Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Lift + Breast Reconstruction
In 2003 I was diagnosed with DCIS (Ductal Carcinoma In Situ) of my right breast. I had two lumpectomies done which left my right breast a lot smaller... READ MORE
2 Lumpectomy Surgeries on Right Breast then 6 Weeks of Radiation - Surgeon First Looked at my Belly Than Said Just a Lift?
Will there under each brest, up to the nipple and around the nipple) READ MORE
Can I have breast reconstruction & have nipple lifted 7 years after a lumpectomy & radiation? (photo)
I had a lumpectomy & radiation for 7 weeks on my left breast, with @ few inches taken away on the bottom of breast. It's now 7 years & I would like a... READ MORE
I'm not interested in making them bigger. i'm happy with the size.... i just want them round and lifted. will there be any risk? side affects? will it... READ MORE
Wish doc could make right one look like the left one First consult. Doc recommends: right breast capsulectomy-implant exchange-silicone-use of... 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
BRACA1 positive. Electing mastectomy and reconstruction but would like to have arm and thigh lift at the same time?
I am a 26 year old wife and mother of a 3 month old baby. I've decided to undergo breast removal and reconstruction this summer, but I'm wondering if... READ MORE
It has been 6 years since my mastectomy and reconstruction during the last 4 months my left breast has sagged and become flat in the upper portion and... READ MORE
I was diagnosed with DCIS in the right breast. In May 2015 had a lumpectomy and 33 days of radiation. I have a lump under the skin in the right breast... READ MORE
Is it unrealistic to assume I may get beautifully reconstructed implants after prophylactic bilateral mastectomy?
I am 37yr.o., 5.7, 126 pounds, 34d with slight droop. I would love a lift after reconstruction. Can they do that with just one incision on the bottom... READ MORE
I'm 39 yr old, asymmetrical breast. If the asymmetry could be corrected with implants only. Or will I also need a lift? (photo)
I have always had asymmetrical breasts but it started to be more visible after breastfeeding. I had breast cancer (stage 1)on the right side treated... READ MORE
Can fat grafting of breast with implant (post mastectomy) and lift of natural breast be done in the same procedure?
My question is can the fat grafting on the left and the lift of the natural breast be done in the same procedure. My plastic surgeon prefers to do two... READ MORE
How do you find out if the blood supply to the nipple is sufficient for a breast lift due to lumpectomy and radiation. The cancer was DCIS and was... READ MORE
I have been going through Breast reconstruction by means of fat transfer. It was going so well I had my larger implants removed and the really reduced... READ MORE
I'm on post-op day 4 of my reconstructive BA and lift and I feel a bit nauseated. This is the first time I've felt this way after the surgery. I have... READ MORE