Mastec-1-webThe risk of having chronic chest pain after breast surgery (mastectomy and lumpectomy) for cancer is high at 20-30%. When a woman is confronted with breast cancer, many questions arise – not the least of which is post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. Janet Ladd, a professional coach shares her experience with mastectomy, breast reconstruction, and pain-free living while Dr. Gedge Rosson, Director of Breast Reconstruction at Johns Hopkins, tells us how the latest surgical technique called a DIEP flap can lower the risk of persistent pain and restore natural sensation.