5 Ft 0 In To 5 Ft 3 In + Breast Reconstruction

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How Long Does It Take Implants to Look "Normal" After Reconstruction Surgery?

Hello, I am 27 years old - 5' 3" 155 lbs. Medium frame. I recently had a bilateral mastectomy and went thru the tissue expansion process and... READ MORE

Mastectomy and Reconstruction w/ Memory Gel Implants

I am going to have prophylactic mastectomy with reconstruction. The plastic surgeon that I've consulted told me that he uses gummy bear implants.... READ MORE

Can DIEP Reconstuction Be Done with a BMI of 22? (photo)

I am BRCA + and am scheduled for prophylatic mastectomy with implant reconstruction in November. Recently, my sister consulted with a PS who does DIEP... READ MORE

Largest Projection Breast Implants Available (For Breast Reconstruction)? (photo)

- I am 26, had a BMX with TEs - I got Mentor Smooth Round - Ultra High Profile: 590 cc (diameter = 12.5 cm, projection = 6.3 cm) - I'm 5'2", 115 lbs... READ MORE

Should breast implants after reconstruction begin to sag and ripple after 6 weeks? (photo)

What are the best techniques to repair this? Delayed reconstruction after double mastectomy even with 24 hours support bra wear. Spacers in for 3 1/2... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction/Silicone Impants?

I had mastectomy in 2004 and have silicone implants.MRI showed ruptured left implant sitting in the tissues created capsule.The implant feels... READ MORE

Is a 32A to a 32C/D Unreasonable for a Bilateral Mastectomy Patient?

I am 5'3, 98 pounds, large 32A. Finishing chemo in 1mo and am debating radiation vs. bilateral mast. I have had a consult with a PS who highly... READ MORE

I Was Considering a Breast Reduction/lift. I Heard of a Mesh Lift Where They Create Scar Tissue to Support the Breast?

I remember reading about this mesh lift many years ago but haven't really heard much about it since. I was just wondering if there is any new... READ MORE

One of my Breasts Has a Indent/fold in the Cleavage Area? (photo)

I had a bilateral mastectomy w/ immd recon. After surgery one of my breasts had an fold in the cleavage area. My PS did some repair work during the TE... READ MORE

How Do I Decide Between Lap Flap + Implants or TUG Flap Surgery?

I had a bi-lateral mastectomy in 12/11 and radiation on the left side. I'm now considering reconstruction. I am small - 5'3/4" and 103 lbs. One doctor... READ MORE

Best Option for 60 Yr. Old After Bilateral Mascetomy?

I am in good health other than the cancer and will not require post surgicial radiation or chemo. I am over weight at 140 pounds and am 5'3" tall. I... READ MORE

Does implant rippling after reconstruction always require surgical revision or can it improve on its own?

I had a nipple/skin sparing prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with tissue expander placement in June of this year. In October I exchanged for... READ MORE

Is there a way to fix a problem with oversize breast pockets, sagging and pain post reconstruction? What are my options?

After final reconstruction, prophylactic tissue sparing mastectomy with spacers at 8 weeks and permanent implants (425cc silicone/34 C) 3 /12 months... READ MORE

How long after radiation is optimal for breast reconstruction? (Photo)

Originally diagnosed with IDC in June 2013. Received 9600 cygs and hyperthermic therapy from aug 2013 til February 2014. It's back. Now I must have... READ MORE

51 Years Old 5"2" 97 LBS. Having Reconstruction?

Breast size are considerably different from one another and quite small (ribcage 26"). I am 32 aa. My surgeon will be perfoming a lift on the larger... READ MORE

I'm 5'3" 145lbs had double mastectomy 4years ago with first surgeon botched it?

I'm planning to get to my original weight 130 I'm about 36d 750cc want to be a 36 fullC is that a good size and what is the cc's for that. My macetomy... READ MORE

After breast reconstruction with silicone implants and fat grafting, when and how should massage be done?

I am 61, 5'1" 105 lbs. and had 260 ml implants and some fat grafting. I'm unclear about how much massage, how to do it, how often and for how long. READ MORE

Are there any Drs in the San Antonio area that are qualified to do the scarless latissimus dorsi flap procedure? (photo)

I have IDC. Thought it was gone, 5 mos of hyperthermic therapy and 9600 cygs(?) of radiation. MRI confirmed, still there.I'm being told for the most... READ MORE

Would it be ok to have fat grafting done immediately after removing the expanders? All in the same procedure (Photo)

I'm a good candidate for the BRAVA procedure and that will be the route I take. My left side is pretty damaged from radiation I doubt it would even... READ MORE

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