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Breast reconstruction can bring many women who have faced mastectomies closer to a natural breast shape. Sometimes, additional surgeries after reconstruction can help balance a natural and reconstructed breast to make them as symmetrical as possible.
Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to enlarge or change the shape of a women’s breast. It is one of the most common procedures and typically achieves positive results.
There are many reasons a woman may be interested in a breast lift. Some survivors of breast cancer may be optimizing their breast reconstruction
Breast reconstruction is the process of making a new breast after a woman has had her breast removed due to breast cancer. At U-M, we recognize the real importance this procedure can have for a breast cancer patient.
Women with very large breasts may experience back or shoulder pain, grooves on their shoulders from bra straps, difficulty exercising, and stress around clothing options. With breast reduction surgery, or mammoplasty, a patient may find relief of these physical and emotional symptoms.
A buttock/thigh lift, also known as a thighplasty, lifts and tightens loose skin, improving the contour of the thigh and buttock area.
Chin surgery, or genioplasty, is more commonly known as chin repositioning.
Millions of people from all walks of life choose to undergo some type of cosmetic procedure during their lifetime. Whatever your needs may be, we will help you to achieve your goals.
Some reconstruction options are “flap” procedures, during which your own tissue, taken from a different area of your body, is used to recreate the breast. Using your tissue instead of implants typically makes for more natural results and avoids unique complications associated with breast implants.
The University of Michigan is a nationally recognized leader in reconstructive surgery. Our team of board-certified plastic surgeons and medical specialists guide patients through every step of the otoplasty process to ensure the best results possible.
Endoscopic surgery, or endoscopy, is one of the newest plastic surgery techniques. It allows surgeons to operate with fewer conspicuous incisions, reducing obvious scars, and can result in shorter recovery time.
The University of Michigan is a nationally recognized leader in reconstructive surgery. Our team of board-certified plastic surgeons and medical specialists guides patients through every step of the blepharoplasty process to ensure the best results possible.
A face lift, or rhytidectomy, surgically removes wrinkles, sagging skin, or fatty deposits on the face and neck for a more youthful appearance.
Facial implants are sculpted pieces of silicone or other substances that are placed in the chin, cheeks or jaw to enhance the contours of the face.
Facial reconstructive surgery is a good option for patients who have had a skin cancer removed.
All types of breast reconstruction can be done either at the same time the cancerous breast is removed or later--even years later. Your doctor may suggest that one option is better for you, depending on your body and your health.
The process of breast reconstruction using implants may involve one or two stages, often depending on the individual patient's breast size.