Yale Department of Surgery

We offer comprehensive state-of-the-art care for women affected by breast cancer who would like to restore the shape, size and appearance of their breast after a lumpectomy or mastectomy.

In caring for our patients, we harness the latest in breast reconstruction surgical techniques. Our surgeons are experts in implant reconstruction, nipple and areola reconstruction and autologous tissue reconstruction, which uses your own tissue to reconstruct the breast. Our expertise ensures that, whenever possible, our patients experience shorter hospital stays and less postoperative discomfort.