Breast Reconstruction

Following a medically necessary mastectomy, it is possible to restore the removed breast in an aesthetic and natural way through a breast reconstruction. The breast can be reconstructed using silicone implants or own tissue (from the back, belly or buttocks).

Surgery time3 to 5 hours
Narcosisgeneral anesthesia
Presentabilitydepends on localization and extent
Workablenessafter 3 to 4 weeks

The reconstruction of the nipple is also an important aspect of the overall concept. The planning for a breast reconstruction is very much directed towards the individual patient. In talks with the plastic surgeon the patients discuss their wishes and are informed about the appropriate surgical options.