Breast Reconstruction is a plastic surgery procedure in which the shape of the breast is rebuilt. During your consultation for Breast Reconstruction, either Dr. Brandon Reynolds or Dr.Marvin Spann will carefully examine your breasts and discuss your reconstruction options. Breast reconstruction surgery from our Lake Tahoe and Reno, Nevada-area plastic surgeon can help women restore the breasts after mastectomy with natural and beautiful results.5/5(79).
Breast reconstruction surgery (also known as reconstructive mammaplasty) helps to restore a normal and natural appearance after a mastectomy, double mastectomy, or trauma to the chest. Dr.Brand: Charles P. Virden, MD. Breast reconstruction, an integral part of breast cancer treatment, is frequently performed by plastic and reconstructive surgeons. In Reno, Nevada, Dr. Dahan has performed hundreds of unilateral and bilateral breast reconstruction surgeries. He offers several advanced breast reconstruction techniques for his patients.
The two basic types of breast reconstruction include a tissue expander with implants or autologous reconstruction using the patient’s natural tissue. During a mastectomy the nipple, areola, and some breast skin is removed, tightening and reducing the breast envelope. Breast reconstruction is an opportunity to move forward, and we can help make it the best experience possible for you. This procedure uses either your natural tissue, breast implants, or a combination of the two to help rebuild and restore one or both breasts after cancer treatment.5/5(659).