Houston doctor talks mastectomy options

Options, benefits and risks of the double mastectomy

Published On: May 14 2013 07:23:26 PM CDT

Angelina Jolie’s surprising announcement that she had both breasts removed to reduce her risk of getting cancer has brought attention to the double mastectomy surgery.

Dr. Julie Nangia of the Harris Health System’s Smith Clinic spoke with Local 2’s Rachel McNeill about the options, benefits and risks of the procedure.