Expanderightmare

Member since 5/14/2013

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Reviews by Expanderightmare

Bilateral Breast Reconstruction for unilateral cancer

Bilateral mastectomies for unilateral infiltrating carcinoma with immediate tissue expander placement. SEVERE pain and muscle spasms started immediately post op and were unrelieved with pain meds +/or muscle relaxants. Plastic surgeon was very aggressive in pushing forward towards swap out but I... READ MORE

Questions from Expanderightmare

What Are the Reason(s) for Tissue Expanders in Breast Reconstruction?

In a skin sparing mastectomy breast reconstruction where radiation therapy is not planned are tissue expanders used to enlarge the remaining skin or to just to enlarge the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Expanderightmare

Give it some time (3 months). You may heave some swelling that is creating the lop sidedness and it will take time for things to fully heal. READ COMMENT

I believe you absolutely do need a lift., otherwise those large implants are going to migrate south and join the rest of your breast tissue leaving you with a very flat upper chest . You will look great in a bra when it's all pushed... READ COMMENT

There is hope! I tried tissue expanders and implants but they ended up causing constant pain and just looked ridiculous....way too high, square and flat; like I had tucked a pair of sandwich sized Rubbermaid storage boxes under my... READ COMMENT

Dear eve sue...you can private message me or call me for the low down. I am about 2 hours from Pittsburgh and would even be willing to meet you personally and show you my before and after results thus far. I am a physician at Nason... READ COMMENT

You've only got a little more than 3weeks to your procedure so start working out every day to stretch your pectoral is muscles ( rotate shoulders back, stretch out arms behind your back. If your overlying skin is tight I am sure your... READ COMMENT