Are you looking for nipple sparing mastectomy? If you are diagnosed with breast cancer or have the family history of breast cancer or the breast cancer gene also known as BRCA, you may be a candidate for breast reconstruction nipple sparing mastectomy. We offer Nipple Sparing, areolar sparing, and Skin Sparing Mastectomy reconstruction for Marietta & Atlanta women who qualify. Most women who have had a mastectomy can have reconstruction.
Am I a Candidate?
We believe that every woman has a right to breast reconstruction. There is a federal law that mandate insurance companies to cover breast reconstruction after mastectomy. There is no age limitation for breast reconstruction and there are multiple reconstructive options available. There is no single procedure that is best for everyone; the best option will become clear after detailed discussion with Dr Okoro. He has tremendous experience with all the options of breast reconstruction including nipple sparing mastectomy.
How Do I Get Started?
To determine if you are a good candidate for nipple sparing mastectomy and breast reconstruction, Dr. Okoro will review your health history and perform an examination during your consultation. He will also take preoperative photos during your visit.
During the consultation, Dr. Okoro will understand your goals and desires and he will review all available techniques for breast reconstruction. Breast reconstruction is usually performed under general anesthesia and can be either inpatient or outpatient surgery, depending on the procedure.
If you would like to schedule a confidential consultation for breast reconstruction at our plastic surgery practice please call us