Breast Reconstruction to regain your natural curves
Breast reconstruction involves using a variety of surgical techniques to restore the shape, appearance and size of the breast after a mastectomy. This procedure gives those who have lost breast tissue, due to cancer, an opportunity to regain their curves and feel whole again.
Your Breast Reconstruction consultation
During your breast lift consultation here at the Miami Center for Plastic Surgery, you’ll enjoy complimentary valet service and a well-appointed, spacious consultation room in a luxurious spa environment.
You will meet with Dr. Gabriel Salloum to discuss your beauty and wellness goals, as well as your medical history.
During the consultation Dr. Salloum will:
- Discuss your breast reconstruction options and set goals
- Evaluate your general health status and current activity level
- Examine your breasts and measure their size, shape, skin quality and placement of the nipples and areolas
- Answer any questions you may have
It is natural to feel some anxiety leading up to your breast reconstruction procedure, but we are here to help you through this process. Our goal is for you to feel comfortable and excited about this routine enhancement procedure and its lasting results!
Understanding the Breast Reconstruction procedure
On the day of your procedure, you will be properly sedated and then Dr. Salloum will insert a breast implant under the muscle using a flap technique or tissue expansion. Regardless of which method is chosen, the breast implant will be secured and look almost identical to the other breast.
While you may experience some swelling after your breast reconstruction procedure, once this subsides you will feel a new you emerge from the physical and emotional impact of a mastectomy!