With years of extensive training and hands-on experience, the surgeons at Southwest Breast & Aesthetics demonstrate a deep understanding of the complex and sensitive nature of breast reconstruction procedures. They are not only highly skilled surgeons but also compassionate professionals who prioritize the physical and emotional well-being of their patients. Utilizing the latest techniques and state-of-the-art technologies, our specialists are committed to providing personalized and comprehensive care to each patient, ensuring optimal outcomes and the highest level of patient satisfaction. Their commitment to excellence, combined with their compassionate approach, makes them leaders in the field of breast reconstruction, offering patients the confidence and support they need throughout their journey to recovery and self-empowerment.
Dr. Matatov believes that being a surgeon is a unique opportunity to restore both form and function to his breast reconstruction patients after mastectomy and is honored to be a part of their journey. He is a highly skilled surgeon for breast reconstruction, having completed his rigorous training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Matatov performs several aspects of reconstructive surgery, such as flap reconstructions, implant reconstructions, corrective reconstructions, second stage reconstructions, and post-mastectomy reconstructions.
Having trained in the birthplace of perforator-based breast reconstruction (which preserves the patient's muscle), we are pleased to have Dr. Matatov bring this highly-specialized skill set to the Southwest.
Dr. Matatov specializes in the following:
Dr. Zakhary is motivated in helping women regain what they have lost to breast cancer because of his own mother's battles with cancer twice. Understanding the struggles and restorative process the body undergoes continues to drive him to perform his best for his patients. Known for being a caring and compassionate surgeon, Dr. Joseph Zakhary treats his patients and their families with respect and kindness. He knows how important it is for a patient to understand their care plan, and spends time to map out each patient's care for them clearly and concisely.
Dr. Zakhary concluded his 6-year general surgery education at LSU and honed his plastic surgery skills at UAB, a hospital acknowledged as the leading regional health center in the South and one of the largest hospital systems nationwide. Dr. Zakhary specializes in the following:
Dr. Mino is more than a surgeon. He is a trusted ally for patients embarking on the journey to improve the functionality and appearance of their breasts and body. Whether you have come to Southwest Breast & Aesthetics to reclaim your femininity after a devastating breast cancer diagnosis or to enhance the appearance of your breasts for cosmetic purposes, Dr. Matthew Mino will take the time to listen and develop a surgical plan specific to your goals and desires. As a compassionate surgeon with an elite level of training in aesthetic and reconstructive breast techniques, he will review all your options so that you can select the appropriate course of surgery with absolute confidence.
Over the last 15 years, Dr. Mino has advanced his general and plastic surgical skills through residencies at top-tier universities in Arizona, Alabama, and Pennsylvania and a research fellowship at the prestigious Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Mino specializes in the following:
Dr. Arvind Gowda is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Southwest Breast and Aesthetics. He provides top quality care to each of his patients by crafting thoughtful and individualized treatment plans with his considerate and personal approach. By taking the time to understand your goals and fostering open discussion, he seeks to provide insight into achieving the best possible outcomes. His areas of focus include breast reconstruction and aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor adventures, exploring all Arizona has to offer and spending time with loved ones.
Dr. Gowda specialized in plastic surgery by completing residency training at Yale University School of Medicine. Here, he learned the skills, art and science of plastic surgery from the world renowned faculty at Yale New Haven Hospital. Following this, Dr. Gowda pursued additional training in order to further refine his skills by completing the only integrated craniofacial and microsurgery fellowship offered in the United States. Dr. Gowda specializes in the following:
Your journey to better begins with a consultation at Southwest Breast and Aesthetics. Our plastic surgeons set the standards for plastic surgery through their innovative procedures and meticulous attention to detail. Discover a better experience by booking your consultation at Southwest Breast and Aesthetics today.