Breast Cancer Reconstruction
Tissue Expander and Implant Reconstruction
2 stage procedure which requires 2 separate operations
- 1st stage Tissue Expander Placement
- 2nd stage Silicone Implant Placement
Immediate implant reconstruction
Latissimus Dorsi breast reconstruction
The Latissimus Dorsi muscle from the back of the shoulder blade is an expendable muscle that is elevated with a section of skin and fat is delivered to the chest wall to create a new breast mound. Many patients undergoing a Latissimus Dorsi flap procedure also require a an implant for additional volume. The Latissimus Dorsi Muscle provides coverage over the implant and allows for a more natural and softer breast reconstruction.
Muscle-sparing free TRAM Flap
The surgery uses the patient's own abdominal tissue to reconstruct a natural, soft breast after mastectomy sacrificing minimal amount abdominal muscle.Maximum amount of abdominal (rectus)muscle is preserved.
DIEP (Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator) Flap Breast Reconstruction
The DIEP flap procedure is the most advanced form of breast reconstruction surgery available today. The surgery uses the patient's own abdominal tissue to reconstruct a natural, soft breast after mastectomy without sacrificing any abdominal muscle.Only abdominal skin and fat are removed.