Family history, breast pain, nipple discharge and change in breast size are some red flags that might help lead to this tough decision. Breast specialist Dr. Kristi Funk shares what went into this life-changing surgery for Liz.
Plastic surgeon Dr. Ritu Chopra joins breast surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk and Liz who underwent a double mastectomy to describe the process of reconstructing her breasts using cutting-edge self-inflating expanders.
Liz made the tough decision to undergo a double mastectomy after watching her mother battle breast cancer. The Pink Lotus Foundation and breast surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk generously performed the procedure and celebrate her results.
Liz's family, including her mother, aunt, and grandmother, all battled breast cancer. Her family history and the discovery of a lump in her breast led the mother of seven to have a double mastectomy.
The Doctors welcome surgical breast specialist Dr. Kristi Funk to weigh in on the viewer question, "Does deodorant cause breast cancer?"
The Doctors welcome surgical breast specialist Dr. Kristi Funk, who has spent her career in the fight against cancer, to share a smoothie recipe that she says can help prevent cancer.
Every 2 minutes a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. Joann went through treatment twice and has some words of wisdom to share with all women.
Joann’s daughter Kandi joins The Doctors to meet her birth mother for the very first time, after both women survived a breast cancer diagnosis. Also, check out the surprises The Doctors have in store for these two strong women.
JoAnn battled breast cancer twice and when the daughter she gave up for adoption reached out to her after 45 years, she knew she had to warn her of the possibility of the disease.
The Doctors discuss the hormones commonly found in red meat and other foods in the United States that could be affecting male breast growth as well as a host of other health issues.