Delayed Breast Reconstruction after Mastectomy

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Posted: July 15, 2022
Radiation therapy is an effective treatment that uses high-energy particles to destroy cancer cells and shrink tumors. Typically recommended for all stages of breast cancer, this therapy is often administered before breast reconstruction. In some cases, radiation may be necessary after… Read Full Post
Posted: November 15, 2021
Delayed breast reconstruction may be an ideal way to conclude your breast cancer journey. It can be performed months, years, or decades after a lumpectomy or mastectomy procedure. Here are three facts to know about if you are considering having delayed breast reconstruction. 1. Most Breast Cancer… Read Full Post
Posted: June 24, 2020
Breast reconstruction can be healing, empowering, and transformative. Yet many women who would benefit from the procedure forgo it due to a lack of accurate information. Patient education is a cornerstone of The Breast Center Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery. Our board-certified plastic and… Read Full Post
Posted: August 28, 2019
You can choose to undergo breast reconstruction at nearly any point after your mastectomy, depending on your preferences and specific circumstances. Reconstructive surgery can be performed promptly after a unilateral or bilateral mastectomy, or many years down the road. The timing of your… Read Full Post
Posted: December 13, 2018
After a mastectomy, many women need to have tissue expanders placed to gradually create a breast pocket that can accommodate an implant. Tissue expanders can be placed during your mastectomy or years after your surgery. If you have expanders placed, you will need to adjust your sleeping position… Read Full Post
Posted: October 16, 2018
Breast cancer is a widespread disease that impacts many women in the United States and around the world. At The Breast Center Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery, we want to help women gain a better understanding of breast cancer, and of the breast reconstruction options that are available in the face of… Read Full Post
Posted: November 14, 2017
It is a humbling experience to witness the strength and courage demonstrated by our breast reconstruction patients every day. At The Breast Center of Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery in Denver, we understand that spreading awareness every October about breast cancer and its effects on women across the… Read Full Post