Gummy Bear Implants in NYC

gummy-bear-implants-NYCGummy bear implants, also know as highly cohesive, are the newest generation of silicone implants used for breast augmentation and reconstruction. Dr. Douglas Steinbrech recommends gummy bear implants to his patients in NYC who want the most natural look with less complications for their new breasts. Gummy Bear breast implants are filled with a high-strength, form-stable cohesive silicone gel that gives them a distinct advantage over the competition. Very much like the colorful candy bears, Gummy Bears are named such because they are soft and flexible, yet strong and long lasting. Currently they are the latest technology for breast augmentation providing a more natural feel and the safest implants on the market today.

Gummy Bear Implants Quick Facts:

  • Also know as: cohesive, form-stable, highly cohesive
  • First approved in USA by FDA in March 2013
  • Introduced in Europe in the year 1995 and in Canada in 2000
  • Three FDA approved manufacturers are Sientra, Allergen and Mentor
  • Minimum age of a female patient is 22 years of age.
  • Longevity of gummy bears can last up to 15 to 20 years
  • Much safer than silicone and saline implants
  • Do not leak if implant is ruptured, torn or broken
  • Less scar tissue

Dr. Steinbrech is a trusted and seasoned expert in New York City area with years of experience enhancing women’s bodies with mommy makeovers. His personal practice philosophy is to provide the safest and personalized surgery that exceeds your expectations. His techniques focus on enhancing your natural beauty without appearing artificial or overdone. Please be assured that with Dr. Steinbrech you’ll get the results you want with your gummy bear breast enhancement implants.


Ideal Candidates

The best candidates for Gummy Bear Breast implants are:

  • Mothers who want to increase the size of their breasts, improve shape or correct the look of their breasts
  • Women who are healthy, non smoking, with no active infections and no contraindications to having a general anesthetic
  • Women who have realistic expectations
  • You should not be pregnant or nursing
  • Candidates must be over 22 years of age
  • Be psychologically stable with a good support system


The Gummy Bear implants have some great benefits for breast augmentation patients in NYC. Here are some of the advantages that make it desirable to many women:

  • Reduced chance of leakage
  • Maintains its shape in all positions
  • No rippling or folds
  • Less scar tissue


Patients can return to normal activities with a week. Following Dr. Steinbrech’s instructions on how to take care for your breasts is the key to a successful surgery. It is important that you return to our office for follow-up care and examination to determine if your body is recovering well.


Gummy bear implants cost in NYC can range from $5,000 to $7,500. Pricing really depends on the surgeon, their experience and the area in which you are located in.

Before and After Photos

To view before and after photos of gummy bear implant patients from NYC, please click on thumbnails to visit the gallery page.


Gummy bear implants can give you very natural result that can be long lasting. If you are interested in gummy bear implants in NYC, please contact us for more information or make an appointment today. Please call us at 646-781-7173 or fill out the contact form.