As a woman who has had surgery to treat breast cancer, you may want to pursue additional surgery to restore the look and feel of your breasts. Autologous breast reconstruction — sometimes referred to as “flap” surgery — is one of the sophisticated options available to you.
Autologous reconstruction utilizes tissue, including skin, fat, and sometimes muscle, from someplace else on your body to rebuild your breast shape. This is different from implant-based reconstruction, which utilizes a saline or silicone device to recreate the breast mound. Autologous reconstruction typically results in a more natural looking and feeling outcome...Read More