The time following breast cancer treatment can be very challenging for patients and Adiposet™ has been developed to make the reconstruction process a more positive experience.
Key benefits are:
Dr Eva Weiler-Mithoff | Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, UK
Jo has undergone breast reconstruction surgery using Adiposet™, following a mastectomy as part of her breast cancer treatment. In the video below, Jo describes her journey, which was not straight forward, but she was happy with the results.
Karen also underwent reconstruction surgery using the Adiposet™ system, following a lumpectomy as part of her breast cancer treatment. Karen tells her story in the video below.
Below are links that provide information you may find useful. You should also discuss any questions with your medical team or surgeon who will advise you on your particular circumstances.
NHS Choices- Live Well – Breast Reconstruction – Information on breast reconstruction in general. It also has links to stories from women who share their experience of going through breast cancer treatment and reconstruction.
Breast Cancer Care – Breast Reconstruction – Short animated videos showing what to expect and options for breast reconstruction.
Cancer Research UK – about breast reconstruction – General information about breast reconstruction.
Macmillan Cancer Support – Lipomodelling – General information on lipomodelling after breast reconstruction surgery.