Breast Reconstruction

Write a review

WORTH IT RATING 897 reviews over 24 months
Most often performed after a mastectomy removes one or both breasts, reconstruction surgery involves a series of procedures such as nipple reconstruction and breast implants to rebuild the breast. LEARN MORE ›

Reviews from the Community

Narrow 1,312 reviews by:

Sort by:
  • Best match
  • Recent
  • Nearby
  • Comments

Following diagnosis of progressive breast disease , changes in my lymph nodes , alongside a strong family history of breast cancer. I needed to have a double mastectomy. Following this news I searched for a reconstructive surgeon who woukd operate on me immediately following my mastectomy... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with right intra-ductal breast cancer in November 2012. Right from the start I knew I wanted both breasts removed and reconstruction to minimise chances of recurrence. Unfortunately in NSW that's not part of the immediate treatment offered, however, my breast surgeon was aware... READ MORE

Dr. Jamie Schwartz is an exceptional plastic surgeon with a passion for his breast cancer patients. He has walked with me through my cancer journey from beginning to end and continues to provide supportive care for me. He is a kind and compassionate surgeon with a sensitivity to women going... READ MORE

Dx breast cancer in left breast in April lumpectomies may and July Mastect with imm reconst with implant. 2 weeks pop and each time I look at my breast I want to cry , it's look like nothing, it hurts upper part find new lump over the edge of implant . Normal ? It... READ MORE

It has been a year and a half since I had my Diep flap breast reconstruction. I wanted to take a moment to acknowledge, praise and truly thank Dr. Redstone and his staff for making a trying time in my life a positive experience. Dr. Redstone performed the breast reconstruction immediately... READ MORE

Step 1) Simply copy your original review: Dr. Kachenmeister is an excellent surgeon and a kind, compassionate man. He shepherded me through two separate post-mastectomy breast reconstructions which turned out so great that I also opted for some facial cosmetic surgery to give myself a special... READ MORE

I am writing this about Dr. Calloway because I feel everyone should know what a great doctor he is. Not only because he is a great surgeon, but also because he genuinely cares about his patients. I had a diagnosis of breast cancer which required me to have a mastectomy. It was traumatizing to... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on December 4, 2014 and decided to have a double mastectomy with reconstruction. I contacted 4 plastic surgeons, met with 3 and knew I wanted Dr. Savalia to perform the procedure. He took the time to really explain the procedure options and listen to my... READ MORE

I had a double mastectomy at Johns Hopkins in September 2014. I decided to switch to Dr. Rad because my plastic surgeon had changed the plan from DEEP flap to implants. I saw Dr. Rad for a second opinion. He was very confident that I would be a good candidate for the DEEP flap. The surgery went... READ MORE

Dr. Ambay is, without any doubt at all, a superhero. He is kind and compassionate, from the moment he shakes your hand. The office and the staff are exquisite. But Dr. Ambay is a superstar. I am a complicated patient - I was a higher-risk breast reconstruction patient. I had had the... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with the BRCA gene and decided to have mastectomies after consulting with my doctor and a breast surgeon. The breast surgeon recommended Dr. Cabbabe as the best plastic surgeon in St. Louis. I met with Dr. Cabbabe to review my options. Because I didn't have cancer, we decided... READ MORE

Dr. Julio Clavijo-Alvarez was highly recommended to me by another physician, and I am so grateful for that referral! Dr. Clavijo is an extremely personable, talented and intelligent surgeon. I was very impressed with the results of my surgery and the quality of care that I received. I would... READ MORE

It was important to me to have a board certified plastic surgeon and it was comforting that she had trained at the Mayo Clinic from my home state of MN. As a breast cancer patient, I was required to make many decisions in a very short time period. Dr. Yugueros and her staff were very... READ MORE

Dr. Savalia and I met because I was diagnosed with breast cancer and my particular procedure included a lift. I was very nervous about going to his office. I'm just a middle aged woman who never thought about any type of plastic surgery at this point in my life. I was so pleasantly surprised... READ MORE

I had a breast abnormality. On side was a full C, almost a D cup, I had, had two children and gravity took it’s affects. The other side never grew, I was an A. I had to wear a breast prosthesis all my life to look normal, and it was very hard picking clothes that always had a very nigh neck... READ MORE

I had breast cancer surgery and reconstruction at LVHN. I wanted to recommend the plastic surgeon to others needing this service. He removed tissue from my thighs to create the breast mounds and performed micro surgery to connect the blood vessels. Implants were also used to create a very round... READ MORE

After being diagnosed with breast cancer, Dr Soler made the situation so much easier. He knows the words to make you feel comfortable and special. He listens!!! His work is amazing my new breast look beautiful and make me feel that way too!! He has given me my breast and life back!! Thank you Dr... READ MORE

On Sept. 29, 2014 I was diagnosed with an aggressive Breast Cancer that is Estrogen & Progesterone Positive HER2+. My 1st oncologist appt. was on Oct 6, 2014 with Dr. Gladys Rodriguez. From that moment on my life has been changed. I immediately got on the internet looking up Breast Cancer,... READ MORE

I was informed early this year that I had breast cancer. My husband and I are the modern day "Brady Bunch", each of us bringing three kids into our union. When they told me I had breast cancer, I was horrified. I told my doctor "I don't have time for cancer". Fast forward six months. Dr.... READ MORE

I don't see how there could be a better plastic surgeon anywhere. Dr. Bidros has it all....great skills, patience while explaining procedures, great bedside manner and a wonderful staff. My tissue expanders were placed in at mastectomy by another plastic surgeon. My decision to change to Dr.... READ MORE

No matching results