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Designing a Flexible Approach to Breast Reconstruction

Methodology The Research and Education

Magazine of Houston Methodist

Spring 2019

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Breast reconstruction using your own tissue

Good Morning TVN, Live Television

TVN Television

May 2018


A Breast Reconstruction will Allow Sensitivity

Health Barcelona

El Punt Avui

March 8, 2018

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Women with breast cancer can already recover chest sensitivity

Ara.cat

Societat

March 7, 2018

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Sensitivity in Breast Reconstructed after Cancer

Sant Pau Regains

elPeriodico

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A new technique allows recovery of sensitivity in reconstructed breast after cancer

ABC Catalonia

March 7, 2018

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Houston Methodist Facebook Video

Expert answers from a breast medical oncologist and plastic reconstructive surgeon

October 2017


Nipple Sparing Mastectomy

Houston Methodist

Video

July 15, 2017

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After Mastectomy, an unexpected blow: Numb New Breasts

The New York Times

January 30, 2017

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A struggle that does not end

Estilo Magazine

November 2016


Life after Lumpectomy

Ivanhoe Broadcast News

December 2, 2015


Advancements in Breast Reconstruction

Prime International Anti-Ageing Journal

October 7, 2014

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Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Breast Reconstruction

Twitter Chat, #LBBCchat

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Plastic Surgery Technique Restores Breast Sensation

Houston Chronicle

September 23, 2013

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Women on the Cutting Edge

The Methodist Hospital Foundation Magazine

Nov. 2012

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Houston Breast Reconstruction Surgeon Advances New Method for sensation Recovery for Breast Cancer Patients

Open PR Worldwide Public Relations.

August 16, 2011

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What Every Woman with Breast Cancer Should Know About Breast Restoration

Leading Medicine
12, No.1. Methodist

September 2, 2010


Breast Reconstruction with Re-Innervation-A Better Alternative to Implants after a Mastectomy

Middle East Health

July 15, 2009

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Flaps & Reconstructive Surgery (DVD).

Wei FC, Mardini S, eds. United States: Saunders, Elsevier; 2009. Superficial Inferior Epigastric Artery (SIEA) Flap for Breast Reconstruction; Chapter 6 (32.08min)

2009


Improved Breast Reconstruction Surgery Available

Texas Medical Center NEWS 23, No.18

October 1, 2002


Health Beat: Revolutionary way to rebuild breasts after cancer

WFMZ-TV

April 22, 2020
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After Mastectomy, an unexpected blow: Numb New Breasts

The New York Times

January 30, 2017
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Advancements in Breast Reconstruction

Prime International Anti-Aging Journal

October 7, 2014

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Plastic Surgery Technique Restores Breast Sensation

Houston Chronicle

September, 2013

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Women on the Cutting Edge

The Methodist Hospital Foundation Magazine

November, 2012

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US News Top Doctor

US News Online

April 2, 2011

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Giving Breast Cancer Patients a Choice

Change Magazine

March 2, 2011

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What Every Woman Should Know About Breast Restoration

September 2, 2010


Breast Reconstruction with Reinnervation – A Better Alternative to Implants After a Mastectomy

Middle East Health

September 2, 2009

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Life With Breast Cancer

Every Day Health

May 14, 2007


Life After Lumpectomy

Smart Woman

January 31, 2004


Improved Breast Reconstruction Surgery Available

The Medical Center News

October 1, 2002


Media

Revolutionary way to rebuild breasts after cancer.

April 2020


Nipple Sparing Mastectomy & Reconstruction.

April 2019


Dr. Spiegel in the News. DIEP/SIEA Flap procedures.

March 2011


Travel

Aesthetic Society Meeting–Virtual Meeting

April 2020
Lecturer, Optimizing Aesthetic and Nipple Sensation in Nipple Sparing Mastectomy
Discussion Participant, Breast Reconstruction-COVID


American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

January 2020
Panelist, Master Series in Microsurgery, Think Big, Act Small: The Building Blocks for Success. Procedural Development. Neurotized Breast Flaps.
Panelist, Improving Aesthetics in Autologous Breast Reconstruction-A Look Beyond Flap Survival and Complication Rates.


