Royal Belgian Society

Your plastic surgeon in a multidisciplinary team

If you are diagnosed with breast cancer, your treatment plan should include a full team of medical professionals to provide optimum care.

This team should include:

  • Radiologist specialized in breast disorders
  • General Surgeon / Gynecologist / Breast Surgeon
  • Plastic Surgeon
  • Oncologist
  • Radiation Oncologist
  • Breast Clinic Nurse / Psychologist /Physiotherapist.

If all of these specialists are not involved in your care, find out why. These people will also work closely with your doctor.

A Plastic Surgeon plays an important role in the multidisciplinary team and in the breast clinics. He / she are trained specifically and is familiar with the latest breast reconstruction techniques. He / she can propose tailored solutions and guarantees the quality of treatment.