Apr 25, - The following complications occur in at least 1 percent of breast implant patients at any time. Some of these complications will require medical treatment or further surgery to correct them: asymmetry regarding shape, size, or level of the breasts. pain in the nipple or breast area. Jul 29, - Pain and/or soreness after getting breast implants is normal. Here are tips on how to find relief from breast augmentation pain during recovery.