Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Projection + Breast Reconstruction
Mentor ultra high profile 800cc implants. Will I get enough projection? How will I look? Will they be really small? (photos)
I'm having my exchange surgery soon. I have 900cc filled tissue expanded. And I wanted 1200cc saline implants but my PS said my boobies would be to... READ MORE
Nearing the end of a year long ordeal with breast cancer, reconstructive surgery. I have had the nipple reconst done approx 4 weeks ago and I am... READ MORE
Should I try alloderm again or do I have any other options for projection. This is very important to me. I had left mastectomy with muscle sparing... READ MORE
I have had a bilateral mastectomy due to breast cancer. When under going the expansion I had infection leading to a removal and replacement of an... READ MORE
Bilaterial Mastecomy Patients; What Type of Implant Will Provide the Best Projection, Most Natural Look, No Rippling?
I'm 5'7", 140lbs, before cancer breast were 36DD, Reconstruction surgery date 8/8/13. Tissue expander@ 550CC. met with doctor today & I requested... READ MORE
Hello. I had a unilateral Mx July 2012. Then I had chemo and radiation. I was going to do a DIEP flap procedure but found out about BRAVA. Did 3 Brava... READ MORE
My current TEs are 13.3w 14.3h 4.7 project and 500ccs. I am 5'6 130 with a 31 inch rib cage. My PS has me filled to approx 650. I feel like they are... READ MORE
Breast cancer reconstructive surgery- Breast implant question Symmetry off-told only 3 sizes to choose from?
I got two helpful answers regarding my recent reconstructive surgery here, however when I spoke to the dr she stated that I'm pretty much done as far... READ MORE
I had a nipple sparing mastectomy one year ago but lost one nipple due to necrosis. I have some areola now but no protrusion. I tried 3d tattoo but it... READ MORE
What is the anatomical implant with the best projection for a 31" ribcage and 12.7 breast width diameter. My native breasts were narrow with a nice... READ MORE
Would liposuction give me more projection in both breasts after a lift and a 550cc implant in the other?
I recently had my tissue expander removed and replaced with a 550cc Mentor Memory Gel breast implant placed under the muscle of the left breast as a... READ MORE
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
Expanders+anatomical silicone implants. How to achieve natural ptosis and projection? I want natural looking breasts.
42,DMX (md.radical mastectomies),chemo.No radiation.Allergan 133 MX-13 500cc expanders (adm not used) I'll have swap to anatomical silicone implants... READ MORE
Once final implants inserted after expansion is completed, can skin ever be expanded more for projection?
Mastectomy with expanders (shaped like bricks) performed Dec 2014. I was 40DD and then some before and weighed 180 and 63 inches. March 2015 had... READ MORE
Am 49, had unilateral mx. Am a saggy 36 C on right side. Have TE now and plan implant exchange in fall. Want implant that most closely matches my... READ MORE
I had Deip reconstruction 4 weeks ago. both breast are extremely hard and uncomfortable. What can be done to resolve this?
This is stage 1 Deip surgery with derma matrix. 120 cc implant for projection. The are that is hard is pretty much the whole breast except for the top... READ MORE