries.

Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery is dedicated to informing our patients of all risks associated with breast augmentation. Dr. Whetstone and his experienced staff believe a fully education patient is the best surgical candidate and they will ensure you are informed with all the most current research so that you are comfortable with whatever decision you make.


Silicone gel-filled breast implants are among the most studied medical devices. They are the subject of thousands of studies and published reports. From the 1970s to present, gel-filled breast implants have been used extensively for breast augmentation and reconstruction in over 60 countries worldwide.

Get in Touch with Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery to Learn More

Dr. Michael Whetstone trained with the inventor of the original breast implant, Dr. Thomas Cronin. He has extensive experience with all types of breast implants and has performed these procedures since 1987. Dr. Whetstone will answer any and all of your questions during your complimentary consultation so that you are making a fully informed choice. Contact us today if you want to learn about the safety and comfort of breast augmentation surgery. Our compassionate staff will guide you through this process so you come out feeling like your ideal self.