Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Natural Looking + Breast Reconstruction
After a bilateral mastectomy has been performed, what breast reconstruction options will provide the most natural look? READ MORE
What kind of sensation can be expected to return to the newly reconstructed area following breast reconstruction surgery? READ MORE
7 years post op from bi-lateral mastectomy and reconstruction with McGhan 163 saline implants at 530 ccs ea. gained 25 lbs, look pretty flat don't... READ MORE
What are the best breast reconstruction methods, for a natural look and reduced visibility of scar tissue? I want to look as normal as possible and... READ MORE
I am looking for options that will restore my breast's natural appearance after a partial mastectomy. What are the most common procedures? READ MORE
Considering 2 step tissue-expander surgery with full muscle coverage, an anotomical cohesive gel implant and no Alloderm versus partial muscle... READ MORE
Double Mastectomy. Is Having the Skin and Nipple Sparing Mastectomy the Best Way to Achieve the Most Natural Looking Breast?
I am just beginning expanding after my bi-lat skin sparing mastectomy.My PS noted I would have to decide in shape and size of final. In reading all... READ MORE
Bilaterial Mastecomy Patients; What Type of Implant Will Provide the Best Projection, Most Natural Look, No Rippling?
I'm 5'7", 140lbs, before cancer breast were 36DD, Reconstruction surgery date 8/8/13. Tissue expander@ 550CC. met with doctor today & I requested... READ MORE
I am 43 years old, had bilateral simple mastectomy with immediate reconstruction with expanders. i will be having the expanders removed in 3 weeks,... READ MORE
If I Have a Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy, What is my Best Option for a Natural Looking Reconstruction?
I am a 23 y/o female of Ashkenazi descent (w/ 1 case of breast cancer in the family) about to be tested for BRCA mutations. If needed, I plan to have... READ MORE
What is the best implant for a mastectomy patient? I wanted Sientra but they don't make the implants very big.
I am 53 and active. 5'8, 150lbs. I wear 34/B. I had a single mastectomy. During my surgery, they inserted an expander and did a partial fill. My BW is... READ MORE
Unhappy with Mentor implants. Will the high profile Mentor shaped implant still have a natural appearance nude? (Photo)
My 2 previous posts have included pics thanks for all of the answers but what I want to know is will the high profile mentor shaped implant give me... READ MORE
I don't want to end up with too much "roundness " at the top of my breast. I fear I'll end up with an even less natural shape, if using the round... READ MORE
What is the anatomical implant with the best projection for a 31" ribcage and 12.7 breast width diameter. My native breasts were narrow with a nice... READ MORE
Hi there, I suffer from chronic mastitis and fibrocystic breasts. The recommended procedure is skin-sparing mastectomy with reconstruction using gummy... READ MORE
Expanders+anatomical silicone implants. How to achieve natural ptosis and projection? I want natural looking breasts.
42,DMX (md.radical mastectomies),chemo.No radiation.Allergan 133 MX-13 500cc expanders (adm not used) I'll have swap to anatomical silicone implants... READ MORE