Dr. Teitelbaum's opinions on management of these cases has been sought after by many plastic surgeons around the country, and his email inbox often contains advice requests from surgeons on the applicability of ADM for patients in their practice. He has been referred many difficult cases requiring ADM by colleagues in Southern California. Manufacturers have asked his advice in developing future products and in devising the operations to use them.
Weak or inadequate tissue is the most vexing problem in breast revision surgery. If the tissue is thick, there is almost no problem that cannot be fixed. On the other hand, nearly all of the unsatisfactory outcomes in revision breast augmentation are a result of thin, weak, or damaged tissue. Thus, efforts to thicken and strengthen the tissue are very important.