Breast reconstruction is the process of making a new breast after a woman has had her breast(s) removed due to breast cancer. Here we provide information to assist you in making choices related to breast reconstruction following mastectomy.
Our goal is to give you understandable, up-to-date facts about reconstructive options. We hope this information answers many of your questions, lets you know what to expect, and helps you make a decision that you feel good about.
Ways to Use This Site
The Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study (MBROS) Consumer's Guide can be used in a variety of ways. If you are planning to consult your health care provider about breast reconstruction, we recommend that you spend some time reviewing this information before your provider visit. The basic knowledge included in this guide will help you partner with your surgeon to choose treatment options which are right for you. Following your consultation, the website may assist in clarifying issues raised during your visit.
Remember - you and your surgeon are a team, working together to make treatment decisions which fit your values, priorities and lifestyle.
List of Physicians Who Perform Breast Reconstruction
For details about education, experience, and specialty in this clinical area, please visit these physician profile pages: