If you have lost a breast due to a mastectomy or lumpectomy and you are considering breast reconstruction surgery in New Jersey, our plastic surgeon can help you restore your natural curves using a variety of advanced breast reconstruction techniques. We understand that losing a breast can have traumatic effects on a woman’s self-image and, consequently, her self-confidence. With this procedure, our doctor hopes to improve your overall self-esteem.
The Breast Reconstruction Procedure
Breast reconstruction is an involved process that takes a number of months to fully complete. The first breast reconstruction surgery is usually the longest and most complex, and a number of follow-ups are then necessary as the breast is reconstructed.
Though this is a long process, the results are often well worth the wait. After a breast reconstruction procedure at our New Jersey practice, you will have the figure and breast contour you were hoping to receive. Additionally, our supportive staff and comfortable accommodations will ensure that your breast reconstruction procedure is as effortless and anxiety-free as possible.
I had my first augmentation 2 yrs ago and absolutely loved the result and my overall experience with both Dr Godek and his staff. In March of 2016 I was Dx. With Breast cancer and had both my breasts removed at the age of 48 in April, but not before consulting with a great Surgen and Dr. Godek whom I think is the best plastic surgeon around, in July I had my first reconstruction surgery and Dec 19th my second….. I can not thank Dr. Godek and his staff enough for giving me back the confidence I thought I had lost to cancer…. I’m cancer free and have beautiful boobs again…. love you guys�
December 28, 2016
Methods of Breast Reconstruction
Breast reconstruction procedures can involve a variety of methods, including:
Using tissue from the patient’s own body
A section of fat, muscle, and skin can be taken from another part of the patient’s body (back, buttocks, or lower abdomen) to replace the missing breast. It will then be formed into a breast shape, providing a natural-looking and satisfactory replacement.
Using breast implants
Breast implants can also be used to replace the missing breast, with skin being used from other areas of your body.
At your consultation, our doctor will explain the various methods of breast reconstruction that will work with your cancer treatment. He will work with you to determine which technique will best suit your needs.
Contact our Practice
If you would like more information about breast reconstruction and the options you should consider, contact the Personal Enhancement Center. We look forward to hearing from you.