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What Exactly to Look for in Breast Lift Results

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | October 27, 2020 | Category: breast reconstruction | Tags: , , , ,

Changing breast form and shape is a natural, albeit frustrating part of aging. Whether it is due to pregnancy, breastfeeding, hormones, or gravity, women may find that their breasts are no longer as perky or […]

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Surgery for Benign Breast Disease Does Not Impair Future Breastfeeding Capability

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | October 20, 2020 | Category: breast reconstruction | Tags: , , ,

Benign breast disease is incredibly frequent in women across the country. In fact, in the United States, nearly one million women are diagnosed with a benign breast condition each year, and approximately one in two […]

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7 Things You Might Not Know About Delayed Breast Reconstruction

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | October 13, 2020 | Category: breast reconstruction | Tags: , , ,

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. […]

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What Are My Breast Plastic Surgery Options?


Choosing to undergo breast surgery is a big decision. Deciding on the type of procedure that makes the most sense for your specific needs can be overwhelming. At Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery, our […]

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How Doctors Are Prioritizing Care During the Coronavirus Crisis


As the COVID-19 statistics become increasingly grim, more hospitals and healthcare systems are postponing nonessential surgeries. While surgeries like breast augmentation and rhinoplasty can wait, many are wondering whether procedures such as reconstructing a breast […]

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New Method of Breast Reconstruction

New Method of Breast Reconstruction May Reduce Pain for Some Cancer Survivors


Plastic surgeons are studying a new approach to breast reconstruction in which they place implants on top of rather than under the pectoral muscles. This places the implants just underneath the skin where breast tissue […]

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Breast Reconstruction Studies Examine ADM, TRAM and DIEP Flap

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | February 12, 2018 | Category: breast reconstruction | Tags: , , , ,

The most commonly used technique for breast reconstruction is tissue expander with implant. A recent study conducted by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of South Florida investigated the use of […]

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