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NYBRA Plastic Surgery Give Thanks After a Successful Giving Tuesday for the American Cancer Society's Making Strides

Giving Thanks After #GivingTuesday

By: The NYBRA Team
November 30, 2022

Thank you for your help! This year, we once again asked you to consider NYBRA’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer team for your Giving Tuesday donation, and you took a stand. We set a Giving Tuesday mini fundraising goal of $1,000. Not only did we reach it, we surpassed it! Thanks to you, we raised […]

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Purchase "Restored" This Black Friday 2022

Give the Gift of “Restored”

By: The NYBRA Team
November 25, 2022

Giving Tuesday has an important place in our hearts, but we understand that there are moments when you want to hand a friend or loved one something tangible. If you are searching for a meaningful gift that still supports a vital cause, remember that “Restored” is still available for purchase! Not only does “Restored” fund […]

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3D Nipple Tattoo: Behind the Scenes with Marnie Rustemeyer, CPCP, AAM

3D Nipple Tattooing: Behind the Scenes

By: Marnie Rustemeyer
November 18, 2022

Nipple areola tattooing is widely known for its ability to create realistic, 3D nipple tattoos for post-mastectomy breast cancer patients and patients who have undergone other types of breast surgery. 3D nipple areola tattoos are a great option for patients after breast surgery where the nipple has been lost or compromised (including top surgery). These […]

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#GivingTuesday Give a Gift, Get a Gift with ACS Making Strides

Giving Tuesday 2022 is November 29th

By: The NYBRA Team
November 16, 2022

#GivingTuesday2022 is on November 29! We are so excited for the upcoming holiday season, and even more excited to kick it off in the spirit of giving. Just under a week after Thanksgiving each year, we celebrate Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global fundraising movement that harnesses the holiday season’s spirit of giving to […]

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Drs. Ron Israeli and Jonathan Bank Plastic Surgery News Magazine Article on Restored Feature

“Restored” Featured in Plastic Surgery News Magazine

By: The NYBRA Team
November 15, 2022

One year ago today, Drs. Ron Israeli and Jonathan Bank shared their project, Restored, with the world in its first gallery exhibition. Restored is a book and art exhibit that tells the stories of twelve breast reconstruction patients from different walks of life. The project aims to provide a complete picture of each of its […]

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NYBRA's Be Informed Lecture Series December 2022 with Dr. Debora Barchilon Embracing the New You

Join Us For “Embracing the New You” on Monday, December 5th

By: The NYBRA Team
November 14, 2022

Join us on for our next lecture as part of our Be Informed Lecture Series. Our guest speaker is: Debora Barchilon, MD Please join us for this educational session on Embracing the New You.       *Registration is required   ABOUT THE SPEAKER As, a board-certified psychiatrist in New York City, Dr. Barchilon specializes […]

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Dr. Jonathan Bank Zoom with Sharsheret: "Restoring Sensation During Breast Reconstruction: It Is An Option For Me?"

Join Dr. Jonathan Bank for “Restoring Sensation During Breast Reconstruction: Is It An Option For Me?”

By: The NYBRA Team
November 10, 2022

Join Dr. Jonathan Bank for “Restoring Sensation During Breast Reconstruction: Is It An Option For Me?” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH 8PM EST via Zoom       *Registration is required   ABOUT THE PROGRAM Breast reconstruction after a diagnosis has come a long way and there are many options to consider. Loss of sensation in the […]

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NYBRA's Dr. David Light and Mollie Sugarman Discuss Breast Cancer Diagnosis with Patients Single and Under 40

Single, Under 40 with Breast Cancer: a Conversation with Mollie Sugarman and Dr. David Light

By: The NYBRA Team
November 7, 2022

The Clinical Director of the Patient Empowerment Program, Mollie Sugarman, and Dr. David Light, kicked off a new project designed to foster and continue conversations about breast cancer in individuals through all walks of life. Their first discussion, “Single, Under 40 with Breast Cancer,” hones in on the unique effects of a cancer diagnosis on […]

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Jennifer's Journey Reaches a Calm with Dr. Jonathan Bank from NYBRA Plastic Surgery

Patient Spotlight: Jenn’s Journey Reaches a Calm

By: The NYBRA Team
November 3, 2022

“My journey is ongoing, and if I can help one person or make somebody feel comfortable listening to my journey, then I was successful,” our patient, Jenn, said. Jenn just celebrated her sixth year as a breast cancer survivor, though her reconstruction journey only recently reached a calm. In 2016, she underwent bilateral mastectomies with […]

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October and the Sea of Pink pink sky and beach

October and the Sea of Pink

By: Mollie Sugarman
November 2, 2022

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is coming to a close here, and I have been so happy to see so many people coming together to share stories and fight for a better future together. However, all this pink is not necessarily for everyone. After two years in which COVID-19 subdued our October activities, the contrast between […]

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