Breast cancer has become one of the most common neoplasms in women. Currently the best way to cure the patients from breast cancer is surgery using a procedure most commonly known as a mastectomy, or removal of the breast.
In most of the cases the reconstruction is done at the same time as the removal of the breast. Depending on your goals and desires, Dr. Sarraga an create a new breast using your own tissues. The tissues most commonly used are muscles from your belly or back along with fat and skin. Dr. Sarraga will discuss the options, benefits and risks of each one of these procedures.
In addition breast reconstruction can be done or aided with the use of fat. Please refer to the fat grafting section for further information.