If you are facing the loss of one or both breasts through mastectomy, it's understandable that you are experiencing stress and anxiety. It can both helpful and reassuring to have experienced professionals on your team who can educate and guide you through the many decisions you need to make. Women considering breast reconstruction near Austin appreciate the professional and emotional support of Dr. Mahlon Kerr, a rigorously trained and highly skilled plastic and reconstructive surgeon.
If you'd like to learn more about your breast reconstruction options, request a consultationrequest a consultation online with Dr. Kerr, or call our office in Austin or Round Rock at (512) 244-1444. He serves patients from Austin and neighboring Texas communities like Cedar Park, Killeen, Leander, and Pflugerville.
Dr. Kerr and his staff will take the time to help you understand the many considerations related to breast reconstruction, including:
- Whether or not to undergo breast reconstruction
- Whether to have reconstruction performed at the time of the mastectomy (immediate reconstruction) or sometime later (delayed reconstruction)
- Which breast replacement technique to choose, using either your own tissue (autologous tissue reconstruction) or implants much like with breast augmentation near Austin
For all of his patients, including those who simply want to learn about breast reconstruction, Dr. Kerr provides a private, unhurried setting. He puts patients at ease with his approachable and supportive manner. During this stressful and confusing time, Dr. Kerr makes it a priority to see that you are fully informed about your options, and the risks and benefits that go along with them. We accept most Austin area insurance plans for breast reconstruction and will assist you however possible ahead of time.