Implant-Based Reconstruction

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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: July 12, 2018
The decision to undergo breast reconstruction after a mastectomy is a very personal one. Some women never pursue reconstructive surgery, and that is perfectly fine. However, many women find that breast reconstruction helps restore a sense of wholeness and femininity. We know that this can be an… 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
Posted: September 08, 2017
When you are diagnosed with breast cancer, the amount of information you are given to process can leave you wondering if you even know the right questions to ask to make sure you are being your best health advocate. At Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery, we understand that a cancer diagnosis comes with… Read Full Post
Posted: June 23, 2017
One of the decisions you will need to make when considering your breast reconstruction options is whether you want breast implants or a natural tissue reconstruction. Each option has benefits and risks to consider. In consultation with one of our board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeons… Read Full Post
Posted: December 21, 2016
As you decide whether breast reconstruction is right for you, one of the deciding factors may be the longevity of the results. Overall, your breast reconstruction is long-lasting. Many women continue to be happy with their original results for decades. Both breast implants and skin flaps last a… Read Full Post
Posted: November 14, 2016
  You may have heard of "gummy bear" or "form stable" breast implants. While other types of silicone implants contain gel with a consistency similar to honey, form stable implants are firmer. They are similar to a gummy bear. They maintain their shape, and the gel does not run or flow. In terms of… Read Full Post
Posted: September 21, 2016
As you consider your breast reconstruction options, you may have the goal of closing the book on this chapter of your life as expediently as possible, so that you can heal and move on. Direct-to-implant reconstruction, also known as single stage reconstruction, offers the advantage of completing… Read Full Post