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2013-11-26 23:20:48

The clinical benefits of using hyperbaric oxygen therapy for breast cancer patients undergoing breast reconstruction has been described in a poster presentation at the 28th Annual Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care held on October 23-27 at Lake Buena Vista, FL. In threatened mastectomy skin flaps treated at Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern, NY, over a 4 year, 15 patient period, an 87.5% success rate was realized when hyperbaric oxygen therapy was used, against a...

2013-11-22 23:01:16

Dr. Eric C. Burdge, a general surgeon specializing in breast disease and aerospace medicine practicing in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, has joined the DoctorsElite healthcare network. Gulfport, MS (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 DoctorsElite has announced the addition of Dr. Eric C. Burdge to the site's ranks of connected doctors. Dr. Burdge brings with him decades of medical experience. His expertise in surgery and service with the Air National Guard make him a valuable addition to the...

2013-11-21 23:01:04

Tarrant Plastic Surgery announces that they will begin to use a new implantable silk scaffold to correct problems stemming from breast augmentation surgery. Keller, TX (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Tarrant Plastic Surgery is proud to announce that will begin to use new implantable silk scaffold to correct implant malposition after breast augmentation surgery. Vishnu Rumalla, M.D. at Tarrant Plastic Surgery, recently completed training on using a new revolutionary silk-based mesh to help...

2013-11-20 23:31:25

Dr. Nancy Elliott, Director and Founder of Montclair Breast Center, NJ, advocates for “Are You Dense?” legislation in New Jersey. (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 On October 30th, Senator Joe Crisco and Dr. Nancy M. Cappello, Ph.D., and Founder of Are You Dense, Inc., hosted “Are You Dense?” Day at the Connecticut State Capital, commemorating new legislation requiring women to be informed about their increased risk for breast cancer. “There are too many women who are unaware of their...

2013-11-20 23:02:38

The Bougainvillea Clinique is now offering natural fat transfer procedures to better help women during challenging times. Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 As more women proactively choose to get tested for the BRCA 1 or 2 mutations, with many who test positive choosing a pre-emptive mastectomy, more surgeons are helping to fill that difficult void for women. Dr. Jeffrey Hartog, director of the Breast Center at the Bougainvillea Clinique, is one such plastic surgeon looking to...

2013-11-19 23:26:41

PRMA Plastic Surgery continues to advance DIEP flap breast reconstruction. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 A new study by PRMA Plastic Surgery uncovers a technique that prevents complications in breast reconstruction. The study, published in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Global Open in October, finds that the use of a second vein during DIEP flap surgery, a procedure that rebuilds the patient’s breasts after mastectomy using her own tummy skin and fat, can significantly...

2013-11-18 23:21:18

Woman Remains Cancer-Free 13 Years after Participating in Breast Cancer Study Royal Oak, MI (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich. presented updated research results at this year’s American Society for Radiation Oncology conference. The outcomes showed that APBI, and traditional whole-breast irradiation are comparable at 10 years. While radiation therapy has traditionally been delivered using whole breast irradiation, APBI is a proven alternative that shortens...

2013-11-07 23:29:01

Breast cancer detection, breast reconstruction and healthy eating the Caribbean way will be discussed. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 HealthNavigator, the weekly health and wellness radio show on WOR710AM, will air at 10PM this Sunday, November 10th. Hosted by Abe Kasbo and sponsored by Raritan Bay Medical Center, the hour-long episode will feature Dr. Laurence Chaise, Dr. Boris Volshteyn and Chef Roy Cooke. Dr. Laurence Chaise, a radiologist with Raritan Bay Medical Center and...

2013-11-05 23:04:16

Dr. Michael A. Fiorillo is a leading plastic surgeon known worldwide as an authority in his field. He is double board certified in both plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery, and specializes in breast and body procedures. Pearl River, New York (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Dr. Michael A. Fiorillo is a leading plastic surgeon known worldwide as an authority in his field. He is double board certified in both plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery, and specializes in breast and body...


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