You are about to go through one of the most difficult experiences in your life. You are going to have a double mastectomy. Whether you are battling cancer or you are being proactive in order to reduce your risk of cancer, it’s going to mean a major change for your body. You can choose to do nothing once your procedure is over, wear a prosthetic bust, or have breast reconstruction. Breast reconstruction gives you the opportunity to take charge of your body so that you can feel confident.
What Does Breast Reconstruction Involve?
Breast reconstruction can be performed in different ways. you can have breast implants. You may choose to have a flap reconstruction. In this type of procedure, your surgeon will use tissue from another part of your body in order to create breasts again. You may be able to have a fat transfer in order to give you volume on your chest again. In some cases, your surgeon may take a combination approach to give you the best results. You can have nipples reconstructed from skin taken from another area on your body. Tattoo ink can give your nipples the proper color. If you choose not to have nipples reconstructed, tattoo ink is another alternative to create the illusion of nipples.
Why Choose Breast Reconstruction?
Choosing to have breast reconstruction is a personal decision. No one can tell you what to do with your body. It has to be your choice. Breast reconstruction offers you an opportunity to reclaim your figure. You should have the opportunity to feel good about yourself. Breast reconstruction can help you to feel like you are no different than before. Once your procedure is over, no one will ever know you even had surgery in the first place.
One of our professionals will be able to guide you when you are considering breast reconstruction. You can expect compassion and attention to your needs during your consultation. Reach out to the caring professionals here at Flores Plastic Surgery to learn more. Contact us today and schedule your consultation!