Tag Archives: breast cancer

Benefits of Breast Reconstruction Sooner Than Later

Updated October 9, 2013 -->

Breast reconstruction can help to restore a woman’s physical and psychological well-being after mastectomy surgery to treat breast cancer. Reconstruction requires a number of different steps for rebuilding the form of the breast. Having breast reconstruction immediately after treatment can often provide better outcomes for women and a faster return to a normal life. Dr. … Read more

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Updated October 2, 2013 -->

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Dr. Jewell reminds his patients of the importance of early detection and treatment of breast cancer. The remarkable advances in breast cancer care relate to early detection, effective treatment, and good solutions for breast reconstruction.

This disease strikes 1 in 9 women and can be devastating regarding … Read more