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2012-03-19 23:02:23

Groundbreaking breast reconstruction procedure developed by New Orleans surgeons at The Center for Restorative Breast Surgery New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 Doctors Frank DellaCroce, Scott Sullivan and Christopher Trahan of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery (CRBS) are the pioneers of a groundbreaking new breast reconstruction option. The BODY LIFT Flap (SM) Breast Reconstruction Procedure is one of the most significant technical steps forward in the history of breast...

2010-12-01 13:00:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Marga F. Massey, MD, CLT, FACS, Founder, and Scott Sullivan, MD, FACS, Chief Clinical Investigator, are proud to announce the establishment of the National Institute of Lymphology. As a consortium of academic leaders of lymphedema care dedicated to validated clinical outcomes research in the field of lymphology, the National Institute of Lymphology is poised to find the cure for lymphedema. Lymphedema is a debilitating condition of localized fluid...

2010-10-04 13:12:00

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Two recent studies prove women are not getting the information they need to make informed decisions regarding their post mastectomy reconstruction options. A staggering 7 out of 10 women facing breast cancer are never told of their options, according to a recent report published by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. An additional study released at the 2010 American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBS) Annual Meeting reported that 4 of 5 women do...

2009-09-24 10:51:00

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recently published report by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) there was a 39% increase in breast reconstruction procedures in 2008 over 2007, yet a staggering 70% of breast cancer patients who are eligible for the procedure are not informed of the reconstructive options available to them. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090924/LA80903) Dr. Frank DellaCroce, FACS and Dr. Scott Sullivan, FACS, of the St....

2009-06-18 14:10:00

NEW ORLEANS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. Charles Surgical Hospital (SCSH) is proud to announce it is the first hospital to develop a dedicated and comprehensive lymphedema treatment program complete with trained specialists, therapists, and advanced cutting edge techniques. Drs. Scott Sullivan and Frank DellaCroce, principal surgeons at SCSH and co-founders of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery, have created the first program of its kind in association with Marga F. Massey, MD,...

2008-09-14 03:00:11

By Russell, Judi Local docs specialize in breast surgery More than 180,000 women in the U.S. will face a diagnosis of breast cancer this year the American Cancer Society estimates. Each case will be unique, but doctors who treat the disease say most of these women have one wish in common: to get through their treatment and put the unhappy episode behind them. In the past that desire was difficult to satisfy. Surgery often left women feeling mutilated, with scars where their breasts once...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.