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2014-09-17 23:08:28

According to iData's U.S. new soft tissue market report, approximately 60% of breast cancer patients who opted for breast reconstruction are expected to undergo bilateral reconstructive surgery in 2014. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 According to new a report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the U.S. soft tissue reinforcement and regeneration market is expected to exceed $3.7 billion by 2021....

2014-09-17 12:26:38

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), owner of the Olga women's intimates brand, has announced a year-long campaign to raise funds for My Hope Chest in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month this October. My Hope Chest is the only national non-profit organization that helps to fund reconstructive surgery for mastectomy patients who cannot afford the procedure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146509 Now through April 30, 2015, consumers can...

2014-09-15 23:09:04

In his latest article, Dr. Bryan McIntosh answers questions that many women have regarding breast augmentation procedures—who else is getting this surgery performed and why? Are my reasons shared with others? Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Breast augmentation surgeries are often the subject of debate in our society. Speculations are made regarding who is getting breast augmentation procedures and why. At times hurtful accusations may be posed toward women that have chosen this...

2014-09-15 23:07:35

Cianna Medical, Inc: Studies show benefit of targeted radiation for early-stage breast cancer Aliso Viejo, Calif. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Cianna Medical, Inc., a women’s health company, today announced five-year results for the first 200 hundred patients treated with the SAVI® breast brachytherapy applicator, including excellent local control, low rates of toxicities and excellent cosmetic results. An additional study of nearly 600 patients with over three years of follow-up...

2014-09-15 08:28:22

MemoryShape® Implants are Backed by Unsurpassed 10-Year Clinical Data SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 15 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor Worldwide LLC, the U.S. market leader in breast aesthetics, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved four additional styles of the MENTOR(®) MemoryShape(®) Breast Implants, expanding its suite of silicone breast implant products. MemoryShape(®) Implants are supported by unsurpassed 10-year prospective clinical data. With...

2014-09-11 23:00:25

Dr. Nancy Elliott and Dr. Marcie Hertz receive Montclair Magazine’s 2014 Top Doctors recognition for breast surgery. Montclair, New Jersey (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Dr. Nancy Elliott, MD, FACS and Dr. Marcie Hertz, MD, FACS were recently selected as Top Doctors by Montclair Magazine, Montclair, NJ. Only 5 % of area doctors have received this prestigious honor. “I am pleased with this honor, and am especially gratified that it comes as we achieve 100% early detection of breast cancer...

2014-09-10 08:31:36

MIAMI, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ideas and Innovations panel of the biennial International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons congress calls on fifteen leading innovators from across the globe to present tips, tricks and innovative secrets with the international community of aesthetic plastic surgeons. This year Dr. Rian A. Maercks will be presenting one of his most cherished unique innovations, the concept art and technique of "Aesthetic Facial Balancing." Photo -...

2014-09-09 12:29:46

Argon Medical Expands its Comprehensive Biopsy Portfolio with the Addition of the TLAB® Transjugular Liver Biopsy Instrument PLANO, Texas, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Argon Medical Devices, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Promex Technologies, LLC (d/b/a US Biopsy), a manufacturer of soft-tissue biopsy products including the TLAB® Transjugular Liver Biopsy Instrument ("TLAB"). The acquisition establishes Argon Medical as one of two companies competing in the...

2014-09-08 23:00:18

Breast Reconstruction Surgeons Frank DellaCroce, MD, FACS; Scott Sullivan, MD, FACS; Christopher Trahan, MD, FACS and Breast Surgical Oncologist Alan Stolier, MD, FACS of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and St. Charles Surgical Hospital have again been named to the list of Best Doctors in America®. Only five percent of physicians in America earn this prestigious honor, which is decided by the largest ongoing, peer-reviewed survey in the medical industry. New Orleans, LA...

2014-09-05 20:21:09

Costa Rican team has developed one-of-a-kind technology in the market for breast implants. SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During a visit to the medical device manufacturing plant of the company Establishment Labs in Coyol de Alajuela, Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solis, accompanied by the general director of the Costa Rican Development Initiatives Coalition (CINDE), Gabriela Llobet, were able to observe how Costa Rica's talent has become part of the...


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