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Minas Chrysopoulo, MD, FACS

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Minas Chrysopoulo, MD, FACS

Minas Chrysopoulo, MD, FACS, is an ASPS Member plastic surgeon who is board certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery® and trained specifically in plastic surgery. ASPS members operate only in accredited medical facilities, adhere to a strict code of ethics and fulfill continuing medical education requirements in plastic surgery, including training in patient safety techniques. As your medical partner, Dr. Chrysopoulo is dedicated to working with you to achieve your goals.


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Meet Dr. Minas Chrysopoulo

Dr Chrysopoulo is a board certified plastic surgeon and microsurgeon specializing in state-of-the-art breast reconstruction after breast cancer, and cosmetic surgery of the breasts and body.
Breast reconstruction techniques performed include the DIEPSIEAGAP, and TUG flap procedures, fat graftingAlloderm one-step and nipple-sparing mastectomy. Dr C also performs vascularized lymph node transfer for arm lymphedema.
Dr C is In-Network for most insurance plans and routinely welcomes patients from across and outside the US.
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To schedule a consultation with Dr Chrysopoulo, please call 210-692-1181 or toll free on 800-692-5565.

Procedures

Procedures Performed

Arm Lift

Body Contouring

Breast Augmentation

Breast Implant Removal

Breast Lift

Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reduction

Buttock Lift with Augmentation

Cosmetic Surgery

Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction

Liposuction

Male Breast Reduction

Microsurgery

Thigh Lift

Tram Flap Breast Reconstruction

Tummy Tuck

Ask A Surgeon

Ask a Surgeon

Dr. Minas Chrysopoulo participates in the ASPS Ask A Surgeon service. View responses to public questions below.

Diep flap

Breast Augmentation

Member Response:

Absolutely, it can be done and is usually covered by insurance in our experience. During a mastectomy, nerves providing feeling to the breast are cut causing loss of sensation and numbness to the breast area. Patients undergoing mastectomy must understand they may lose all feeling to the area, regardless of whether they choose to have breast reconstruction or not. Over time, some sensation may return but unfortunately for many patients it is minimal, if any. Mastectomy patients choosing to have DIEP flap reconstruction are candidates for an additional procedure called a "microneurorrhaphy", performed at the same time as their flap breast reconstruction. This repairs the nerves cut by the mastectomy and significantly improves return of feeling to the reconstructed breast. Microneurorrhaphy is performed by joining two nerves using microsurgery (with or without a nerve graft), and therefore requires specialized training. Currently, very few centers offer this additional procedure.

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