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2014-08-28 23:00:23

When it comes to the innovative field of reconstructive breast surgery, the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery consistently seeks out the best plastic surgeons in the field. The center is proud to announce its newest addition, Dr. Craig Ashley Blum. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Doctors Frank DellaCroce and Scott Sullivan, Co-Founders of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery (CRBS) and the St. Charles Surgical Hospital (SCSH) in New Orleans, are pleased to announce that board certified...

2014-08-15 23:01:18

Breast cancer survivor Michelle Kolath-Arbel and owner of Pink Perfect, a company that provides a more natural nipple prosthesis for women who have had breast reconstruction following mastectomy, announced how her product helps hundreds of women at the annual Conference for Women Affected by Breast Cancer. The C4WY Conference provides a forum for breast cancer survivors under 45 to learn from each other and respected healthcare professionals. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) August 15, 2014...

2014-07-30 23:16:03

TeVido BioDevices, developer of 3d bioprinted grafts for use in breast reconstruction, announced as one of 20 semifinalists Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 TeVido BioDevices was selected as one of 20 entries to move onto the Martha and Kozo Shimano Entrepreneur Accelerator Program phase of the LIVESTRONG Foundation’s Big C competition, aiming to change the way the world lives with cancer. TeVido BioDevices will now be vying for one of five spots in the contest’s final round,...

2014-07-28 23:09:52

Northern Westchester Hospital Breast and Plastic Surgeons conduct one of the largest breast reconstruction studies, examining 881 breast reconstructions over a five-year period. Results demonstrate more natural-looking, symmetrical breasts, and low risk of surgical complications achieved when allograft tissue is used in conjunction with breast implants. Mt. Kisco, New York (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that the study, “Breast...

2014-07-24 12:27:15

SHREWSBURY, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrea Fiest was like many women who face breast cancer. When confronted with the decision about breast reconstruction following a double mastectomy in 2002, the then 44-year-old Ocean Township, NJ resident said, "I was so fixated on getting well that when it came to reconstruction, I couldn't deal with it. It seemed like such a luxury." A year later, however, she chose to undergo breast reconstruction using a TRAM flap with Dr....

2014-07-23 23:32:08

According to Dr. Robert Kraft with Advanced Dermatology, deciding to have breast implants removed may be completely optional or due to medical necessity. Fresh Meadows, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Getting breast implants is a choice, but deciding to have them removed may be completely optional or due to medical necessity. Either way, women should know what to expect from the procedure and how to prepare for it, says Robert Kraft, MD, Plastic Surgeon with Advanced Dermatology, P.C. About...

2014-06-30 23:03:00

One location, several options for breast augmentation. Murray, Utah (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Dr. Scott Haupt is helping breast augmentation patients of Utah Cosmetic Surgery feel more satisfied and confident in the outcome of their surgical procedure by providing them with some of the most comprehensive options in the industry as well as thorough pre-operative consultation. Dr. Haupt is pleased to announce that virtually all options for breast augmentation are available at his office. This...

2014-06-17 08:29:42

A specific cup size is often requested by women, but is not always realistic or possible, explains Maryland-based plastic surgeon HAGERSTOWN, Md., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Considering breast augmentation? Many women think they can pick a cup size and go for it, but there's much more to sizing, explains Henry Garazo, MD, FACS. Determining the best fit for your body is an important process a patient and surgeon must go through together. "Talking about the desired cup size can be useful in...

2014-05-16 23:01:53

Plastic surgeon and breast reconstruction specialist Oren Z. Lerman has launched a new website, featuring rich educational content and a library of videos. Manhattan, NY (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Board-certified plastic surgeon and breast reconstruction specialist Oren Z. Lerman has launched a new practice website at http://www.orenlerman.com. The site, developed in the Lucid™ Content Management System, features a comprehensive library of video clips, exhaustive educational content on the...

2014-05-15 23:11:41

One of the most renowned breast reconstruction centers in the world, PRMA, successfully performed 60 DIEP flap reconstructions in April. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 PRMA Plastic Surgery announced today that in the month of April the surgeons performed a record breaking 60 DIEP flap breast reconstructions. This makes PRMA one of very few breast reconstruction centers in the world to achieve such a high number of successful DIEP flaps in one month. The DIEP flap is the most...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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