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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....

2014-07-21 20:22:25

As a top hernia specialist, Dr. Shirin Towfigh has the skill to diagnose and treat notoriously hard to spot hiatal and inguinal hernia symptoms in women LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Because of the complex nature of the malady, individuals who are suffering from hernias can benefit a great deal from the work of Dr. Towfigh - a foremost specialist in the field. Dr. Towfigh is renowned for providing effective, empathetic care at every stage of treatment, including...

2014-07-03 00:20:55

Dr. Shirin Towfigh of the Beverly Hills Hernia Center cautions against discounting a hernia as a cause of abdominal or groin pain for males and females. LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concluding that outpatient diagnostic errors affect one of every 20 U.S. adults, a recent study stresses the need for more specialized examinations for hernias, particularly for women, suggests Dr. Shirin Towfigh of the Beverly Hills Hernia Center. Many cases of abdominal discomfort or groin...

2014-06-27 20:21:40

A hernia can occur in anyone, but with a far higher rate of diagnosis in males, the Beverly Hills Hernia Center urges men to watch out for signs and symptoms of hernias LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the preeminent hernia specialist in the Western United States, Dr. Shirin Towfigh has diagnosed and treated a number of patients through incisional hernia surgery and other cutting-edge techniques. Though a hernia can form in anyone, Dr. Towfigh reminds her patients that...

2014-05-29 20:23:08

Thanks to the skill of Dr. Towfigh at the Beverly Hills Hernia Center, the risk of suffering from dangerous hernia complications are greatly reduced. LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As burdensome as a hernia can be, the long-term, potentially severe hernia complications can prove far worse. That's why it's important for those suffering from a hernia - or even those who are at high risk of developing a hernia make an appointment for hernia surgery from a committed, highly skilled...

2014-05-27 16:25:48

Proper hernia detection takes a skilled specialist like Dr. Shirin Towfigh at the Beverly Hills Hernia Center. LOS ANGELES, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If asked, "What is a hernia?" most people would vaguely explain that a hernia involves discomfort in the abdomen or groin. While this is often true, the reality is that there are many types of hernias and many potential symptoms as well. That's why the work of hernia doctor Shirin Towfigh at the Beverly Hills Hernia Center has proven so...

2014-05-08 16:25:58

Dr. Towfigh at Beverly Hills Hernia Center can find and treat incisional hernias and other maladies that other medical specialists cannot. LOS ANGELES, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Beverly Hills Hernia Center, individuals suffering from hernias receive impeccable medical aid thanks to the renowned expertise of Dr. Shirin Towfigh - the only surgeon in the Western United States who is entirely dedicated to hernia treatment and prevention. Through state-of-the-art methods like CT...

2014-04-25 23:03:12

The Best Los Angeles Pain Management Clinic, Southern California Pain Institute, Now Offering Cutting Edge Minimally Invasive Treatment for Herniated Discs and Sciatica. Percutaneous Discectomy now being offered for patients suffering from bulging lumbar discs. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 The Best Los Angeles Pain Management Clinic, Southern California Pain Institute, Now Offering Cutting Edge Minimally Invasive Treatment for Herniated Discs and Sciatica. Percutaneous...

2014-04-15 16:28:18

40 States and the U.S. Senate proclaim awareness for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, a little known birth defect that strikes hundreds of babies each year in the United States. RALEIGH, N.C., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the first small event on April 19th, a parade in Raleigh, North Carolina in 2011, the organization's efforts have grown exponentially with other charity members of the Alliance of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Organizations (ACDHO). On April 7, 2014, once...

2014-04-04 12:27:05

AMIRIM, Israel, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Via Surgical Ltd. [http://www.viasurgical.com ], a leading developer of hernia mesh fixation technologies, today announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance to commercialize FasTouchTM. FasTouch fixation system is intended for fixation of prosthetic material to soft tissues in various minimally invasive and open surgical procedures such as hernia repairs. The FasTouch delivers uniquely designed suture-like...


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