BREAST CANCER TREATMENTS

Neoadjuvant Treatment (Chemotherapy or Hormone Therapy given BEFORE surgery)

Surgical Oncology

Medical Oncology (Chemotherapy, Hormone Therapy and Targeted Therapy)

Breast Reconstruction Options                                                                                       

  • Emmi Solutions Breast Reconstruction 
    User friendly, engaging online tool available to UCSF Breast Care Center patients. Call (415-353-8400) or email us to arrange to have a link sent to you.
  • Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center 
    Discusses types of reconstruction such as implants and tissue reconstructions (latissimus, TRAM, and DIEP).
    http://cancer.ucsf.edu/breastcarecenter/treatment/surgical_oncology/reconstruction  
  • “Spotlight on Breast Reconstruction” 
    Part of the Cancer Support Community’s Frankly Speaking About Cancer series of books. You can order the free book or download the PDF.
    https://orders.cancersupportcommunity.org/.
  • Reconstruction is not the right choice for everyone
    Information regarding how some women have chosen to use prostheses or go form free. 
    www.BreastFree.org.

Radiation Oncology Information and Websites

Clinical Trials