For patients needing reconstructive surgery due to cancer, congenital conditions, wounds or injury, our practice provides innovative surgical treatments with the care and compassion that has earned Hendricks Regional Health national accolades in patient experience. If a procedure is not listed but you would like to know more, please call our team at (317) 718-7980 or email [email protected].
For women undergoing breast cancer treatment, we focus on creating a breast reconstruction surgical plan customized for each patient. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Rachel Scott works alongside the Hendricks Regional Health Breast Center team, including our breast surgical oncologists, to provide a full continuum of breast care and a truly collaborative team approach. Find more information about our breast and mammography services here.
3D Areola/Nipple Tattoo Reconstruction
For women who have experienced nipple removal or pigment loss, whether from breast cancer surgery or other trauma, areolar tattooing can restore a sense of wholeness and femininity. Hendricks Regional Health Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery offers in-house medical tattooing services for areolar reconstruction and restoration.
3D Areola Tattoo Reconstruction is priced per procedure and for breast reconstruction is covered by most medical insurance carriers when provided through our office. This service intends to restore lost color and appearance of the lost or injured nipple. To book a consultation with Dr. Scott and Mary Hauser, our 3D areola tattoo reconstruction artist, call (317) 718-7980 or email [email protected].
For women who may be experiencing physical discomfort or pain associated with large breasts, our practice performs breast reduction procedures, also called reduction mammoplasty, to remove excess fat, breast tissue and skin. Our team works with you to achieve the best outcome and breast size proportional to your body.
Post Weight Loss Procedures
Dr. Scott performs a range of procedures for bariatric patients or patients who have undergone significant weight loss—it may include tummy tucks/abdominoplasty, breast lift, breast augmentation/enlargement, arm and/or thigh lifts, and more. Body contouring, a procedure that eliminates or reduces excess fat and skin in certain areas of the body, is a popular surgery performed by our practice.
Skin Cancer & Skin Lesion Procedures
Dermatologists often perform biopsies or smaller procedures, but typically refer those needing larger surgery or procedures in cosmetically sensitive areas to a plastic surgeon. Procedures for adults and children could include the removal of moles, skin cancer, skin tags, etc.