Certified Mastectomy FitterI am Nicole Desbrow and I am Thrive’s Certified Mastectomy Fitter. I provide for the greater Sacramento area as an ABC Certified Fitter of Mastectomy and Orthotics. I have been a Medical Assistant since 2011. I have previous experience in Pediatrics, Family Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Geriatrics and Orthopedic Trauma. I am a registered Orthopedic Technician as well as a Certified Medical Assistant. I look forward to working with you and to provide you with the best patient care possible. Please give me a call so we can discuss your needs.
What Is Mastectomy?
Mastectomy is the medical term for the surgical removal of one or both breasts, partially or completely. A mastectomy is usually carried out to treat breast cancer. In some cases, people believed to be at high risk of breast cancer have the operation as a preventive measure. A breast prosthesis or breast form is an artificial breast that is used after a woman's breast has been surgically altered or removed. Whether the loss of the breast is permanent or temporary, a breast form can be worn to simulate the natural breast and body shape. At THRIVE we provide this service. If you have any questions please give us a call.(916) 671-3417