Time Off Work + Breast Reconstruction Q&A

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Should I Wait Until my Breast Are Removed to Return to Work?

I have a tissue expander in left chest, i am going for my third fill today. Should i wait until breast expander to be removed before i return to work?... READ MORE

Breast reconstruction 6 months after radiation? (Photos)

I had a skin sparing mastectomy March of 2015. Chemo and radiation finishing in December 2015. If I have expanders, what is the hospital stay and... READ MORE

What would your return to work recommendations be?

Bi-mastectomy 2 yrs ago, with skin removal. Skin was so tight the stitches pulled apart leaving 2" wide scars. Now TE's implanted with scars removed.... READ MORE

How soon can I go back to work after a non reconstruction mastectomy?

My job is scanning documents. I sit in a chair and place documents on a large format scanner to my left. It does not involve lifting heavy boxes. Can... READ MORE

Post mastectomy expander exchange with mastopexy of other breast. Expected recovery time? (Photo)

I am 56 years old and had unilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction with expanders. I am now scheduled for expander exchange with silicone... READ MORE

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