If you have had radiation to treat your breast cancer, you may be wondering if you are a candidate for breast reconstruction using breast implants. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons recognizes that implant-based breast reconstruction is possible for women who have had radiation treatment; however they caution that radiation prior to breast implants may […]Read More »
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Are You Ready For A Change?
Have you been thinking about making a change? There are 20 days left in this decade and new beginnings are just around the corner. Time moves very quickly – and often, we wait for the perfect moment. Truly, there is no perfect moment. As we all know, the future is never guaranteed – it’s so […]Read More »
Will My Breasts Be Symmetrical?
Receiving a diagnosis of breast cancer can take a toll physically and emotionally. Digesting the news will result in several stages of acceptance and decision making, including the course of treatment. If breast cancer has been diagnosed in one breast, and the recommended treatment is a mastectomy, some people choose to have a unilateral or […]Read More »