In the release, Dr. Bauer discusses the profound effect asymmetry, congenital defects or other injuries to the breast can have on a woman and how important it is that she know her options for reconstruction.
Options for Atlanta breast reconstruction at the Swan Center are:
- Spacers- This is a temporary insert that helps stretch the skin and keep the cavity open for later reconstructive methods.
- Implants- Implants can be placed as a permanent solution to spacers. Saline and silicone are options for implants.
- Flaps- DIEP flap and TRAM flap methods are advanced techniques relocating abdominal tissue.
When looking for a plastic surgeon, Atlanta residents like yourself should visit The Swan Center at www.swancenteratlanta.com or call (770) 667-0904 for a consultation with Dr. Bauer.