7 Things You Might Not Know About Delayed Breast Reconstruction

October 13, 2020 Tags: , , ,

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Did you know that over 70% of women do not know that undergoing breast reconstruction at the time of mastectomy or lumpectomy is an option? Waiting to undergo breast reconstruction is completely okay and understandable. However, there are many benefits of scheduling the procedure during your breast surgery. No woman has to live with indentations and scarring on their breasts after their mastectomy or lumpectomy. Plus, the majority of breast cancer survivors are great candidates for breast reconstruction surgery, which is typically covered by health insurance. Breast reconstruction is a wonderful procedure that can restore confidence and improve quality of life for many women, and Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery is here to help determine a surgery plan that makes you feel comfortable, supported, and in control. Learn more about the benefits of breast reconstruction and your surgery options today.

Learn more: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/breast-cancer/7-things-you-might-not-know-about-delayed-breast-reconstruction

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