A Guide To TUG Flap Construction

A Guide To TUG Flap Construction If you are considering breast reconstruction surgery, you may be familiar with TUG flap reconstruction. TUG is an alternative to the most common types of surgery offered.  This guide from The McIndoe Centre will tell you everything you need to know and answer some all-important questions. What is a…

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DIEP Flap Surgery: What To Expect

A woman smiling with her family after choosing to have DIEP flap surgery

DIEP Flap Surgery: What To Expect For women who have gone through breast cancer and treatment, breast reconstruction surgery can be an option There are several different methods of breast reconstruction that can depend on a number of factors, such as personal preference, the surgery you’ve had, and the size and shape of breasts. One…

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What Is Breast Reconstruction Surgery? 

Choosing to have breast reconstruction surgery can feel like a turning point in your cancer journey

What Is Breast Reconstruction Surgery? If you’ve been through breast cancer and cancer treatment, you’ll know that it can have a huge impact on your physical, mental and emotional health.   Many women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer require a mastectomy. Breast reconstructive surgery aims to rebuild your breast or breasts after a mastectomy…

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Breast asymmetry and tuberous breast correction explained

By Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Elena Prousskaia Elena not only performs all aspects of general plastic surgery, but has a special interest in breast cancer reconstruction and congenital breast anomalies. In this article, Elena will discuss the nuances of breast asymmetry and a condition called tuberous breasts.  Emotional and physical effects There is huge public…

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