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What Is Diep Flap?

What Is Diep Flap?

  Diep flap is a type of breast reconstruction that is offered to breast cancer survivors and breast cancer patients who have had to undergo a mastectomy or a double mastectomy.  The process is relatively new and has replaced a procedure called TRAM flap.  Diep Flap stands for Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator.  Here are […]

When Should You See A Breast Reconstruction Surgeon?

When Should You See A Breast Reconstruction Surgeon?

  When it comes to breast reconstruction after mastectomy, timing is very important. While many people advocate and encourage immediate reconstruction – reconstruction at the same time as the mastectomy surgery – it is not always feasible and advisable. One major determinant of the timing of reconstructive breast surgery is the stage of the breast […]

Options on Breast Reconstruction

Options on Breast Reconstruction

Mastectomy, or the removal of the breast, is usually done on women who have either been diagnosed with breast cancer, or are noted to have high risk of developing it in the future. According a recent study that looked into the psychological problems that ensue following a mastectomy secondary to breast cancer, the breast is […]

Dr. Habash as a Plastic Surgeon from His Patients

Dr. Habash as a Plastic Surgeon from His Patients

  All doctors at Breast Reconstruction Associates have one goal and that is to offer a woman with breast cancer state of the art breast reconstruction through a team approach of compassionate and individualized care. That is one of the reasons why their patients highly recommend them. One of the doctors that is highly recommended […]