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Breast Cancer and Reconstruction: Pam Vierra

Pam Vierra's story of cancer treatment and breast reconstruction.

Pam Vierra, a mother of three from central Pennsylvania, was diagnosed with breast cancer and decided to visit Johns Hopkins for a second opinion. She tells her story about her breast cancer treatment and breast reconstruction experience with the Johns Hopkins Breast Center and how it changed her life.

About the Johns Hopkins Breast Center

Every year in the United States, close to 260,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer. While the types of breast cancers vary almost as much as the women who are diagnosed with them, more is known about breast cancer than ever before. The Breast Center's unique program combines a multidisciplinary approach with a large breast cancer survivor support group to best meet the needs of our patients. Learn more about the Johns Hopkins Breast Center.

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If you've been newly diagnosed with breast cancer, please call 443-287-2778 to request an appointment.