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How long does recovery take after a breast reconstructive surgery?

Before the procedure, we will tell you everything you should know about the expected outcome and the recovery process.

Most patients are eager to find out how long their recovery will be following a breast reconstructive surgery. This depends on how complex your surgery was and your medical history. The recovery time varies from 2 to 6 weeks.

Your doctor will tell you what is allowed and what isn’t recommended during your recovery period and teach you how to care for your surgical site.

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