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Breast surgery

Breast surgery

Different types of breast surgery include: breast reduction surgery, augmentation mammoplasty, mastectomy, lumpectomy, breast-conserving surgery, a less radical cancer surgery than mastectomy, mastopexy, or breast lift surgery. Breast surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures available today. The most important role of breast surgery is removal of benign or malignant lesions. Surgery aims to remove the breast cancer with a margin (border) of normal tissue to reduce the risk of the cancer returning (known as local recurrence) and to try to stop any spread elsewhere in the body. It is usually the first treatment choice for breast cancer.

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  • Dirk Van Zele

    Dirk Van Zele

    Consultant Plastic and Aesthetic Surgeon

    Experience
    115 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Susan Jones

    Susan Jones

    Consultant Breast & General Surgeon

    Experience
    39 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Stuart E James

    Stuart E James

    Consultant Plastic Surgeon

    Experience
    21 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Kefah Mokbel

    Kefah Mokbel

    Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Richard Sainsbury

    Richard Sainsbury

    Consultant Surgeon

    Experience
    38 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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