Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction: Before & After Photos

Patient 1

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Real Patient #1522 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

45 year old woman who had delayed breast reconstruction with Stage I tissue expander placement and Stage II exchange for permanent silicone implants. Photos at 4 months from Stage II

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 2

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci
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Real Patient #1186 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

57 year old woman who had left breast cancer and bilateral nipple sparing mastectomies through an inframammary fold approach. Stage I tissue pre-pectoral tissue expanders and Stage II tissue expander to implant exchange with fat grafting. Photos at 6 months from Stage I and 10 weeks from Stage II.

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 3

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Real Patient #1209 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher

Before and after #nipplesparingmastectomy and staged, implant-based #breastreconstruction with tissue expanders and AlloDerm followed by device exchange to 415 mL smooth, round full profile silicone gel implants. #plasticsurgerynorthwest #breastreconstruction #implantbreastreconstruction #breastcancer #breastcancerjourney #breastcancersurvior

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 4

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Real Patient #1241 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

46 year old woman with breast cancer, who had two staged reconstruction with tissue expanders and permanent silicone implants. Photos at 4 months after Stage II.

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 5

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Tissue Expanders by Dr. Williams
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Real Patient #1251 - Tissue Expanders by Dr. Williams

36 year old with Implant based reconstruction following radiation treatment with use of tissue expanders

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 6

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci
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Real Patient #583 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 48 year old with left breast cancer

Operation: Stage I left mastectomy and pre-pectoral tissue expander with acellular dermal matrix; Stage II tissue expander to silicone implant exchange and right mastopexy

Photos: 7 months from Stage II

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 7

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Real Patient #584 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 38 years old, history of right breast cancer, bilateral mastectomy, bilateral implant reconstruction and right radiation.
Operation: Stage I right latissimus muscle/skin flap and tissue expander. Stage II right tissue expander to implant, left implant up-size
Photos: 2 years

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 8

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler
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Real Patient #22767575 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD
SURGERY: Left placement of tissue expanders following left nipple sparing mastectomy and left placement of AlloDerm for soft tissue reinforcement of breast. 3 months later followed by left tissue expander removal and replacement with silicone implant to match right breast
DIAGNOSIS: Left breast cancer, left axillary deformity

Patient Age: 66

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 9

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Real Patient #585 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 37 year old with history of left breast cancer treated with lumpectomy and radiation. Now with recurrent left breast cancer.

Operation: Stage I left mastectomy, latissimus muscle/skin flap, and tissue expander. Stage II left tissue expander to implant and right breast augmentation for symmetry.

Photos: 2 months

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 10

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Real Patient #724 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 11

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Real Patient #586 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 40 years old, bilateral mastectomies for breast cancer
Operation: Stage I pre-pectoral tissue expanders and acellular dermal matrix; Stage II tissue expander to implant exchange (400cc silicone)
Photos: 2 months after Stage II

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 12

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler
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Real Patient #22745858 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD
SURGERY: Bilateral breast reconstruction using DIEP flaps with abdominal mesh placement for reinforcement of abdominal wall, followed by revisions and fat grafting from flank to breasts, followed by nipple reconstruction and areola tattooing
DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Patient Age: 58

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 13

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Real Patient #587 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 29 years old, history of bilateral mastectomy and left sided radiation

Operation: Stage I right subpectoral tissue expander and left latissimus muscle/skin flap with tissue expander; Stage II bilateral tissue expander to silicone implant exchange

Photos: 10 months

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 14

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Real Patient #589 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Pannucci

Patient: 51 year old with breast cancer desiring bilateral mastectomy

Operation: Stage I bilateral pre-pectoral tissue expander with acellular dermal matrix; Stage II bilateral tissue expander to silicone implant exchange

Photos: 6 months after Stage II

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 15

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Real Patient #22764843 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD
SURGERY: Bilateral placement of tissue expanders following bilateral nipple taking mastectomy and bilateral placement of AlloDerm for soft tissue reinforcement of breast. 3 months later followed by bilateral tissue expander removal and replacement with silicone implants
DIAGNOSIS: Right breast cancer, Bilateral axillary defects

Patient Age: 50

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 16

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Real Patient #723 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher

Bilateral delayed Breast Reconstruction with Tissue Expanders and Latissimus Flap followed by placement of permanent implants 3 months later.

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 17

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Real Patient #1342 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

SURGERY: Bilateral placement of tissue expanders following bilateral nipple taking mastectomy and bilateral placement of AlloDerm for soft tissue reinforcement of breast. 3 months later followed by bilateral tissue expander removal and replacement with silicone implants
DIAGNOSIS: Breast cancer

Patient Age: 56

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 18

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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher
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Real Patient #722 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Fletcher

Bilateral breast reconstruction with Tissue Expanders followed by exchange to permanent implants 3 months later. Completed with nipple reconstruction 3 months later.

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 19

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Real Patient #609 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD
SURGERY: Bilateral Breast Reconstruction using Tissue Expanders

DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Bilateral implant based breast reconstruction following simple mastectomies. Reconstruction was done in 4 stages with procedures done approximately 3 months apart. Initial placement of tissue expanders followed by breast revisions and placement of permanent implants, followed by nipple reconstruction and the final stage of nipple tattooing.

Patient Age: 70

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 20

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Real Patient #608 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD

SURGERY: Bilateral Nipple Sparing Mastectomies with immediate Breast Reconstruction using Tissue Expanders

DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 21

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Real Patient #607 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD

SURGERY: Breast Reconstruction using Tissue Expanders

DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Bilateral implant based breast reconstruction using done in 4 stages with approximately 3 months in between each procedure. Initial placement of tissue expanders followed by breast revisions and placement of permanent implants, followed by nipple reconstruction and additional revisions with fat grafting, followed with the final step of 3D nipple tattooing.

Patient Age: 41

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 22

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Real Patient #606 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD

SURGERY: Breast Reconstruction using tissue expanders

DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Bilateral implant based breast reconstruction following bilateral simple mastectomies. 4 stages of reconstruction staged approximately 3 months in between each procedure. Tissue Expanders and Alloderm placement followed by bilateral breast revisions and placement of permanent silicone implants, followed by nipple reconstruction and additional revisions with fat grafting, followed by the final stage of nipple tattooing.

Patient Age: 50

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 23

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Real Patient #605 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD

SURGERY: Bilateral breast reconstruction using tissues expanders following prophylactic nipple sparing mastectomies

DIAGNOSIS: Strong family history of breast cancer

Bilateral breast reconstruction using tissues expanders following prophylactic nipple sparing mastectomies. Reconstruction was done in 2 stages: 1. Placement of tissue expanders and Alloderm, 2. Breast revisions and placement of permanent, silicone implants

Patient Age: 38

Individual results may vary.

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Patient 24

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Real Patient #604 - Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction by Dr. Wheeler

Chad K. Wheeler, MD

SURGERY: Bilateral Breast Reconstruction with Tissue Expanders and Alloderm

DIAGNOSIS: Breast Cancer

Patient Age: 57

Individual results may vary.

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