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Skilled surgeon coordinates breast augmentation with cancer treatment in New York City for the best outcome

Breast Augmentation Treatment New York City

Concerns over the appearance and feel of post-mastectomy breasts should not hold you back from the successful recovery you deserve. Breast augmentation treatment in New York City at the offices of Dr. Edmund Kwan aids in your journey to feeling and looking like “you” again. We’re honored to be a partner in your recovery, and work with your oncologist as a part of your multi-disciplinary cancer care team. A word on timing Coordination with all members of your cancer treatment team is vital. A Harris Interactive study released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons found only 19 percent of … Continue reading

NYC specialist discusses the benefits; cost considerations of breast reconstruction after cancer treatment

Dr. Kwan Edmund discusses the benefits; cost considerations of breast reconstruction after cancer treatment.

Dr. Edmund Kwan and his team know there are a multitude of factors to consider when exploring options to look and feel your best; notably, they understand you’ll need to weigh the returns from treatment with your investment of time and money. He’s happy to introduce you to the cost and benefits of breast reconstruction treatment in NYC and looks forward to discussing these factors with you in person during a consultation at his Manhattan, Flushing, or New Jersey office. A look at costs  Dr. Kwan and his staff take pride in being very transparent about costs. Those numbers account … Continue reading

Breast reconstruction surgery in New York

Breast reconstruction surgery in New York

When New York women learn that they have breast cancer, they have several important decisions to make. They are often worried about what will happen to their breasts, and many worry about undergoing a mastectomy because they will lose them. For many women, the breasts make them feel feminine. Dr. Edmund Kwan understands the importance of the breasts to a woman, and provides breast reconstruction surgery. What is breast reconstruction surgery? Breast reconstruction surgery, following a mastectomy, often involves the placement of breast implants. Breast implants are a way for women to restore their appearance. Breast implants can look completely … Continue reading

Breast reconstruction gives patients in NYC a boost of confidence in their appearance

Breast cancer can strike suddenly and patients are faced with treatment that can be overwhelming and isolating. Mastectomies are a vital and necessary treatment that can save a woman’s life, but they can take a harsh toll emotionally and physically. Dr. Kwan and his team understand that the process of going through reconstruction is difficult and are here to guide you through the entire process. They are experienced in making the process as easy and positive as possible. Our NYC team will deliver compassionate care and provide all the information you need to successfully restore an important part of yourself. … Continue reading

NYC plastic surgeon discusses mastectomy reconstruction

When patients in NYC have been diagnosed with breast cancer, it can be a scary and emotional time –especially when a mastectomy is considered. Women often feel less “feminine” following the removal of their breast, which is when they may decide to visit a plastic surgeon to discuss the possibility of reconstruction. Mastectomy reconstruction is popular because it rebuilds the breast for a more feminine appearance. How does mastectomy reconstruction work? Dr. Edmund Kwan is a Board-certified plastic surgeon through the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He provides reconstructive procedures such as mastectomy reconstruction to help women achieve a more … Continue reading

Manhattan area doctor offers breast repair surgery

Women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer in the Manhattan area sometimes elect to have the tumors and cancerous cells surgically removed to avoid long bouts of chemotherapy treatment to shrink them. However, with this procedure comes emotional changes. Women are not only worried about their health when told they have cancer, but also feel that the removal of their breasts makes them “less of a woman.” Thankfully, plastic surgeons such as Dr. Edmund Kwan of the Manhattan area can help these women restore their appearance after breast cancer surgery with breast reconstruction. Breast reconstruction surgery is a procedure … Continue reading

Why might Manhattan area patients consider breast reconstruction?

Breast reconstruction surgery is a typical procedure done specifically for women who have overcome breast cancer. One of the common complaints from those who have overcome breast cancer and who have had a mastectomy is the loss of their breasts. The breasts make women feel attractive, and without them, they may feel self-conscious about their appearance. Their body contours are not as curvy and they may avoid wearing tank tops or swimsuits because of their mastectomy. Dr. Edmund Kwan and the team at his Manhattan plastic surgery facility often hear women who have had mastectomies state that they wish they … Continue reading


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