Learn Look Locate’s Ask a Plastic Surgeon Series with Dr. Israeli

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Learn Look Locate is an organization dedicated to promoting critical education for early breast cancer detection. They recently launched their “Ask a Plastic Surgeon” series, featuring NYBRA’s Dr. Ron Israeli. Every month, Dr. Israeli takes on a question about breast reconstruction for Learn Look Locate’s blog, which aims to connect women across the globe and inspire them to take control of their health. See below for the questions he’s answered so far!

What is the difference between breast reconstruction with implants under the muscle or over the muscle?

What is natural tissue breast reconstruction?

How many procedures will I need for my breast reconstruction?

How is it determined if my nipple can be saved at the time of mastectomy?




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Post-Op Infections: a Patient’s Perspective

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Infection is an unfortunate risk of any procedure. Our surgeons take every possible precaution to prevent its occurrence, but sometimes it’s beyond anyone’s control. In…