FAQ's


When can I drive?


This will depend on the operation you have had and the recovery you have made. In general people can drive 2-3 weeks after their operation. Please click here for more information.

How long will I need to be off work?


This varies form person to person, depending on their fitness and employment. Please click here for more information.

What are the side effects of breast surgery?


The side effects of breast surgery vary from woman to woman. In general, the recovery period is similar for both operations. Please click here for more information.

What is the difference between wide local excision and mastectomy?


surrounding margin of normal breast tissue. Wide local excision usually does not significantly alter the physical appearance of the breast. Please click here for more information.

How is breast cancer treated?


The majority of women with breast cancer will undergo surgery as part of their cancer treatment. Please click here for more information.

I have to go to Southampton for radiotherapy. Where do I stay?


Patients undergoing radiotherapy in Southampton stay at Jurys Inn. The following information is from an NHS Southampton leaflet on Jurys Inn:- Please click here for more information.

How do I become a member?


The only way to do so is by making contact with the us. Please click here for more information.