Skip to content

Breast Cancer Health Center

Select An Article

Breast Cancer: Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Font Size

Choosing Breast Reconstruction Surgery

After mastectomy, doctors can sculpt a new breast. The choice to get breast reconstruction surgery is the patient’s personal choice. Read about the decision.

Choosing Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Recommended Related to Breast Cancer

New Mammogram Screening Guidelines FAQ

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is recommending sweeping changes in its breast cancer screening guidelines. The USPSTF, which is a group of independent health experts convened by the Department of Health and Human Services, reviewed and commissioned research to develop computer-simulated models comparing the expected outcomes under different screening scenarios. Here are the USPSTF's recommendations, based on all that work: Routine screening of average-risk women should begin...

Read the New Mammogram Screening Guidelines FAQ article > >

Breast Reconstructive Surgery

This article explains the techniques doctors use in breast reconstructive surgery.

Breast Reconstructive Surgery

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Sujana Movva, MD on October 29, 2014
Next Article:

Today on WebMD

Breast Cancer Overview
From self-exams and biopsies to reconstruction, we’ve got you covered.
Dealing with breast cancer
Get answers to your questions.
woman having mammogram
Experts don’t agree on all fronts, but you can be your own advocate.
woman undergoing breast cancer test
Many women worry. But the truth? Most abnormalities aren’t breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Treatments Improving
Resolved To Quit Smoking
Woman getting mammogram
Screening Tests for Women
ovarian cancer overview slideshow
serious woman
what is your cancer risk
10 Ways to Revitalize Slideshow