Breast Reconstruction, State of the Art 2019, New York, New York

November 2019
Panelist, What is the Best Breast Support Material. ADM Optimized for Pre- Pectoral.
Panelist, Optimization of DIEP Flaps. Neurotization of the DIEP Flap: Technique and Data and Donor
Site Aesthetics.


World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Bologna, Italy

June 2019
Moderator and Panelist, Breast Reconstruction: Variations on the Gold Standard. Aesthetic DIEP Donor Site.
Panelist, AJ DIEP Flap Refinements: Sensation, Speedy, Aesthetics.
Panelist, Evidence in Microsurgery. Controversies in Risk-Reduction Mastectomy.


7th International Breast Symposium. Dusseldorf, Germany

April 2019
Panelist, Reconstruction Radio Therapy
Keynote Lecturer, Sensate Breast Reconstruction


Patagonia Microsurgery Meeting, Puerto Varas, Chile

March 2019
Invited Lecturer, Lymphnode Transfer for Post Mastectomy Lymphedema. Invited Lecturer, Neurotization in Breast Reconstruction
Invited Lecturer, Optimizing the DIEP Flap Donor Site Aesthetics.


XII Central American and Caribbean Congress of Plastic Surgery FILACP, Panama City, Panama

February 2019
Master Keynote Lecturer, Breast Surgery-The New Era in Breast Reconstruction, How to Build a Successful Career in Breast Reconstruction
Panelist, Direct to Implant Prepectoral Reconstruction
Panelist, Innovation–The Cutting Edge Guided by Creativity Upon Adversity, Sensation in Breast Reconstruction


American Society of Plastic Surgeons Special Symposium, Chicago, Illinois

October 2018
Presenter, Evolution of ADM Design for Pre-pectoral Breast Reconstruction


Group for Advancement for Breast Reconstruction, Oslo, Norway

August 2018
Co-Chair, Lecturer. Sensate Breast Reconstruction Refinements of the DIEP Flap Abdominal Donor site. Sensate Breast Reconstruction


5th Breast Care Surgical Excellence Symposium, Hamburg, Germany

May 2018
Panelist, Optimizing Scar Results, new tips and tools
Panelist, Maintaining Nipple Sensation, new tips and tools
Panelist, Biopatch/reduced pain/drain stabilization, new tips and tools.
Presenter, Pre-pectoral Breast Reconstruction, Current Concepts in Breast Reconstruction Surgery


Breast Design Days, Lodz, Poland

May 2018
Lecturer, Restoration of Sensation in the Nipple after Breast Reconstruction. Lecturer, Nipple Areolar Complex Reconstruction
Lecturer, Free Flaps in Breast Reconstruction
Chair, Free Flaps/Microsurgery in Breast Reconstruction


14th Congress of the European Federation of Societies for Microsurgery, Belgrade

May 2018
Panelist, Lymph Node Transfer with Bipedicled Diep Flaps, Instructional Course Panelist, Sensate Breast Reconstruction


Barcelona Breast Meeting, Barcelona, Spain

March 2018
Panelist, Anonymous Challenging Case in Breast Surgery from the Audience for the Masters
Panelist, Mosba Championship. Building Bridges with the Knowledge Chair, Fat Grafting Update in Breast Reconstruction
Panelist, Sensate Breast Reconstruction, My Results
Lecturer, How to Build a Successful Career in Breast Reconstruction


American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Phoenix, Arizona

January 2018
Judge, 2018 Best Case/Best Save Competition
Panelist, Women’s Microsurgery Group. Work, Life Balance or Juggling Act?
Panelist, Beauty and the Breast: Intraoperative and Secondary Considerations to Optimize the Aesthetics of Breast Reconstruction
Panelist, Sense and Sensibility: Sensory Reinnervation of the Breast.
Lecturer, Optimizing Reconstructive Microsurgery with Thromboelastography and Intraoperative Heparin


