Ensuring your Safety During the DIEP Procedure

Ensuring your Safety During the DIEP Procedure

Q: I have a procedure question for the doctor. How does he ensure the belly incision won’t come open?   And what is the normal recovery time for the DIEP procedure? A: Regarding your abdominal incision, we will be closing it in layers and take every possible...
Q&A: Ask the Doctor

Q&A: Ask the Doctor

Q: How long after chemo, surgery and radiation does one have to wait to get DIEP flap reconstruction?   A: We would ask for clearance from your oncologist regarding chemotherapy, but typically, we ask that patients wait at least 4-6 weeks following completion of...
Health Insurance for a Healthier You

Health Insurance for a Healthier You

While getting into shape is essential for your wellbeing, it can often be expensive. But, did you know that you could already have access to an affordable way to meet your fitness goals effectively? Many insurance companies offer policies that include health...
4 Methods of Natural Breast Reconstruction

4 Methods of Natural Breast Reconstruction

For many women, a breast cancer diagnosis means a transformation, since both full and partial mastectomies are common as a way to rid the body of malignant tissues. These surgeries can leave a woman feeling uncertain or insecure about the changes. Fortunately, there...