Breast Cancer Surgery (Removal and Reconstruction)


Breast Reconstruction is required after a mastectomy and a consultation with Dr Ngwenya will outline the type of options suitable to your body type. Some patients prefer immediate reconstruction after breast cancer surgery or at a later stage.

During consultation patient concerns are discussed in detail after a full assessment.


Operation: Varies and to be discussed in Consultation depending on requirements
Hospital Stay: 1 to 2 nights
Driving: 4 weeks
Back to Work: 6 months


Mild swelling and discomfort post surgery is normal.