What do mastopexy scars look like?

RESOURCES What do mastopexy scars look like? Dr Jackie Lewis explains the scars from a breast uplift (mastopexy) operation. ABOUT DR JACQUELINE LEWIS Based in London, Dr Lewis is a highly respected surgeon, with over 30 years experience in helping women feel good...

Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

RESOURCES ONCOPLASTIC BREAST SURGERY INTRODUCTION Oncoplastic surgery of the breast is an innovative approach to the treatment of breast cancer. The word ‘oncoplastic’ is derived from the Greek words ‘onco’ (tumour) and ‘plastic’ (to mould). The concept encompasses...

Breast Reconstruction

RESOURCES BREAST reconstruction INTRODUCTION Breast reconstruction after mastectomy is a very personal and completely individual choice. Each woman is unique. Her choice will depend on her cancer management plan, lifestyle, body build, personal circumstance, the...

Breast Cancer Surgery

RESOURCES BREAST CANCER SURGERY INTRODUCTION Surgery remains the mainstay of treatment for breast cancer despite recent and continuing advances in medical treatment. Breast cancer usually presents as a lump. Other less common ways that it can present are nipple...