Breast Reconstruction Conveniently located to serve San Ramon and San Francisco
Breast reconstruction may include correction of asymmetry from a birth defect, congenital condition, previous breast biopsies or surgery for breast cancer. Many options are available to women who require reconstruction from reconstruction at the time of their mastectomy to later procedures after they have completed their cancer therapies. These options include immediate permanent implants, tissue expanders and then implants and flaps using natural tissue such as the TRAM flap or latissimus dorsi flap. Consultation with Dr. Place can provide information of different options available, risks and recovery times.