January 19, 2023
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Surgeons clamor for Sientra implants


Sientra officials celebrate being listed on the Nasdaq after an IPO in October 2014. For months, Goleta breast implant manufacturer Sientra has been dogged by allegations that implants made by its Brazilian manufacturer, Silimed, were contaminated with particles of silica and cotton. Now plastic surgeons are questioning why Sientra products are not being sold after…


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