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HOUSTON WOMAN MAGAZINE RELEASES SPECIAL EDITION FEATURING HOUSTON’S 50 MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN OF 2020-21

HOUSTON WOMAN MAGAZINE RELEASES SPECIAL EDITION FEATURING HOUSTON’S 50 MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN OF 2020-21

Posted September 26, 2022 in Dr. Aldona Spiegel, News

Aldona J. Spiegel, Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery for the Department ofSurgery, Institute for Reconstructive Surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital,Weill Cornell Medical College has been named one of “Houston’s 50 MostInfluential Women of 2020-21” by Houston Woman Magazine.Each of the honorees was nominated for inclusion on the “50 Women” list by areader of Houston Woman Magazine […]

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Women in Medicine Fashion Show

Women in Medicine Fashion Show

Posted September 23, 2022 in Community, Events

Dr. Spiegel was invited along with a prestigious group of women best known for their impressive careers in the medical field to participate in the Arts of Healing Foundation Women in Medicine annual fashion show this year.  This event celebrates the iconic women of Houston’s world-renowned medical community.  We were proud of Dr. Spiegel as […]

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Silicone Breast Implant Ultrasound

Silicone Breast Implant Ultrasound

Posted August 09, 2022 in Reconstruction

Breast implants are FDA-approved devices and are an important option for breast reconstruction and breast augmentation. Silicone implants are closely monitored by the FDA to ensure safety. Although the risk of implant rupture is relatively low over the lifetime of the device, implant screening is a priority to ensure implant safety. Currently, the FDA recommends […]

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Trends In Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Trends In Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Posted March 23, 2021 in Uncategorized

Breast reconstruction procedures have advanced over the past decade, allowing patients more than ever the freedom of choice. From a surgeon’s perspective, the more choices we have the better we can tailor the operation to the patient. I would like to share some of the trends in breast reconstruction and how these advances in the […]

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Reconstruction Options

Reconstruction Options

Posted February 26, 2021 in Uncategorized

My personal approach for breast reconstruction after risk reduction mastectomy is primarily to educate the patient as to the best estimate of their risk, the ramifications of the reconstructive options, as well as exploring their personal psychological viewpoint on this choice. Most patients have fears and anxieties that need to be discussed to help them […]

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PINK RETREAT

PINK RETREAT

Posted May 07, 2020 in Support Group

Dr. Spiegel welcomed everyone to the Pink Retreat and thanked them for participating in the event. Everyone agreed it was a great way to meet new friends that share a common bond and who they may not have met otherwise. Lots of great information was gained on Nutrition, General Wellness, and Lymphedema. The laughter and […]

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Breast Cancer and Survivors Life Celebration

Breast Cancer and Survivors Life Celebration

Posted June 04, 2018 in Community, Events

“We pledge to provide information and support to breast cancer patients who desire restoration that enhances a positive physical and mental vitality so that every survivor lives each day to its fullest.”                                                  […]

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Breast Cancer Center Programs

Breast Cancer Center Programs

Posted May 29, 2018 in Community, Reconstruction

If you haven’t heard already, I wanted to be sure you know about the great programs Houston Methodist Hospital Cancer Center has put together at no cost to help support you through your breast cancer journey.  They include a guided tour at a local grocery to learn more about healthy food choices, a beauty workshop […]

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Ladies Night Out:  Positively Pink for Breast Health

Ladies Night Out: Positively Pink for Breast Health

Posted September 22, 2017 in Community, Events, Reconstruction

Houston Methodist Breast Care Center  and Houston Methodist Cancer Center are hosting a ladies night out, Positively Pink for Breast Health at Hotel ZaZa on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 6-8pm.  Please join Drs. Luz Venta, Breast Radiologist, Tejal Patel, Breast Medical Oncologist, Sherry Lim, Breast Surgeon and Aldona Spiegel, Breast Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon for […]

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Healthy Food Information & Store Tour

Healthy Food Information & Store Tour

Posted September 22, 2017 in Community, Events, Reconstruction

Houston Methodist Cancer Center Survivorship Series  Whole Foods Market on Kirby Join the oncology team at Houston Methodist Hospital and fellow cancer survivors for a store tour to learn about smart food shopping and healthy eating choices. Learn how to choose and shop for foods that are fresh and healthy to support your well-being. Sample […]

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