Specialty Surgeon Complete Packaged Procedure for Breast Reconstruction – Surgical Flap. Reconstruction of the breast typically after a mastectomy, can be done with a surgical flap instead of an implant.
This is a procedure where tissue is removed from another area of the body such as the abdomen or back and moved to the breast to replace the tissue that was removed. This type of reconstruction uses the patient’s own muscle, skin and fatty tissue to reconstruct the breast instead of an implant.
Treatment cost includes the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures and drugs required to administer the plan of care. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.