Real Women, Real Results: A Breast Reconstruction Awareness Event
5:30pm - 8:30pm
October 4th-New Hyde Park, NY: FREE
October 11th-New York, NY: FREE
October 17th-Huntington, NY: FREE
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Many women aren’t aware of the options available for breast reconstruction. Our plastic surgeons are at the forefront of innovation in breast reconstruction, performing 3D microsurgery, robotic mastectomy and reconstruction, lymphatic reconstruction—as well as pioneering work to enhance recovery after breast reconstruction. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we’re hosting events to empower women in their decision-making process. Please join us to learn about the new choices women have to feel whole again after breast surgery. You will have the opportunity to: – Hear from an expert panel of plastic surgeons specializing in advanced breast reconstruction techniques– Learn what considerations are important in making choices about breast reconstruction– Meet with past breast reconstruction patients to hear their stories and see their results– Have your questions answered by our experts and real patients The panel session will be followed by Q&A and a Show and Tell. Light refreshments will be served. Breast Reconstruction Events: October 4th Northwell Health Corporate Office, 2nd Floor Conference Center 200 Marcus Avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11042 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Panelists: Mark Smith, MD (moderator) Director, Reconstructive Oncology Northwell Health Cancer Institute Neil Tanna, MD Associate Program Director, Plastic Surgery Armen Kasabian, MD System Chief of Plastic Surgery, Northwell Health Lyle Leipziger, MD Chief of Plastic Surgery North Shore University Hospital Long Island Jewish Medical Center Adam Perry, MD Chief of Plastic Surgery, Southside Hospital Victor Moon, MD Plastic surgeon October 11th Lenox Hill Hospital, Bruno Lecture Hall 100 East 77th Street New York, NY 10075 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Panelists: Oren Lerman, MD Plastic surgeon Wojciech Dec, MD Plastic surgeon Jennifer Lehman, MD Breast surgeon October 17th Huntington Hospital, Gillies Conference Room 270 Park Avenue Huntington, NY 11743 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Panelists: Mark Smith, MD (moderator) Director, Reconstructive Oncology Northwell Health Cancer Institute Adam Perry, MD Chief of Plastic Surgery, Southside Hospital Erna Busch-Devereaux, MD Breast surgeon Chief, Breast Surgery Alison Mishkit, MD Breast surgeon Joyce Au, MD Breast surgeon We All Tested Positive for BRCA How one family dealt with multiple diagnoses of the breast cancer gene. *Elaine Zeitlin and daughters Faith and Dana are each healthy and happy after facing breast cancer and making informed decisions about their choice of breast reconstruction.