Age 35-44 + Breast Reconstruction

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Breast Lift of Good Breast After Unilateral Mastectomy?

I'm 35 years old and in two weeks, I'll have Mastectomy of left breast and immediate Breast Reconstruction with implant-expander. The PS told... READ MORE

Double Mastectomy with Immediate Reconstruction and then Radiation - Timeframe for Expanders?

I am 38 years old diagnosed with breast cancer,had chemo before surgery and I am going to have a double mastectomy with immidiate reconstruction the... READ MORE

Fat Transfer to Even out Breasts After Lumpectomy?

I am a 40-year-old woman with a lean athletic build. I went through a lumpectomy in 2005 due to a tiny, grade 3 cancer found. I had chemo and radio... READ MORE

Implants After Breast Cancer and Lumpectomy

I am 35 years old had lumpectomy and radiotherapy 10 years ago. 2 kids later. now would like implants. is it possible that my 'ok' breasts... READ MORE

Implants vs. Tissue for Breast Recontruction After Prophylactic Mastectomy

I am a 36 yo thin, healthy, small breasted, BRCA1+ woman. I am planning a prophylactic nipple sparing double mastectomy. Because I am healthy, my... READ MORE

Is It Okay to Start Filling the Tissue Expanders After Radiation?

Thank you all Dr's for my previous question.An update to my Q I am 38 ,did chemo for breast cancer before surgery,have to do double mast. and... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have Pain After Double Masectomy Expansions?

Had double mastectomy 3 wks. Ago had expansions put in was expanded on Monday have pain is it normal? I had cancer in both breasts am 41 yrs. Old... READ MORE

Can Alloderm Be Used to Replace a Small Breast Implant?

I am 41 years old, was diagnosed with DCIS last year and had lumpectomy without radiation. I am considering a unilateral mastectomy for the breast... READ MORE

What Are the Different Kinds of Breast Implants? Which One is Best for Me? (photo)

I am going to have a consultation for a breast lift with implants. I am 44, 5'6 and weigh 140 lbs. My problem is asymmetry and sagging due to age and... READ MORE

Should I Attempt Breast Implant Reconstruction Surgery a Third Time?

I am 43 yo. In 5/2010 I underwent bilateral mastectomies due to breast cancer. My breast reconstruction w/ implants failed due to staph infection and... READ MORE

Pocket is Stretched to 450cc Nipple and Skin Sparing Mastectomy is D Cup Possibly Fat Grafting Only?

35, due to family history and gene I underwent a n& s sparing mastectomy. I have 450CC implant: D cup. I prefer natural tissue: I will undergo fat... READ MORE

I am 41, need bilateral mastectomy then 5 weeks of radiation. PS recom. dorsi flap rather than expanders. Does this sound good?

I went to one plastic surgeon who recommended dorsi flap reconstruction due to the fact that I need radiation and he felt it would be a better choice.... READ MORE

How do I know when to replace/exchange my implant after reconstruction?

I had reconstruction one right side with the silicone implant placed in early 2003. For past 6 months I have experienced tightness that feels like... READ MORE

Follow up - What is the likelihood that surgeon can repair this? What causes this? (Photo)

36 yrs old- bilateral nipple and skin sparing preventative mastect. with tissue expdrs. After 350ccs of fills, I had my exchange surgery 3 mths later.... READ MORE

Which Implants Will Give Me the Feeling of Natural Breasts?

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

Is it normal to need fat grafting after having a complete bilateral mastectomy w/immediate reconstruction? (photo)

I had a complete bilateral mastectomy w/immediate reconstruction. (NOT nipple sparing) Mentor Expanders were placed. I also lost skin & tissue twice... READ MORE

Unreachable Itch?

I am 40 yr old & 5 yrs post elective mastectomy w/ reconstruction. Began w/ saline implants. However, tissue on the R side grew into the valve... READ MORE

What kind of reconstruction would you recommend? I love my breasts and want the best cosmetic outcome (Photo)

I am a 39 year old who had a lumpectomy and radiation in 2013. Now I want to have a bmx and reconstruction as I have the BRCA1 mutation. I understand... READ MORE

What type of breast reconstruction would be best for me, post-mastectomy and post-radiation of my right breast? (Photo)

I'm 36, 165 pounds, and 5' tall. My bra size is 38B. I have breast cancer in my right breast MO advises right breast mastectomy with axillary node... READ MORE

I am 37 and have had a previous lumpectomy then radiation. What's my best option for reconstruction after double mastectomy?

I am unsure what to do. it has been 3 years since my radiation and chemo. My mother now has breast cancer and I have chosen the mastectomy as my... READ MORE

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