Cancer Hospital Fudan University, Shanghai, China

October 2017
Lecturer, Refinements in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction


Peking University People’s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing, China

October 2017
Lecturer, Sensory Innervation in Autologous Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reconstruction & Treatment of Axillary Dissection Arm Lymphedema. USA vs. China


Houston Methodist Breast Cancer Center and Houston Methodist Cancer Center, Hotel Zaza, Houston, Texas

October 2017
Lecturer, Breast Reconstruction: State of the Art, Ladies Night Out: Positively Pink for Breast Health


American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Meeting, Orlando, Florida

October 2017
Panelist, Implant with Autologous Reconstruction
Lecturer & Panelist, Building a better breast through innovative pre-pectoral techniques
Lecturer, Thromboelastography and Intraoperative Anticoagulation during Reconstructive Microsurgery


Texas Society Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Fort Worth, Texas

September 2017
Lecturer, Routine Thromboelastography and Unfractionated Heparin during Free Tissue Transfer
Lecturer, A Systemic Approach for Salvaging Congested DIEP Flaps During Breast Reconstruction
Lecturer, Refining the rib-sparing Approach to the Internal Mammary Vessels in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction: Keys to Success
Lecturer, Safety of Patients with Factor V Leiden Undergoing Free Tissue Transfer


Combined Meeting of 14th Asian Surgery Symposium and Korean Academic Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Seoul, Korea

June 2017
Lecturer, Breast Reconstruction: Shaping the Ideal Breast


9th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Seoul, Korea

June 2017
Lecturer, Aesthetic Refinements in Autologous Breast Reconstruction


The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

May 2017
Lecturer, How do we raise the bar in Autologous Breast Reconstruction?


Houston Society of Plastic Surgeons, Houston, Texas

May 2017
Lecturer, Autologous Breast Reconstruction: Shaping the Ideal Breast


American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Meeting, Waikoloa, Hawaii

January 2017
Panelist, Optimizing Aesthetics of Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction. Immediate Breast Reconstruction: Shaping the Perfect Breast


American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii

January 16, 2017
Panelist, Immediate Breast Reconstruction: Shaping the Perfect Breast


Breast Reconstruction: State of the Art 2016
New York, New York

November 18-19, 2016
Moderator, Taking Autologous Reconstruction to the next level.
Panelist, Innervation of Autologous Breast Reconstruction.
Panelist, Autologous Breast Reconstruction in the Large/Ptotic Breast


Metropolitano Vivian Pellas Joint Medical Symposium with Houston Methodist Hospital, Managua, Nicaragua

April 15-17, 2016
Invited Lecturer, Options in Reconstructive Breast Surgery


2nd International Symposium of Lymphedema Surgery and Breast Reconstruction, University of Tokyo Program, Tokyo, Japan

April 2, 2016
Invited Lecturer, Stacked DIEP Flap with Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer for Breast Reconstruction.


Musculoskeletal Transplantation Foundation Advanced Surgical Forum, Miami, FL & Napa, CA

March 7, 2016; May 6-7, 2016; October 29, 2016
Invited Lecturer, Evolution/Validation of Shaped FlexHD Pliable Acellular Dermis


Southeastern Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia

January 22-25, 2016
Panelist, Autologous Breast Reconstruction, Refinements in Autologous Breast Reconstruction.
Panelist, Advances in Breast Reconstruction, Nipple Sparing Mastectomy with Composite Breast Reconstruction.
Panelist, Expert Faculty Discussion, Problem Cases.
Panelist, Restoring Sensation; Innervation of DIEP Flaps in Breast Reconstruction.


American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Meeting, Scottsdale, Arizona

January 16, 2016
Panelist, Sensory Innervated Flaps, Innervating DIEP and SIEA Flaps for Breast
Reconstruction; Does it make sense?
Panelist, Beyond the DIEP-TUG/PAP/SIEPA, SIEA Flap.


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