Understanding Breast Reconstruction Options

When choosing to have breast reconstruction after a mastectomy, you want an experienced team that understands your unique needs. Meet Alexander Au, MD, a nationally recognized, microvascular plastic surgeon with the Penn Medicine | Virtua Cancer Program in South Jersey.

Dr. Au discusses breast reconstruction options, including the innovative DIEP flap procedure, which uses tissue from the lower abdomen to rebuild the breast.

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