Natural Tissue vs. Implant
Breast reconstruction is a complex process, and you’ll have many decisions to make on your journey to feeling whole again.
Our procedure comparison chart gives you an overview of the two major types of reconstruction: natural tissue (flap) reconstruction and implant reconstruction. Your personal health and circumstances may make some options more feasible than others, but your personal preferences also matter a great deal. This chart is a great starting point for discussing breast reconstruction with your Friedman Center physician.