Frequently Asked Questions
Breast Augmentation Section
What is the difference between textured implants and smooth implants and is one best? Smooth implants are…
Smooth implants are smooth on the surface, or without texture, while textured implants have a textured surface. Textured implants were originally devised to reduce the risk of capsular contracture, though it’s not fully certain if they do. In addition, most contoured implants are textured to help reduce implant shifting or turning. There are several factors that will help determine which implant is best for you and the choice is one which should be made with your doctor.