Posts From September, 2010

Breast Reduction

By drferraro
September 29, 2010

Breast reduction surgery done with Dr. Frank J. Ferraro in Ridgewood, Bergen County, New Jersey is performed at the Surgicare of Mahwah surgical center. The breast reduction surgery takes about 2-3 hours and the patients feel well enough to go home after surgery. Breast reduction surgery can enhance the look and appearance of the breast and relieve the ... read more


Breast Reconstruction

By drferraro
September 29, 2010

Dr. Ferraro at Plastic Surgery Specialists of New Jersey in Ridgewood, Bergen County, NJ specializes in breast cancer reconstruction. More patients are opting for mastectomy today than ever. Since 2006 the choice for mastectomy are more conservative options has been rising. There are several reasons for this, one seems to be better breast cancer reconstruction options. ... read more


Nipple Sparing Mastectomy

By drferraro
September 29, 2010

In breast cancer reconstruction, Dr. Ferraro works closely with the breast surgeon to achieve the best results. One technique which is controversial is the nipple sparing mastectomy. Patients need to understand the risks and benefits of this approach. The nipple sparing mastectomy can be used in breast cancer reconstruction but the benefits are: 1. Better ... read more


Breast Cancer Reconstruction

By drferraro
September 29, 2010

Dr. Ferraro at Plastic Surgery Specialists of New Jersey in Ridgewood, Bergen County New Jersey specializes in breast cancer reconstruction. Alloderm is a human allograft used to expand the pocket to accept the silicone implant after expansion. Sometimes in breast cancer reconstruction the lower aspect of the breast can be blunted. The use of alloderm ... read more