Breast Reconstruction

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Usually performed after mastectomy (removal of one or both breasts), involves a series of procedures—breast augmentation, nipple reconstruction, tissue reconstruction and more. LEARN MORE ›
Average Price: $12,100

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I was diagnosed with breast cancer on Dec 2012.After havinga single mastectomy and going thru chemo therapy and radiation I started my search for a breast reconstruction surgeon.My gynocologist referred me to Dr. Rafizadeh. I scheduled an appt. and knew after meeting this man, he was the surgeon... READ MORE

What can I say About Dr. Francis Agullo? First, he is a consummate professional. Very thorough, answers all questions and allays any fears you may have. This man is more than a doctor, he is an artist. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011, got a mastectomy when I lived in Italy. I came... READ MORE

Since the development of my breasts, I had been downright ashamed of the shape and size of them. I developed to be drastically asymmetrical, and it was what I considered to be my biggest physical flaw - one I could just not accept. It was constantly on my mind: How could I dress to best cover it... READ MORE

As a two time Breast Cancer Survivor, I thought I had exhausted all options of breast reconstruction and would have to deal with continuous tightness and pain. In 2008 after my bi-lateral, skin sparring, mastectomy, I had saline implants put in. In 2009 after my second diagnosis, and... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in June of 2013 and had to have both breasts removed I went in to see Dr. Mabourakh and decided to have breast reconstruction it was the best decision that I made. I am grateful that I found an amazing doctor to do the procedure. This procedure was broken up... READ MORE

I consulted Dr. Park after undergoing a bilateral mastectomy for breast cancer at the age of 38. Dr. Park wasn’t the first plastic surgeon I consulted regarding breast reconstruction surgery, but after meeting with him, I didn’t look any further. Dr. Park has a very calming presence. He... READ MORE

I consulted Howard following my need for a mastectomy due to DCIS. I was especially concerned about my demise because I have a congenital absence of the underlying pectoral muscle, so I was potentially quite a mess. However, I quickly felt rapport with Howard because he greeted us with warm... READ MORE

I am going to have a DIEP flap construction with Mr. Tyler on the 30th April (this week in fact). I am concerned of course, however I am remaining confident having done so much research about him and so far I have not read anything derogatory about his skills and capabilities within this field.... READ MORE

Dr. Ladosci was my plastic surgeon since I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in November 2008. In December 2008, I elected to have a double mastectomy and expanders were put in by Dr. Ladosci. Dr. Ladosci is very knowledge about the procedure he is getting ready to perform, he calls you by name,... READ MORE

In November 2012 I was diagnosed with stage 3 Breast Cancer. Dr. Robbins in coordination with my Oncologist,Surgeon worked together to get my double mastectomy with expanders. They worked well together. I had nothing but the best care. Dr. Robbins has been so encourageing during my whole... READ MORE

Following a breast cancer diagnosis, radiation treatment, and genetic testing, I made the decision for a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction. After consultation with Dr. Gallego, we decided upon using a latissimus flap on the side of the radiation treatment. The surgery and... READ MORE

Dr. Bayati and her staff are very caring, professional and do excellent work. I never thought I would find myself in a cosmetic surgeons office, but after being diagnosed with extensive DCIS in one breast, I chose to have a double mastectomy with reconstructive surgery. Dr. Bayati is a... READ MORE

I had a bi-lateral double mastectomy in January 2013 after a diagnosis of DCIS. Initial reconstruction was done along with the double mastectomy with the placement of tissue expanders. I had a latissimus doris flap surgery with implants in June 2013. Dr. Gallego was always very professional ... READ MORE

In March of 2013, I was diagnosed with cancer in my left breast. I had a lumpectomy on my right breast in 2007. My decision was to have a double mastectomy to hopefully do away with future problems and to achieve symmetry in my breasts. I recalled reading that actress, Christina Applegate, went... READ MORE

I feel my experience of a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction was made much better with the services from Dr. Wheeler and the staff. My journey began after having my yearly mammogram and subsequent appointments my primary doctors’ office scheduled. More images done- leading to a... READ MORE

5 years post DCIS surgery and radiation, I decided it was time to restore my breasts to a more normal appearance. I had implants from before that had gotten encapsulated, so I wanted implant exchange, and my right breast was considerably smaller due to surgery and radiation. I had an unfavorable... READ MORE

Hi, I have been doing research, reading experiences, forums and Q&A in this site. And I am thankful there is a site like this. I am turning 30 in a week, and I am scheduled for bilateral mastectomy and immediate reconstruction on April 28. I am very nervous, scared and my anxiety level is... READ MORE

Breast cancer is a diagnosis no one wants to hear, but that was my reality almost one year ago. Along with this news comes a team of doctors and what seems like endless doctor appointments and decisions to be made. I could not be more thankful that I had Dr. Camp as my plastic surgeon. He has... READ MORE

I am still going through the breast reconstruction, however, I have had several unexpected issues that occurred that was not in Dr. Grawe's control. I previously had 33 radiation treatments following breast cancer 3 years ago and most doctors will not try new techniques on patience following... READ MORE

I am a 38 year old woman and was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 and had to have a mastectomy. I tried to reconstruct my breast through an implant but that was disastrous as I suffered multiple infections and had to remove it. I thought I would not be able to do anything about... READ MORE

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