Category: Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover


Pros, Cons of Free Nipple Grafts in Mommy Makeovers

Plastic surgeon Thomas A. Pane, MD, explains that while free nipple grafts are rarely needed in mommy makeovers for large-breasted patients, they may be necessary if the supporting tissue is too large, with drawbacks like loss of sensation and inability to breastfeed.



En Bloc Capsulectomy Only Needed for Cancer, Says BSCC

The Breast Surgery Collaborative Community (BSCC) states that an en bloc capsulectomy is only necessary for confirmed or suspected breast implant-associated cancer after thorough evaluation, emphasizing informed consent, evidence-based care, and the need for continued monitoring, while warning against unnecessary procedures driven by patient fears.