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Knitted Knockers @ South Sacramento Cancer Center

Knitted Knockers are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast.

Traditional breast prosthetics can be expensive, heavy, and uncomfortable. As a rule, they cannot be worn for several weeks after surgery.

Knitted Knockers, on the other hand, are soft, light-weight, and comfortable. The hypoallergenic-cotton inserts can be worn immediately post-surgery. When placed in your regular bras, they take the shape and look of a real breast. For those going through reconstruction, Knitted Knockers can easily be adjusted to fill the gap for breasts that are uneven by removing some of the stuffing.

To schedule an appointment or to get more information.
Please call:
Lisa Dix
Clinical Educator 916.683.9616

Knitted Knockers Knitted Knockers are created by our special volunteer knitters, Angels in Stitches, and are provided for free through South Sacramento Cancer Center.

*** If you would like to know more about this knitting group or the organization please visit their website at

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