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2013-09-13 23:17:51

Dr. Daryl Wier joins Aesthetic Surgery Center of Winter Park. Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 With the addition of Dr. Daryl Wier as a surgeon on staff, the Aesthetic Surgery Center of Winter Park now offers mastectomy and breast reconstruction together as two outpatient procedures, done in one day under the same roof. Established in 2005, the Aesthetic Surgery Center of Winter Park is a free-standing state-licensed and Medicare-certified Ambulatory Surgery Center that caters...

2013-09-12 23:30:07

Dr. Alexander Nein explains the purposes of breast augmentations, implants, and breast lifts, and why one procedure may not be enough. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 According to an article in the Wall Street Journal, there were 330,631 breast augmentations performed in the U.S. in 2012 alone. In addition, an estimated 89,000 breast lifts were performed that year – many of these on women who’d also had augmentations. “We see many women who come in for a breast augmentation...

2013-09-12 23:29:45

The hospital-recommended Ameda Purely Yours Personal Double Electric Breast Pump is now available for new moms through insurance or patient cash pay from Aeroflow Healthcare. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Aeroflow Healthcare, an online medical supply company, recently added a new breast pump to its already impressive repertoire. The hospital-recommended Ameda Purely Yours Personal Double Electric Breast Pump comes equipped with custom-fit breast flanges and a handy tote bag....

2013-09-11 23:26:27

With summer coming to a close and the kids back in school, there is no better time to undergo the breast augmentation. World-renowned breast augmentation surgeon, Dr. John B. Tebbetts advises patients to plan for surgery in the fall. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Breast augmentation has come a long way since 1962 when Timmie Jean Lindsey received the first breast implants. Dallas plastic surgeon, Dr. John B. Tebbetts, is a pioneer in the field of breast surgery, establishing both...

2013-09-10 11:14:14

A team of California-based breast imagers and breast cancer risk specialists have developed a website to help navigate the new challenges posed by breast density notification laws, according to a special report published online in the journal Radiology. While mammography is considered the best single modality for population-based screening, its sensitivity is diminished by up to 20 percent in patients with dense breasts (breasts with a higher ratio of fibroglandular tissue to fat). This...

2013-09-07 23:02:12

A new study has linked alcohol abuse with breast cancer and breast disease. To reduce the risk of health problems, individuals suffering from an alcohol dependency should check into a detox center such as South Florida's Harbor Village. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 Medical News Today (8/30) reports in an article tiled, Alcohol consumption prior to first pregnancy linked to greater risk of BBD & breast cancer, drinking alcohol before first pregnancy is associated with...

2013-09-06 23:21:41

ARC Plastic Surgery, the plastic and reconstructive surgery of Dr. Jeremy White - a leading cosmetic surgeon in Miami, announces new FDA approval of Memory Shape Implants. Miami, FL. (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 The decision to have plastic surgery is a huge commitment to make. Many people think about their options for a long time before making any firm choices. The desire is usually there, but many people can become concerned about the cost, and the painful procedures. However, the...

2013-09-05 20:22:20

As a highly sought-after expert in body contouring in Beverly Hills, Dr. Payam Jarrah-Nejad is able to sculpt the body so it is its most attractive LOS ANGELES, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After losing significant weight, childbearing or simply aging; loose, sagging skin can develop and no amount of diet or exercise will get rid of it. Fortunately, help is at hand, at the Practice of Payam Jarrah-Nejad, M.D., F.A.C.S. Also known as simply "Dr. J," the renowned, double...

2013-09-05 08:29:16

WINTER PARK, Fla., Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- During Breast Cancer Awareness month, Dr. Jeffrey Hartog is using his expertise on a little-known breast reconstruction procedure known commonly as fat grafting. With the autologous fat transfer (AFT) procedure, fat is taken from one area of the body and purified. It's then injected in small droplets into the breast and chest area to reconstruct the breasts. Once the fat is injected, the body quickly builds a vascular network to support...

2013-09-04 08:10:20

Breast cancer risk associated with use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among postmenopausal women was variable when analyzed by race/ethnicity, body mass index (BMI), and breast density, according to a new study published September 3 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Studies have reported HRT use is associated with an increase in breast cancer risk. However, differential risks by BMI and breast density have been reported. Also, studies on the effect of HRT use on breast...