Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy

Bloomfield Hills, MI – If you are a breast cancer survivor, you’ve already been through so much, and having to feel self-conscious about your body is not something you should have to worry about. While breast cancer treatment has advanced tremendously, and in many cases mastectomy is no longer needed, there are still many women… Read More »

Does Insurance Cover Breast Reconstruction for Cancer Patients?

Many breast cancer patients are not aware that breast reconstruction is a viable option–both financially and physically–after a mastectomy. Since 1998, the Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act (WHCRA) has helped women with breast cancer who wish to have breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy. The WHCRA mandates that insurance companies that offer mastectomy coverage… Read More »

Breast Reconstruction Info

Michigan plastic surgeon Dr. M. Azhar Ali has just released a whitepaper on breast reconstruction. October is breast cancer awareness month, and many women are not aware of their options for post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. Today is the first BRA (Breast Reconstruction Awareness) Day USA, and in support Dr. Ali has put together this white paper… Read More »