The latest surgical technique in breast cancer patients.
- With oncoplasty, the breast surgeon and plastic surgeon communicate and collaborate right from the start. They consider the extent of cancer surgery needed, the patient’s breast size and shape, and potential reconstruction techniques so the breasts will match. The result is an artful blend of plastic surgery and complete cancer removal.
- It aims to provide the most favorable cosmetic outcome with optimal control in the treatment of breast cancer.
Common Questions about Oncoplasty
Why do we offer Oncoplasty?
The surgeons want to give the patient the most pleasing cosmetic result after their breast cancer operation.
Who performs Oncoplasty?
Surgery can be performed by a general surgeon, breast surgeon, or plastic surgeon.
Any woman of any breast size who desires breast conservation.
Using either Lumpectomy or Oncoplasty, a large piece of tissue can be removed and the defect repaired. This can mean anything from placing an incision in the breast where it will 'blend in' and the scar will be less visible to completely reconstructing the breast.