Whether you are newly diagnosed with breast cancer or you are looking for information on reconstruction following mastectomy, this app will help you learn about breast reconstruction and the newest and most sophisticated techniques available. It will walk you through each step and introduce you to some of the most renowned breast surgeons in the world.
You can explore your reconstructive options on this app, get detailed information about each procedure and see before and after photos. The Procedure WizardSM is a revolutionary supercomputer that will help you learn what reconstructive options may be best suited for you. Anonymously answer a series of questions about your individual situation and the Procedure WizardSM will provide you with a personalized analysis. You may even schedule your appointment with one of our surgeons in the privacy of your home – right from your iPhone.
The app will help you ask the right questions when you are visiting with potential surgeons. The “What to Ask” section is a good starting point for interviewing your care team as you go along so you don’t forget the important questions that will help you select the best surgeon for you.
Meet the team at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery in New Orleans, schedule and keep track of all your appointments during treatment, take notes and record messages or reminders to yourself while on the go. Finally, contact the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery directly from the app for additional information, to send an email or copies of your insurance card prior to your visit.
This app will keep you organized and help you feel more in control throughout your diagnosis and treatment.
The Center for Restorative Breast Surgery, affiliated with the St. Charles Surgical Hospital—the only hospital in the world dedicated to breast reconstruction for women facing breast cancer—was established to serve as a dedicated center of excellence for women seeking the most advanced methods of breast reconstruction. Craig A. Blum, MD; Frank J. DellaCroce, MD, FACS; Scott K. Sullivan, MD, FACS; Chris Trahan, MD, FACS; and M. Whitten Wise, MD are pioneers in the art of rebuilding breasts lost to cancer, preventive mastectomy, developmental defects, and deformities associated with previous surgery. Their sophisticated microsurgical techniques allow for recreation of the breast with natural tissue while preserving strength and restoring beauty. Together, with our Breast Oncology team Surgical Breast Oncologist W. Karl Ordoyne, M.D., FACS and Clinical Breast Oncologist Alan Stolier, M.D., FACS, they comprise a group of international leaders in breast cancer surgery options, pioneering groundbreaking procedures including nipple sparing mastectomy, the Stacked DIEP, the Gluteal Hip Flap, the BODY LIFT Flap®, and the APEX Flap. They have performed thousands of breast reconstruction procedures for women facing breast cancer, seeking BRCA risk reduction, or searching for solutions to existing breast deformities. Their Center is tailored and staffed to cater to the needs of clientele who travel from all over the world for their services. For more information please visit www.breastcenter.com or www.scsh.com.