Why choose Manipal Hospitals
When it comes to the holistic treatment of all cancers including of the breast, our globally acclaimed oncosurgeons are of high calibre. These highly skilled and compassionate specialists understand a woman’s psychology and emotional state during breast cancer and the fear of losing a breast. While mastectomy is performed when it is a necessary to save a patient’s life, the oncosurgeons go the mile to conserve the breast. Breast reconstruction surgery requires skilled proficiency and our onco team is the best in the field to perform this extremely challenging procedure with distinction.
Complexities in breast reconstruction
The possible risks of breast reconstruction include, but are not limited to, bleeding, infection, poor healing of incisions and anesthesia risks. Flap surgery includes the risk of partial or complete loss of the flap and a loss of sensation at both the donor area and reconstruction site.
Number of cases
Breast reconstruction is not frequent but not rare either. Oncosurgeons at Manipal Hospitals have successfully performed more than 2 lakh breast reconstruction surgeries of both the implants and autologous types.
Infection control protocol
Breast cancer patients could be potentially at risk of developing infections post surgery. Our infection control protocol is strictly in place to prevent vulnerable patients from contracting infections that can undermine their immunity.