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.

The recording will be posted after the episode airs on Sirius XM Channel 131 this Saturday at 5pm.