Breast Reconstruction after Mastectomy - Breast Reconstruction Specialist Radio Interview PRMA Plastic Surgery
Breast Reconstruction after Mastectomy – Breast Reconstruction Specialist Radio Interview

Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What are the cutting edge breast reconstruction options currently available? It was an absolute pleasure to talk to DeLeon and Travis on “DeLeon Dialogue” last night. Breast cancer survivor DeLeon and cervical cancer survivor Travis talk frankly with their guests about quality of life as cancer survivors in remission. They discuss […]

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Leslie Mouton’s Breast Reconstruction Diary

Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What’s it like to have breast reconstruction?  PRMA Plastic Surgery would like to thank Mrs. Leslie Mouton, local news anchor for KSAT12 News in San Antonio, for documenting her experiences with breast cancer reconstruction. We hope that patients are able to gain first hand knowledge from Mrs. Mouton’s experience and […]

Cosmetic Surgery-Breast Procedures PRMA Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery-Breast Procedures

July 07, 2020 Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What are the different cosmetic surgery options offered at PRMA Plastic Surgery?  Our experienced surgeons offer breast augmentation (enhancement) with breast implants, breast lift (mastopexy), and breast reduction procedures. These procedures help create an aesthetically pleasing look for women who are self-conscious about their breast shape or […]

Liposuction, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) & Body Lift at PRMA Plastic Surgery
Liposuction, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) & Body Lift

July 07, 2020 Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What are cosmetic surgery options to improved body contour?  Patients seeking an improvement in body contour are usually candidates for either liposuction, a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), a body lift, or some combination of these procedures. Our experienced plastic surgeons help patients determine which treatment option will give […]

Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction With Perforator Flaps - PRMA Plastic Surgery
Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction With Perforator Flaps

July 07, 2020 Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What are perforator flaps? How are they used in breast reconstruction? Microsurgical breast reconstruction using perforator flaps represents the state of the art in reconstructive breast surgery after mastectomy. The tissue removed by the mastectomy is replaced with the patient’s own living tissue to recreate a “natural”, […]

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Reconstructive Breast Surgery – Part II – Muscle Flaps

Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What breast reconstruction options use muscle?  Women interested in breast reconstruction after mastectomy have several reconstruction options to choose from. In Part I of this series we discussed tissue expanders, breast implants and Alloderm. Though implant reconstruction remains the most common method of breast reconstruction in the US, many women […]

Reconstructive Breast Surgery - Part I - Tissue Expanders, Breast Implants and Alloderm prma plastic surgery
Reconstructive Breast Surgery – Part I – Tissue Expanders, Breast Implants and Alloderm

Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin What breast reconstruction options use implants? This post is the first of a 3-part series on reconstructive breast surgery discussing the reconstructive options available to women facing mastectomy for breast cancer. Every woman has a right to breast reconstruction. This has now actually become a federal mandate and insurance companies […]

Breast Cancer Recurrence Not Influenced By Method Of Breast Reconstruction prma plastic surgery
Breast Cancer Recurrence Not Influenced By Method Of Breast Reconstruction

Share on Facebook Twitter Linkedin Does breast reconstruction increase the chance of breast cancer recurrence?  One of my out-of-state breast cancer patients called me today. She recently underwent bilateral mastectomies and immediate breast reconstruction with DIEP flaps. She recovered very well from the surgery but unfortunately her final pathology results showed that she would likely […]