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October 22, 2018
 

Panel: Options in Breast Reconstruction for Breast Cancer Patients


News from the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program
October 23, 2018
Contact: Lyn Dobrin, 516-997-8545

Panel: Options in Breast Reconstruction for Breast Cancer Patients

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is presenting a free educational forum–Reconstruction—Know Your Options– on Tuesday, November 27th from 6 to 8 pm at Adelphi University’s Alumni House in Garden City.

“Addressing the emotional component is a critical part of the healing process in mastectomy and breast reconstruction,” says panelist Mollie Sugarman, clinical director of the Patient Empowerment Program of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, PC. Joining her on the panel is plastic surgeon Dr. Ron Israeli, also of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and plastic surgeon Dr. Noel Natoli of Long Island Plastic Surgical Group. Both Dr. Natoli and Dr. Israeli specialize in breast reconstruction. Providing the point of view of the patients are Anne Hogan, a reconstruction patients of Dr. Natoli, and Lucienne Colombo, a reconstruction patient of Dr. Israeli.

This event is supported by grants from The Plastic Surgery Foundation and Sientra Full Circle.

This event is free but reservations are required. Call 516-877-4325 to register. Or email breastcancerhotline@adelphi.edu.

 

 

 

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