“Dr. D” speaks on what you need to know to make an empowered and informed decision for Breast Reconstruction with a comprehensive review of the pioneering work our Center is known for.… Read More


When Mackenzie’s mother passed away from breast cancer, she decided to get tested for the BRCA gene. She was just 28 years old, but she knew the test would help her understand her risks. In this post from The Washington Post’s The Lily, the first U.S. newspaper for and by women, she details her mastectomy and reconstruction recovery process. She has since become an adamant supporter of genetic testing and being your own advocate when it comes to receiving the health care you deserve.… Read More


We are proud to launch this video series in partnership with Breastcancer.org. Follow three of our patients along their journey through breast cancer and reconstruction.… Read More


After being diagnosed with invasive lobular breast cancer in 2011, Peggy underwent chemotherapy, a double mastectomy, reconstruction with implants, and radiation. Five years later, one of the implants from her… Read More


After years of seeking multiple physicians for testing for the BRCA gene and exploring her breast reconstruction options, Mckenzie found the Breast Center in New Orleans. Dr. Blum, Dr. Ordoyne, and our entire team worked with her through her DIEP Flap breast reconstruction. Learn about Mckenzie’s experience with the Breast Center and her journey to recovery through her blog.… Read More


Julie has been battling breast cancer and just received the news from her doctor that she is now cancer-free. Dr. Sullivan speaks to WWLTV about her journey through breast cancer and her road to recovery with a double mastectomy and Immediate Breast Reconstruction here at the Breast Center.… Read More