Entries by Paola Zamora

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Marrying Clinical Data with Science: Our Approach to Next-Generation Breast Implants

While silicone breast implants have been around since the 1960s, they’ve experienced little technological evolution in the past three decades until the 2010s. Meanwhile, women around the world face increasing news coverage of breast implant-related side effects – most of which have been linked to one particular implant surface – the macrotextured kind. But despite […]

Safety and Breast Implants: Yes, They Can Coexist

If you’ve seen the recent news coverage on breast implants, you might be feeling overwhelmed, confused about certain terms thrown your way, or even questioning if a breast augmentation or reconstruction with implants is worth it, or even safe for your body. So, are breast implants safe? Let’s clear the air. Most of the negative […]

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Establishment Labs Statement in Response to TGA’s Breast Implant Review related to Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)

July 15, 2019 Establishment Labs Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ESTA) is a global medical technology company focused on women’s health in breast surgery. Women are at the center of everything we do at Establishment Labs and it is our mission to protect their health by offering safe solutions in breast aesthetics and reconstruction. Based on those […]

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Breast Implant Safety: What You Need to Know About Shell Surface Type

Motiva SmoothSilk®   With the continuing news coverage of breast implant-related events, many of us – especially those with breast implants of our own – may be left feeling concerned about the potential risks of having or receiving such devices, and even confused by the often highly technical terms being used in media coverage. Education […]

Establishment Labs Statement in Response to ANSM Decision to Ban Macrotextured and Polyurethane Breast Implants in France

April 4, 2019 Establishment Labs Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ESTA) is a global medical technology company focused on women’s health in breast surgery. Women are at the center of everything we do at Establishment Labs and it is our mission to protect their health by offering safe solutions in breast aesthetics and reconstruction. Based on those […]