For women who have had or need to undergo a mastectomy, breast reconstruction specialist Dr. Cassileth offers several unique options. She has pioneered mastectomy reconstruction techniques to assist breast cancer patients who are unhappy with the results of previous breast reconstructions administered by other surgeons. The innovative Cassileth One-Stage Breast Reconstruction procedure, which enables patients to receive a full breast reconstruction and mastectomy in one seamless surgery.
I have every confidence in Dr. Lisa Cassileth. She helped "reconstruct" me during a very challenging breast cancer episode and not just physically. A visit with doctor Lisa is like visiting with your best friend who just happens to be the smartest person you know."
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As a breast reconstruction specialist, Dr. Cassileth's technique allows your breasts to be reconstructed at the time of mastectomy in one single surgery.
Dr. Cassileth sees breast cancer patients every week who have had previous breast reconstructions with other surgeons and who are unhappy with their results.
With fat grafting, Dr. Cassileth creates beautiful results in breast reconstruction using her patient's own living fat cells.
Dr. Cassileth offers BRCA gene testing. This important screening can assist in determining one's risk for breast cancer.
Dr. Cassileth is an expert in returning breast cancer patients to normalcy with her outstanding results in breast reconstruction, performing hundreds each year.
Did you know that every woman has a 1 in 8 chance of getting breast cancer? That's a scary statistic. However, prevention and treatment and has come a long way.
Every breast cancer patient has a unique journey, and at Dr. Cassileth's office, we are here to help you in any way we can during this difficult time.