Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Type + Breast Reconstruction
Breast cancer survivor w tissue expanders confused about what type of implant round or tear drop? My surgeon gave me great advice asked me to think... READ MORE
I am considering a revision from smooth round silicone implants following bilateral mastectomies to the Sientra shaped implants. Which base shape is... READ MORE
I've had a bilateral mastectomy and for reconstruction by plastic surgeon has suggested gummy bears. I am fine with that but I am wondering if there... READ MORE
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 Changing Type of Procedure During Operation a Usual Occurrence? Have Diep 1 Side and Tram on Other Side,
Diep side is the radiated side,also side with gram negative pseudomnas, been on Cipro 3 wks, this is the breast that has shrunk and has abnormal... READ MORE
I'm 15 and I only have one tuberous breasts. My mom agreed that if it sagged more I could get it done. What would be the best implant for the... READ MORE
What specifically are the types of bras/undergarments I need for double skin and NSM mastectomy w/expander/implant reconstruct.?
What do I need to wear right after first surgery and then at what intervals do I need a different type and at those various intervals what... READ MORE
How Many Different Types of Breast Prosthesis or Shapers are available? Do I need one? READ MORE
Had a bilateral mastectimy (nipples removed), what brand & type of implant should I get (round vs anatomical, textured, not)?
Was a full 32DDD /34DDD at 5' , 10-115 lbs before bilateral mastectomy (non nipple sparing). No chemo or radiation. What are my options for... READ MORE
3yrs ago I had a double mastectomy. I had expanders put in the first fill i felt sick called Dr asap - What happened?
When i contacted my surgeon 15 minutes after the fill he was not concernef ended up in emergency surgery a week later. was never told what type... READ MORE