Surgery is the main treatment for breast cancer. The operation you have depends on the size of the cancer, the position of the cancer, and what is most suitable for you. As always, our doctors will walk you through the different options and recommend what is best for you.

  • Excision biopsy of breast lumps or benign tumors

  • Microdochectomy (duct excision) or total duct excision for abnormal nipple discharge/duct ectasia

  • Hook wire or radioisotope guided localization (ROLL) and excision of non-palpable breast lesions and microcalcifications

  • Drainage of multiloculated or extensive breast abscesses

  • Nipple eversion for inverted nipples

  • Surgical treatment for accessory breasts

  • Surgical treatment for gynecomastia

  • Wide excision of tumors.

  • Inframammary approach in excisions of large breast tumors

  • Breast conservation with parenchymal displacement for remodeling (oncoplastic surgery).

  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy for early breast cancer.

  • Oncological axilla lymph node clearance for breast cancer.

  • Mastectomy for locally advanced, multicentric, or inflammatory breast cancers

  • Skin sparing or nipple-sparing mastectomy with immediate reconstruction (in conjunction with our plastic surgeon)

  • Oncoplastic techniques in excisions of breast cancers and large non-cancerous lumps

1 In 13 Women Will Get Breast Cancer In Their Lifetime

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer for Singaporean women. However, early detection makes all the difference and significantly increases your chances of recovery. Also, with the improved survival rates of women after undergoing breast cancer surgery, it is important to maintain the aesthetic outcome.

You Are In Good Hands

Our team of breast surgeons work intimately with Luma Women’s Imaging Centre and Luma Medical Centre where a team of breast radiologists and in-house pathologist adopt a multi-disciplinary approach towards breast care. As the first private integrated breast care centre in Singapore, we combine expertise and technology in providing holistic breast care for our patients and is at the forefront of breast care in the region.