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Dr. C Medical Doctor

San Antonio, Texas
Board certified plastic surgeon specializing in breast reconstruction after breast cancer.
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TRAM Flap vs DIEP Flap: What's the Difference? by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Up until a few years ago, the TRAM flap was the gold standard in breast reconstruction after mastectomy. The TRAM has now been surpassed by the DIEP flap for that honor. F ... Read on »
Are you a DIEP Flap candidate? by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer The DIEP flap procedure has rapidly become the "gold standard" in breast reconstruction today. While not every woman is a candidate for DIEP flap surgery, many are turned aw ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-29 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Any of you "breast... | Facebook Any of you "breast reconstruction vets" have words of encouragement for Phyllis? She's starting her reconstruction... http://bit.ly ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-28 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer "The secret of... | Facebook "The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage". Safe Memorial Weekend to all. http://bit.ly/bwH3z3 Read on »
Links for 2010-05-27 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction - Frequently Asked Questions More info on #DIEP flap surgery - http://www.prma-enhance.com/index.cfm/PageID/1829 Finding an... ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-25 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Breast #cancer is... | Facebook Breast #cancer is more likely to be missed in dense breasts. Do you have dense #breasts? http://bit.ly/9uszzl Do you smoke? If. ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-24 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Breast... | Facebook Breast reconstruction and a thigh lift at the same time. http://bit.ly/cGKxso We're doing... | Facebook We're doing bilateral DIEP flap ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-21 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Self Breast Exam -... | Facebook Self Breast Exam - Why it's important and how to do it. http://bit.ly/axFwii Read on »
Self Breast Exam - Why it's important and how to do it. by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer From their 20's onwards, women should know how their breasts look and feel normally and report any breast changes to their doctor as soon as they are found. Finding somethin ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-20 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Want to know more... | Facebook Want to know more about DIEP flap breast reconstruction? Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions. http://bit.ly/cZrM ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-19 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Senator Vitter has... | Facebook Senator Vitter has asked Secretary Sebelius to remove the controversial breast cancer screening recommendations... http://bit.ly/ag ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-17 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer A new week begins,... | Facebook A new week begins, full of fresh experiences to enjoy and new challenges to overcome. Have a great week everyone! http://bit.ly/cGf ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-14 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Have a great... | Facebook Have a great weekend everyone. For those of you in San Antonio stay dry... http://www.facebook.com/PRMAplasticsurgery/posts/1170560349979 ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-13 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer #DIEP flap breast... | Facebook #DIEP flap breast reconstruction before and after pictures - real patient results after DIEP flap surgery. http://bit.ly/dA96cB ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-12 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Recent U.S.... | Facebook Recent U.S. Preventive Services Taskforce guidelines on Mammograms already being used to restrict access to breast... http://bit.ly/9huskW ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-11 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer How much does... | Facebook How much does #breast reconstruction cost? What you should know ahead of time. http://bit.ly/9R5lp8 Read on »
Links for 2010-05-10 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Have you looked... | Facebook Have you looked into DIEP flap surgery only to be told you were NOT a candidate? What reasons were you given? http://bit.ly/axgBBa ... Read on »
How Much Does Breast Reconstruction Cost? by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer The two most common questions among breast cancer patients considering breast reconstruction are "how much does breast reconstruction cost?" and "will my insurance cover it? ... Read on »
Links for 2010-05-09 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer We never know the... | Facebook We never know the love of a parent until we become parents ourselves.... Happy Mother's Day! http://bit.ly/9E1Iye Read on »
Links for 2010-05-07 [del.icio.us] by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer It's official... as... | Facebook It's official... as of May 5th, PRMA has performed over 3,000 DIEP flap breast reconstructions. Great job everyone! http://bit.ly/ ... Read on »