10 commonly asked questions about life after breast reconstruction surgeryUploader: Voodoorisar 4 month ago Subscribe 8
Your surgeon might put a long acting local anaesthetic into the wound while you are still in theatre. A new implant can be put in later. You can start eating when you feel up to it. Sometimes surgery can remove the scar tissue, or the implant can be removed or replaced. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Every breast reconstruction patient should perform weekly self-breast exams and have annual exams performed by her surgeon, Dr.