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This photo gallery is intended for patients who are thinking about or are going through breast reconstruction surgery. Please refer to the images below to learn more about incisions, donor sites and potential outcomes. Please note, these images are examples; recovery and results may vary. Speak to your surgeon if you have any other questions.

DIEP Breast Reconstruction Surgery

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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

43-year-old African Canadian patient that underwent left delayed breast reconstruction using DIEP flap; right breast balancing lift/reduction nipple reconstruction and areolar tattoo; followed by right abdominal dog ear excision, left breast lipofilling.


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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

A 59-year-old Caucasian patient who underwent right delayed breast reconstruction using a DIEP flap.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

42-year-old South East Asian patient who underwent bilateral skin-sparing mastectomy with immediate DIEP breast reconstruction.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

A 62-year-old Caucasian patient who underwent bilateral skin-sparing mastectomies with immediate DIEP breast reconstruction.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

45-year-old self-identified as a Pacific Islander patient who underwent nipple-sparing mastectomies with immediate DIEP breast reconstruction.


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Surgery Type: DIEP

A 51-year-old Caucasian patient who underwent previous bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies with immediate breast reconstruction direct to implant with Allomax 2014; followed by textured implant removal and bilateral breast reconstruction with DIEP flap 2020; followed by breast revision with fat necrosis removal and lipofilling for contouring 2021.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

47-year-old Southeast Asian patient who underwent bilateral skin-sparing mastectomies with immediate DIEP flap.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

46-year-old African Canadian patient who underwent bilateral mastectomies with immediate DIEP breast reconstruction.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

47-year-old Southeast Asian patient who underwent skin-sparing mastectomies with immediate DIEP flap. The breast has hypertrophic scarring as the patient experienced some challenges with healing after surgery.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

57-year-old Middle Eastern patient who underwent left skin-sparing mastectomy with immediate DIEP flap.


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Surgery Type: Immediate DIEP

A 59-year-old Caucasian patient who underwent bilateral skin-sparing mastectomies with immediate DIEP flap.


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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

A 72-year-old Caucasian patient underwent right delayed DIEP breast reconstruction; followed by left balancing reduction; with Nipple Areolar Complex reconstruction.


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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

A 70-year-old Caucasian patient underwent left delayed breast reconstruction using DIEP flap; followed by right breast balancing reduction and nipple reconstruction using CV flaps.


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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

43-year-old African Canadian patient who underwent a left delayed breast reconstruction with DIEP flap; followed by right breast balancing reduction; nipple reconstruction; awaiting areolar tattoo.


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Surgery Type: Delayed DIEP

A 48-year-old Caucasian patient underwent left delayed breast reconstruction using DIEP flap with nipple reconstruction and an areola tattoo.

Latissimus Dorsi Flap with Implant Surgery

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Surgery Type: Latissimus Dorsi Flap with Implant

The 41-year-old Caucasian patient underwent a bilateral delayed latissimus Dorsi flap with a tissue expander followed by implant exchange.

Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery Surgery

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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

53-year-old African Canadian patient underwent right skin-sparing mastectomy with immediate TE insertion; then followed by exchange to permanent implant and left breast balancing mastopexy (previous right breast lumpectomy).


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

62-year-old Asian patient who underwent left skin-sparing mastectomy with immediate tissue expander insertion, followed by exchange surgery for an implant.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 46-year-old Southeast patient underwent delayed breast reconstruction using a tissue expander; followed by the exchange to implants.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 38-year-old Caucasian patient underwent nipple-sparing mastectomies with immediate tissue expander insertion; followed by the exchange to implant.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 32-year-old Caucasian patient underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies with immediate tissue expander insertion; followed by implant exchange surgery.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 37-year-old Caucasian patient underwent bilateral skin-sparing mastectomy with skin-reducing scars and immediate tissue expanders; followed by exchange to implants.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

46-year-old African Canadian patient who underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomy using IMF incision with immediate breast reconstruction using tissue expander; followed by implant exchange.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

34-year-old Asian patient who underwent a left nipple-sparing mastectomy with immediate direct to implant with Allomax


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 58-year-old Caucasian patient underwent a left skin-sparing mastectomy with an immediate direct to implant.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 32-year-old Caucasian patient underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomy and bilateral immediate direct to implant in the pre-pectoral plane.


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Surgery Type: Tissue Expander or Implant Surgery

A 27-year-old Caucasian patient underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies with immediate direct to implant with allomax followed by radiation to the right breast.​

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