Breast Reconstruction Articles


Patient Controlled Breast Reconstruction Now Offered at PRMA Plastic Surgery

by Courtney Floyd on October 16, 2017 @ 2:11pm

A new option for women choosing tissue expander to implant breast reconstruction is now offered at PRMA.

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​Will You Need At Home Support after Breast Reconstruction Surgery?

by Courtney Floyd on October 04, 2017 @ 8:33am

After breast reconstruction surgery, it is important to have at-home support in place. Even though you may feel capable of handling everything on your own, remember you have just had major surgery. Taking time to heal, especially in the first couple of weeks following surgery, is essential to a smooth recovery.

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​Implant Breast Reconstruction Recovery: A Six Week Guide

by Courtney Floyd on September 25, 2017 @ 10:14am

Whether you are undergoing Direct to Implant breast reconstruction or replacing tissue expanders for implants, here is a six week break down of what to expect during recovery.

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​Partial Breast Reconstruction Following Breast Conservation Therapy

by Courtney Floyd on September 19, 2017 @ 1:42pm

A ​recent study published in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery concluded patients undergoing breast conservation therapy have an unmet demand for partial breast reconstruction knowledge.

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​Types of Tissue Expander and Implants Used in Breast Reconstruction

by Dr. Minas Chrysopoulo on September 12, 2017 @ 10:07am

Here is an overview of the types of tissue expanders and implants used in breast reconstruction today.

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