I had a bilateral Mastectomy in 11-99 and reconstruction right at the same time by a different doctor. I had many problems. BUT in 2010 Dr Tran FIXED THAT! My problems were all going to change to MIRICLES! Dr Tran removed both implants in October of 2010. After that we waited to let it heal...I had other medical problems that made for a late start...but when the time came...12-3-12 I had my... more
After being diagnosed with breast cancer 9 mos ago I had to have a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction. Dr. Savalia performed my breast reconstruction in two surgeries 4 mos apart. Both surgeries went very well and the outcomes were amazing.Overall, I am satisfied with my breast reconstruction experience.
It was a 6 month process involving post-mastectomy insertion (and 4 mos... more
June 2008: Diagnosis> DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ).
Recommendation > partial mastectomy of right breast with 6 weeks of radiation and 5 years of medication.
As a large busted woman (38 DD+)in my late 40's, this unexpected news left me looking for the silver lining in this otherwise gloomy cloud. I found it at the office of Dr C. Both, my cancer surgeon, Dr. Melvin... more