At Snell Prosthetic and Orthotic Laboratory, we respect
the strength and perseverance it takes to survive breast
cancer and treatment. Thus the women chosen to be on
our staff to fit breast forms and related products are
competent and certified, as well as patient and concerned
with your comfort and appearance. You will also find
our mastectomy fitting room to be a very private and
Need to Know
a physician's prescription is required before the actual
fitting process can proceed, our certified mastectomy
fitters will be happy to arrange a preliminary meeting
with you, during which the process and the possibilities
can be thoroughly discussed.
In this meeting, your individual preferences and needs
can be evaluated, and you will be able to examine and
compare the many breast prosthesis shapes and designs
that are available to you. Your certified fitter will
demonstrate and explain the full range of accessories,
including mastectomy bras and camisoles.
Whether your surgical procedure consisted of a lumpectomy
or a radical or bilateral mastectomy, Snell Laboratory
has an appropriate prosthetic solution that will be
carefully matched to your unique body contours in order
to achieve natural and pleasing results.
When you bring us your physician's prescription for
an original prosthesis or a replacement, we can begin
the actual fitting process immediately.
Most insurance plans cover the cost of your mastectomy
prosthesis as part of treatment. We will be happy to
go over your coverage with you when you stop in for
Today's Woman Has More Choices
Our research has shown that nowadays you have a range
of choices to help ensure that you are as comfortable
and pleased as possible with your appearance after being
fitted with a breast form. Whether you are an active,
athletic woman, a busy mom, an on-the-go professional
or a "rocking chair grandmother", we can advise and
assist you in making the right choice for your form.
We feature breast forms in wide variety of weights,
shapes, skin tones and sizes.
From camisoles and forms that can be fit immediately
after surgery, to lightweight and weighted forms to
bras, camisoles, partial forms, enhancers, sports and
swim forms, and more, we ensure that you will have the
best range of choices for your lifestyle.
Snell Laboratory proudly supports the Komen
for the Cure and CARTI.