Implant-Based Reconstruction

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Posted: October 13, 2021
Implant-based procedures dominate the world of breast reconstruction. Implants were used in approximately 75 percent of all breast reconstruction surgeries performed in 2020, according to new statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Let’s look at why the implant approach is so… Read Full Post
Posted: September 09, 2021
Everyone bounces back from breast reconstruction at a different pace. The good news is that you can take steps to avoid post-surgical stumbling blocks such as discomfort, swelling, and delayed healing. Start with these tips from our board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeons. Stock Up… Read Full Post
Posted: August 09, 2021
When implants are used for breast reconstruction, surgeons often place them under the chest muscle. Flexing that muscle can sometimes cause the breasts to move in unusual ways.  While most women hardly notice the movement, others experience implant displacement. This means that their muscle pushes… Read Full Post
Posted: July 14, 2021
It’s relatively rare to develop an infection after breast reconstruction. If one does occur, it can often be cleared with antibiotics, though corrective procedures may sometimes be necessary. Here’s what you need to know about this complication, including how often it happens, what to look for, and… Read Full Post
Posted: June 07, 2021
Exercising after breast reconstruction is a great way to get back to your usual activities and recover your full range of motion. It also has some incredible benefits for mood, energy, and sleep. Below is a general timeline of when you should get moving after surgery and what activities you should… Read Full Post
Posted: March 09, 2021
Most women can achieve great results from either autologous reconstruction or implant-based reconstruction. In some situations, however, combining these two techniques will provide the best outcome. This approach is called hybrid breast reconstruction. Is Autologous Reconstruction with Implants… Read Full Post
Posted: November 17, 2020
We regularly see women who are unhappy with the results of breast reconstruction surgery performed elsewhere. Some have experienced complications or poor cosmetic outcomes, while others did not have access to advanced techniques at the time. The Breast Center Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery… Read Full Post
Posted: August 11, 2020
Getting enough sleep is an important part of recovering from breast reconstruction surgery. It is when you are asleep that your body works the hardest to repair muscles, tissues, and cells. But sleeping can also be tricky after surgery. You have to understand the right way to sleep to avoid… Read Full Post
Posted: July 08, 2020
You may be interested in having breast reconstruction after your mastectomy to help reclaim your figure and self-image. It is important to know that you have several choices for how it can be done. Our board-certified plastic surgeons offer advanced breast reconstruction using implants, autologous… 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