breast reconstruction after radiation

Breast Reconstruction After Radiation

Breast reconstruction after radiation (or before) is absolutely a possibility! However, because radiation damages the skin and tissue around the breast, your plastic surgeon may have special recommendations. If you are considering breast reconstruction after radiation,

Breast Reconstruction After Lumpectomy

There are many different breast reconstruction procedures available after lumpectomy, with or without radiation. One of the most common is to take fat from another part of the body and fill it in the breast.