Dedicated to Your Care and Comfort
Choosing to undergo breast reconstruction is a highly personal decision. If you are looking for a breast reconstruction surgeon in New Orleans or Metairie, LA, Dr. Ravi Tandon and his team can guide you through your journey.
What Sets Us Apart from Other Plastic Surgeons
Advanced Surgical Options
After a mastectomy, breast reconstruction can rebuild the shape, size, and symmetry of the breasts. Dr. Tandon can perform reconstruction immediately after a mastectomy or at a later date. You can also choose between implant or natural tissue (flap) reconstruction. He uses the most cutting-edge techniques and also offers various cosmetic procedures such as nipple reconstruction to further enhance your results.
Providing exceptional care is paramount to our practice. Our warm, friendly staff is genuinely invested in the health and well-being of our patients, and we strive to make each experience as comfortable as possible. We are here to provide the support, guidance, and care you need–from the planning stage through recovery.
Whether you need reconstructive or cosmetic surgery, Dr. Tandon combines expertise, training, and a personalized approach to achieve natural-looking, long-lasting outcomes. He works closely with each woman to understand her unique concerns and ultimate goals to develop a highly personalized treatment plan.
Choose Experience & Cutting-Edge Techniques
If you want to restore your appearance and figure through plastic surgery, Dr. Tandon can help. As a reconstructive and cosmetic surgeon, he can perform a wide range of breast, facial, and body contouring procedures.
Dr. Tandon combines a unique, highly aesthetic approach with his extensive training in DIEP flap and the latest reconstructive procedures to create natural-looking, lasting results for patients from New Orleans, LA, and throughout the country.
He is also a member of various plastic surgery organizations, including:
- American Society of Plastic Surgery
- American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
- Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons
To schedule your plastic surgery consultation with Dr. Tandon, request an appointment online or call our Metairie practice:
"Dr. Tandon Was Amazing" Reviews from Our Patients
I met with Dr. Tandon 4 days post a chemo treatment to discuss breast reconstruction options. I was not looking my best (bald, glass, bags under my eyes, and sweatpants) so I walked in feeling self conscious. Dr. Tandon was amazing. He took his time explaining everything and what he thought was best options for me. He made me feel confident and beautiful on a day I felt the worst. I cannot wait to see my results in a few months!View On Google
When you are diagnosed with breast cancer, you have a lot of decisions to make. Lumpectomy? Mastectomy? Reconstruction? Immediate or delayed? Implants? Silicone or Saline? Using my own tissue? It can be very overwhelming! Dr. Tandon is patient, compassionate, knowledgeable and most importantly, extremely skilled in performing a variety of reconstruction procedures...View On Google
Meet Our Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Ravi Tandon
After graduating Summa Cum Laude from the University of Oklahoma, Dr. Ravi Tandon received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University. Following his general surgery residency, he completed a reconstructive microsurgery fellowship at the prestigious NYU Medical Center. Throughout his education and specialty training, Dr. Tandon was consistently at the top of his class and earned numerous awards for his contributions to the field of plastic surgery.
Dr. Tandon has dedicated his practice primarily to breast reconstruction, with a strong focus on natural reconstructive techniques. He will work hand in hand with your breast surgeon for the most streamlined care.
Professional Memberships & Affiliations
With each patient, we aim to combine compassionate care with the latest techniques and surgical expertise. We understand the difficulties our patients are going through, both physically and mentally, and have made it our primary goal to help put our patients' minds at ease. We want to help them find hope and healing through this process. Dr. Ravi Tandon
Committed to Helping Breast Cancer Patients Get the Care They Deserve
Although Dr. Tandon has trained in all areas of plastic surgery, he is particularly interested in helping women who are preparing for, have recently completed, or have long since completed a mastectomy.
He understands how dramatically cancer and mastectomy can change a woman's body and life, so he wants to provide the most compassionate and comfortable care possible. Among their patients, Dr. Tandon and his team in New Orleans are known for being extremely professional, friendly, and patient-focused.
Dr. Tandon is fully committed to making advanced breast reconstruction procedures easily accessible. He was recently personally involved in the passing of a state law that requires hospitals to fully inform breast cancer patients about their surgery options. Because of his outstanding commitment to the well-being of women, Dr. Tandon has also been featured in Louisiana Health & Fitness Magazine.
"Dr. Tandon Never Let Me Doubt
That I Could Make It Through"
Dr. Tandon's skill rebuilt my body after my cancer surgery, but his caring and compassionate (and humorous) attitude kept my outlook on life on track. I have never been a negative person, but cancer can make you question so much. Dr. Tandon never let me doubt that i could make it through. I would recommend him to everyone who is facing my situation, or who wants a physician who really cares about the total you. Thank you, Dr. Tandon, for everything!
A frightening diagnosis of Breast Cancer was my first visit with Dr. Tandon. His consult was extremely thorough, unhurried and his compassion - obvious. Little did I know, at that first visit, that I was seated across from the surgeon who would make the most difficult time of my life much more than manageable. Dr. Ravi Tandon is highly skilled and his training extensive. His Nipple Sparing Bilat Reconstruction, in my case, far exceeded even my own expectations, as it is now impossible to tell that there was breast surgery...View On Google
Understanding Your Insurance Options
Whether you undergo breast reconstruction immediately after a mastectomy or years later, your procedure should be covered by your health insurance. The Women's Health and Cancer Rights Act of 1998 (WHCRA) requires group health plans that pay for a mastectomy to cover reconstructive surgery and any procedures you may need to restore the balance between the breasts. We can assist you through the process should you have questions.
Choosing a Breast Reconstruction Surgeon
When you are faced with a life-changing diagnosis like breast cancer, you want the best possible team on your side. Choosing a highly qualified breast reconstruction surgeon who combines surgical skill, attention to detail, and aesthetics is instrumental to the outcome of your surgery.
We are confident in the level of experience and compassion that we offer patients. During your consultation at our New Orleans practice in Metairie, we encourage you to:
Learn More about Reconstructive
& Cosmetic Surgery
If you feel that facial procedures, reconstructive or cosmetic surgery can help you feel more confident in your image, schedule a consultation with Dr. Tandon today. Although he has dedicated his career to helping women overcome the effects of breast cancer through reconstructive surgery, he is also trained in a wide range of procedures.
During your consultation at our practice, serving the greater New Orleans area, he will get to know you and your goals in order to recommend the very best treatment plan.
To get started, request a consultation online or call us:
Our Elegant Office Is Designed with Your Comfort in Mind
Our office is comfortable and lavishly decorated.
The moment you step into our New Orleans, LA, area practice, you will be greeted by our warm-hearted team. Our waiting area is furnished with plush couches where you can relax while you wait for your appointment. We strive to make our plastic surgery practice feel warm and homey–never clinical.
More Reviews from Grateful Patients
Great doctor! Dr. Tandon and his staff really care about you and give you all the facts for you to make the best decision for you!
Time and health are two precious assets that we don't recognize and appreciate until they have been depleted.thank you Dr Tandon you've changed my life in a good way .