Saskatchewan Breast Cancer Connect

Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction is achieved through several plastic surgery techniques that attempt to restore a breast to near normal shape, appearance and size following mastectomy. 

Visit the following agencies and their resources for additional information.

Sources for Information

  • BRA Day

    BRA Day is a Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support initiative designed to promote education, awareness and access for women who may wish to consider post-mastectomy breast reconstruction.

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    Canadian Collaboration on Breast Reconstruction

    The Canadian Collaboration on Breast Reconstruction is a patient information website on breast reconstruction. 

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  • Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons

    Education is an important part of the activity of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery both to the membership and the general public. 

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    American Society of Plastic Surgeons

    The ASPS website welcomes millions of visitors a year and is one of the most popular online destinations for those interested in learning about plastic surgery procedures and finding a highly-trained, qualified plastic surgeon.

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  • Willow Reconstruction

    This section provides information about the process of breast reconstruction, including the techniques currently in use, as well as what you can reasonably expect in terms of recovery and results.

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