5 Ft 8 In To 6 Ft 0 In + Breast Reconstruction Q&A

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Low Profile Expanders for 31 Year Old Having Double Mastectomy - Is This Right?

A natural 34B breast size 5"8' with thin frame. Plastic surgeon suggests I need low profile expander but seems more common for people to have... READ MORE

Did my surgeon choose the correct breast implants?

I had prophylactic nipple sparing mastectomy with immediate reconstruction I had breast aug 6 years ago with saline high profile overfilled to 425cc... READ MORE

I Just Had a Bilaterial Mastectomy. DCIS is the Right and my Decision to Remove the Left Breast. I Am 5'8' and 185 Pounds?

I just had a bilaterial mastectomy. DCIS in the right breast and my decision was to remove the left breast also. I am 5'8" and 185 pounds.I'm 51 years... 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

I am a 25 years old at 5'10.5" and 190 lbs. Asymmetrical Breasts - Different Shaped Implants for Each Side? (photo)

I am a 25 years old at 5'10.5" and 190 lbs; I have asymmetrical breasts. My surgeon suggested doing a tear shaped silicone expandable implant on my... 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

Will I Be Able to Stay the Same Bust Size After Double Mastectomy?

Im a 36E/F and would like to stay close to my same size. Im 32 and used to having large breasts as well as getting properly sized and fitted.I don't... READ MORE

I Would Like an Opinion About my Breast Reconstruction and Implants?

I am 16 years old and recently underwent breast reconstruction for my tubular breasts. Before the surgery they were very asymmetrical and oddly... READ MORE

What is the best type and size of implant for immediate reconstruction following a bilateral mastectomy? (photos)

I am 5'9", 145 pounds, and the length of my chest from outer breast to outer breast is 14 inches. Eradicating the cancer is priority one! Yet I... READ MORE

Masectomy in May 2014. Natrelle silicone implant 375cc. Left side lifted and surgeon placed a smaller implant, 180cc (Photo)

I am 5'9 /135 pounds. Maybe I should have chosen a C cup instead of a B+ which is what the surgeon said I would end up with. At any rate, because I... READ MORE

Why can't I find breast reconstruction before/after pictures of fuller figure women? (photos)

I'm 41 5'8" 225lbs (203 pre-mastectomies) my bra size was 38D. I had bilateral skin sparing mastectomies. I was expanded to 600cc and I now have 800cc... READ MORE

What Size of Cc Should I Be Looking at?

I am 5'9", 230 lbs, with a bilateral mastectomy. I had radical chemotherapy and radiation. I am concerned about how much my right breast will stretch... READ MORE

Breast Cancer Survivor Going Through Reconstuction? (photo)

I'm 5'9, 240 lbs. I currently have 750 cc tissue expanders. My PS is going to do a 740 cc Teardrop implant with fat from my stomach. My concern is... 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

Is it possible to use round or oval implants after a mastectomy? My ps told me the upper poll would need fat transfer. Thoughts?

53, 5'8" 150lbs. Expander 530cc on left. I had a single mastectomy and wanted to use form stable but they do not seem to come in big sizes if you use... 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

Hello. Is moderate profile gel implants EVER used in cancer patients? Should I get a second opinion? thanks! Carrie

I am 39 ,dxg with breast cancer in 1/14 and had BLM in 2/14. I have tissue expanders with 550 cc. Desire natural full C. 5'10/ 130 pounds, slight... READ MORE

Had a double mastectomy so I going from nothing. Could you tell me what a 550cc implant under the pectoral would make me?(photo)

I have 280 cc's in the expanders at the time of this picture. I am a 46 yrs old 5'10 and i am currently 205lbs (trying to loose about 35z40 more... READ MORE

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