Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Same Time + Breast Reconstruction
I have (in my opinion) severe sagging breasts. My breast have been like this since puberty. I haven't had any children but I have loss a significant... READ MORE
I have a strong family gene of breast cancer. Im probably going to have a double mastectomy before I get the cancer. I would like to have everything... READ MORE
I had right breast mastectomy and implant 5 yrs ago. As of 2014, I had left breast mastectomy and just finished inflation. I have scheduled surgery (6... READ MORE
Hi, I am a cancer patient and I am having double mastectomy (skin and nipple is saved) and breast reconstruction same time, I want to achieve a 34dd... READ MORE
Can a skin/nipple sparing masectomy and immediate reconstruction be done along with a tummy tuck? Or is this too much to do at once? I have been... READ MORE
I have asked my General Surgeon, OBGYN and Plastic Surgeon if I could do all surgery at one time and they all said yes. I am scheduling to have.... READ MORE
My questions is since this is a small tumor and i will also be having radiation. Could I have the tumor removed and reconstruction and lift at same... READ MORE
Or do I have to go to a general surgeon for my lumpectomy and then get implants later? The lump is pulling my nipple inside of my breast. It looks... 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
Is a double mastectomy and tummy tuck done together with reconstructive surgery using the excess stomach fat possible?
As I was adopted I have limited medical history. I have had several breast cancer scares over the years and after my adoptive mum whom died through... READ MORE
I had a double mastectomy with reconstruction at the same time. I didn't need expanders thank goodness. I went with the same size breast I initially... READ MORE
No reconstruction after bilateral mastectomy at the same time as a traditional tummy tuck (not DIEP reconstruction)?
DIEP means high scar, abdominal separation not fixed, umbilical hernia-maybe, no contouring, no guarantee he would have enough tissue for... READ MORE
Can breast reconstruction done during the same operation in which patient is going under lumpectomy. Or both things should be done separately? READ MORE
I am getting a prophylactic double mastectomy with reconstruction due to high risk and recent breast changes. Is it possible for me to get a... 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
I am a healthy 24 year old woman, however, I tested positive for a BRCA 1 mutation. According to my physician, this puts me at a 70% chance of... READ MORE