170-189 Lbs + Breast Reconstruction Q&A

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Going from 750 Cc's in Tissue Expanders to 650 Cc's Silicone Implants?

In a month I will be going for my exchange surgery. I have had my expanders filled to 750 cc's, even the side that was radiated many years ago. My... READ MORE

At 5'6", 170 Lbs. What Bra Size Would Equal 700cc's Using Tissue Expanders?

I had a lumpectomy followed by radiation therapy 18 years ago. Six weeks ago I had a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction using alloderm... READ MORE

I'm 5'7" and I Weigh 180 Lbs. I Had a D Cup Before my Double Mastectomy. How Many Cc's Will I Need to Be That Size?

I have tissue expanders in now. I'd like to be as close to my natural size as possible. READ MORE

Can fat grafting be used to add fullness/create cleavage? How soon can it be done after implant surgery?

I am 5'9", 180 lbs, and was a 34 D/DD prior to bilateral mastectomy. I had expanders replaced by 700cc high profile silicone gel implants March 6. I... READ MORE

My breasts look like flat after reconstruction. Will these drop or have a better shape?Sientra 20621-695MP implants. (photo)

Did I get the wrong implants? What type should I have gotten for my frame? Will these form a better shape as time goes on? I am 5'7, 185lbs, 40 in rib... READ MORE

Breast reconstruction 7 years post double mastectomy. Is it true that I can only achieve b or small c with expanders & implants?

170 pounds 5feet 7 inches no radiation given only chemo is this true skin can only be stretched to b or small c for all women READ MORE

I had a left mastectomy. I'm 5'10, 180lbs. My bra size is 40DD. I almost had DIEP flap. What's the biggest implant I could have?

However, the artery in my chest was damaged and she wasn't able to complete the tissue transfer. She had to put in an implant. My implant is 750 ml,... READ MORE

Can breast size be further enlarged post prophylactic bilateral mastectomy (no nipple sparing)? BRCA+, had surgery last week

280 cc of breast was removed and 1 step 350cc silicone implants with DIEP flap were put in same day. I struggle now if I chose the right size, or... READ MORE

What would be a decent estimate for implant after left mastectomy to match the right previously augmented breast?

A few years back i had a breast augmentation procedure done. I am 5'10" and weigh 175. The implants were 450 cc high profile silicone taking me from a... READ MORE

What will be the impact on my breast reconstruction if I lose weight?

Hello , my name is Stephanie. Here's a little background. I am 5'5, 185 pounds and I had a breast reconstruction back in may. The doctor put a small... READ MORE

Age 65, female in good health 5 ft 2 and weigh 185. I want my breasts to be the same size, what are my options? (Photos)

I got 775cc implants on both sides. I am about four months since surgery. I didn't have chemo or radiation. I had nipple sparing on left breast. I... READ MORE

Breast reduction

Okay I'm having serious back pain. My bra straps dig into my shoulder and I have horrible neck pain and my breast are extremely heavy. I'm 5'3 am I... 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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