Nipple Sparing

The following images are from actual patients treated by Dr. Elisabeth Potter who have undergone Nipple Sparing surgery.

 

This patient, a 45 year-old female with a history of right breast cancer and the CHEK2 gene mutation, underwent a bilateral nipple sparing mastectomy and immediate reconstruction with DIEP flaps and implant placement. She followed with one revision surgery.


After testing positive for a genetic susceptibility to breast cancer, this patient, age 35, underwent a bilateral nipple sparing mastectomy followed by immediate DIEP flap reconstruction. Later, she added bilateral implants under her breast flaps for augmentation purposes.


This patient, age 52, was diagnosed with a breast cancer genetic susceptibility. She opted for a prophylactic nipple sparing bilateral mastectomy with immediate DIEP flap reconstruction.


This patient, age 49, diagnosed with the BRCA 1 gene mutation, underwent a bilateral nipple sparing mastectomy and immediate DIEP flap reconstruction. She opted for one revision surgery.


Because of a left breast cancer recurrence, this 48 year-old female patient opted for bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies and immediate reconstruction with DIEP flaps in 2017. She had one revision surgery with fat grafting in 2018.


This 42 year female, with a history of right DCIS breast cancer, underwent a right unilateral nipple-sparing mastectomy and immediate stacked DIEP flap reconstruction.  She later underwent two small revision surgeries.


This 54 year female, with a history of right DCIS breast cancer, underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies with tissue expander placement.  She subsequently had DIEP flap reconstruction.


This 44 year female, with a history of left breast IDC, underwent bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomies with tissue expander placement.  She later underwent bilateral DIEP flap reconstruction. She had one revision surgery.


This patient, age 38, diagnosed with the BRCA 2 gene mutation, underwent a bilateral prophylactic nipple sparing mastectomy and immediate DIEP flap reconstruction. She opted for one revision surgery.