Breast Reconstruction


Reclaim Your Body: Breast Reconstruction Post-Mastectomy

At Iorio Plastic Surgery & Medspa, led by plastic surgeon Louis Iorio in Colts Neck and Brick, New Jersey, we specialize in compassionate, high-quality breast and nipple reconstruction post-mastectomy. Our advanced techniques, including fat redistribution and breast implants, ensure natural-looking results. During your consultation, Dr. Iorio will discuss personalized reconstruction options.

What Is Breast Reconstruction?

Breast reconstruction is a transformative surgical procedure aimed at restoring the natural appearance and feel of the breasts following a mastectomy or lumpectomy. Dr. Louis Iorio, with his expertise in plastic surgery, offers a comprehensive range of techniques tailored to each patient’s unique needs and desires. These techniques include fat redistribution and breast implants, all designed to achieve natural-looking and aesthetically pleasing results.

How Does Breast Reconstruction Work?

Breast reconstruction is a surgical process that restores breasts after a mastectomy or lumpectomy. It utilizes techniques like implants or tissue flaps from other body areas. Timing can be immediate or delayed, with surgeries focusing on one or both breasts to achieve symmetry. The decision to undergo reconstruction is highly personal.

Benefits of Breast Reconstruction

Restored Confidence

Reclaim a sense of femininity and confidence in your appearance, knowing that your breasts have been beautifully reconstructed.

Natural Look and Feel

Achieve breasts that not only appear but also feel natural, enhancing overall well-being and self-assurance.

Psychological Support

Overcome the emotional impact of mastectomy with restored body symmetry, fostering emotional well-being and resilience.

Improved Body Image

Enhance body image and self-esteem, leading to a more positive outlook on life and an improved quality of life.

Personalized Care

Receive individualized treatment plans tailored to your unique needs and preferences, ensuring comprehensive and compassionate care throughout your journey.

Procedure Timeline for Breast Reconstruction

Why Choose Us for Breast Reconstruction?

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the best time to consider breast reconstruction?

Breast reconstruction can be performed either immediately after mastectomy or at a later stage, depending on individual circumstances and treatment preferences.

Techniques may include using the patient’s own tissue (autologous reconstruction) or breast implants, or a combination of both.

Recovery time varies depending on the type of reconstruction performed, ranging from approximately 3 to 10 weeks.

Yes! Nipple and areola reconstruction can be performed as part of the breast reconstruction process to achieve symmetry and a natural appearance.

During the consultation, Dr. Iorio will conduct a thorough evaluation, discuss your goals and concerns, and outline the appropriate reconstruction options tailored to your needs.