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How to Reduce Scars After Breast Reconstruction

Scarring after breast reconstruction is unavoidable, but you can reduce the severity and visibility of the post-surgical scars. Here are some tips and advice.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Mar 19, 2019

Six Tips to Reduce Discomfort after Breast Reconstruction

At Tandon Plastic Surgery, our team offers tips to reduce discomfort after breast reconstruction so patients can enjoy a comfortable recovery.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Mar 06, 2019

Breast Reconstruction and Mammograms

Dr. Ravi Tandon discusses a patient’s options regarding mammograms following breast reconstruction surgery.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Feb 21, 2019

Flap (Tissue-based) Breast Reconstruction Candidates

Flap breast reconstruction uses a patient’s own body tissues to rebuild the breast mound. Let’s consider who is an ideal candidate for this reconstructive surgery.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Feb 07, 2019

Preparing for Breast Reconstruction

Preparing for breast reconstruction surgery can improve healing times and prevent serious side effects. Let’s offer advice and some pre-op patient instructions.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Jan 28, 2019

What Side Effects May Occur after Breast Reconstruction?

As with any surgery, there are side effects after breast reconstruction. Let's take a closer look at some common side effects.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Jan 22, 2019

The History of Breast Reconstruction

Dr. Ravi Tandon educates patients on the history of breast reconstruction surgery, a procedure that was developed in the 1970s.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Dec 06, 2018

Breast Reconstruction Statistics

These breast reconstruction statistics reveal how important the surgery is for many patients who have battled cancer and undergone a mastectomy.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Nov 28, 2018

Restoring Confidence with Two-stage Breast Reconstruction with Implant

Two-stage breast reconstruction with implants can help women who have had a mastectomy regain their confidence and sense of femininity.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Nov 21, 2018

Breast Reconstruction Recovery Timeline

Breast reconstruction can take time to recover from. This healing timeline will help patients know what to expect in the post-op process.

Posted by Ravi Tandon, M.D. on Nov 18, 2018

Ravi Tandon, M.D.

Dr. Ravi Tandon is one of the most sought after plastic surgeons who is highly skilled and has trained in the latest breast reconstruction techniques. He is affiliated with various plastic surgery organizations: 

  • American Society of Plastic Surgery
  • American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons

If you are exploring breast reconstruction during, immediately after, or long after your mastectomy, our compassionate team can help. To learn more about your options, request a consultation online or call our practice at (504) 455-1000.

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