Breast Reconstruction

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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 ›
Average Price: $12,175

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I had bilateral mastectomy with immediate recon (DIEP) on 28/5/14. I've been very lucky that my surgeon has never questioned my decision (prophalactic due to 3 generations of every female having breast cancer early tho negative for gene). OP was 12hrs and first op I've ever had. Had morphine... READ MORE

On July 7th 2014 I will be doing the DIEP FLAP procedure to have my silicone remove after getting CC. My biggest fair is I was still smoking until one week before the surgery and I have heard that smoking messes with the healing process. Can anyone one advise on that. After going through so... READ MORE

FABULOUS!! WONDERFUL!! KNOWLEDGABLE!! AMAZING!!! Dr Dean has been awesome from the day I met him at my consultation appointment!! He made me feel very comfortable, answered all my questions without rushing me and explained throughly and made sure I understood everything before leaving. I had... READ MORE

Following a right mastectomy, chemo and radiation treatment for early breast cancer in 2010, I didn't feel like rushing back in to hospital for a reconstruction. I also wanted to research the procedure and talk to other women who'd done it. I decided to go ahead with a DIEP flap, in Dec 2012.... READ MORE

My surgery was a bilateral mastectomy and flap reconstruction (from my inner thighs). The reason for my surgery was preventative. My experience with Dr Ho and his staff was always positive. I would recommend Dr Ho as a surgeon without any hesitation and with great confidence in his abilities.... READ MORE

I was lucky enough to find out about autologous fat grafting as a means of primary breast reconstruction before having any other procedure done. In this procedure new breasts are built from fat liposuctioned from other areas of the body. It is a long process requiring multiple surgeries (I'm... READ MORE

I love Dr. Yugueros and her staff. This is in my opinion the best plastic surgeon in the state. Office is always clean , staff always friendly and willing to help. I've had a long journey; what was suppose to be a simply TRAM turned into a complicated situation and Dr. Yugueros was awesome... READ MORE

Dr Szczerba made me "me"again after a double mastectomy. He took a very difficult time in my life and made it more than what I could have dreamed for! I would totally recommend him. He cares about his patients and wants them to be totally satisfied. He's an artist! Dr Szczerba goes above and... READ MORE

Dr. Assad samra, A great doctor! He is really good at what he does, very informative. You feel very safe in his hands! Bedside manor is wonderful. I would not be able to get through what I have been faced. I am so lucky that with a horrible disease that was thrown my... READ MORE

Dr. Apostolides has brightened the hardest, darkest journey of my life. (Being told I have Breast Cancer and needed double masectomy.) His staff helped me navigate insurance. Dr. Apostolides prompt in responding to questions and concerns I have had this past year. He is confident but not... READ MORE

I had a bi-lateral mastectomy due to breast cancer and wanted breast reconstruction. Dr. Little started the first step of reconstruction during my mastectomy by putting expanders in me to stretch my skin for implants. I had the implants put in and later had skin graphed from my lower abdomen to... READ MORE

Breast Cancer diagnosed in March, 2008 Initial Right mastectomy with reconstruction/expansion process-May 29, 2008 Areola reconstruction to right breast.-May 30, 2010 Breast revisions following injury to Right breast; 2010-2011 Left mastectomy with reconstruction/expansion process-9/2011; Left... READ MORE

My breast tissue was badly damaged from radiation. I opted for a mastectomy and DIEP Flap reconstruction. Surgery was a success and Dr. Apostolides did a super job educating me prior to the surgery, caring for me in hospital post Op and all follow up appointments. The time line for recovery was... READ MORE

Words cannot describe my appreciation for Dr. Rad. I initially went to Dr. Ariel Rad because I had had a referral and good review from my breast cancer surgeon regarding Dr Rad's work. Dr Rad was also my third option after visiting another two internationally recognized cosmetic surgeons. He... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with lobular breast cancer when I was 50 years old. I chose to have a double mastectomy 2 weeks after being diagnosed. My nephew, who is also a doctor, recommended Dr. Gallego to me, saying that he had heard good things about him. Dr. Gallego started by putting in my expanders... READ MORE

I was diagnosed dec 17 2010 with D C I S in situ,,,triple negative . Lumpectomy Jan 2011 immediate chemo therapy A/C and taxol over 6 mths , and 5 wks of radiation.. Because of my own suspicion of nodule on thyroid with no evidence of cancer I pushed my dct to remove it so I can hv peace of... READ MORE

BC survivor, 27 yrs., BRAC 2, Surgery was prophylactic mastectomy and replacing old implants. Dr. Rad recommended by Breast Surgeon for reconstruction. After review of his credentials and consultation, chose him for surgery. He was very thorough, knowledgeable and most of all empathic to my... READ MORE

Dr. Yetman did a great job on reconstructing my breasts after a double mastectomy. I'm not sure where the remarks about his bedside manner are coming from. He was brief, quietly confident, professional. I wasn't expecting nor would want someone overly personal or talkative, just wanted and got... READ MORE

I was grateful to have found Dr Azar through my daughter-in-law, who worked in an Orthopedist Dr. in Westlake. They highly recommended Dr Azar. Because i had interesting turns in my reconstruction with the implant rupture,...i have had to have 3 surgeries. I trust Dr Azar completely...and he... READ MORE

As part of my breast cancer treatment plan, I needed to have a double mastectomy with reconstruction following my chemotherapy. I interviewed three plastic surgeons, one of which was Dr. Mark Codner. Dr. Codner is the only surgeon who offered me the "direct-to-implant" method while also... READ MORE

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