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Hi, I'm New Here

My name is Katy, and I’m a plastic surgery physician assistant. I hang my hat on a lot of other great things too. I’m a veteran of the United States Air Force. 318 more words

April 2018 #PRSJournalClub Wrap-Up: "Factors Affecting Women's Success in Academic and Private Practice Plastic Surgery"

by Marten N. Basta, MD (@martenbasta)
Plastic Surgery Resident, Brown University, Providence, RI

The April edition of #PRSJournalClub provided an excellent discussion of an important topic in Plastic Surgery in the PRS article entitled “Factors Affecting Women’s Success in Academic and Private Practice Plastic Surgery” by Shah, Haws, and Kalliainen.  518 more words

Plastic Surgery

It Doesn't End Until the Fat Scar Sings (or Flattens Out or Just Doesn't Become One)

by Or Friedman, MD (@Friedman_MD)

“Doctor, it won’t leave a scar, right?” Well, ma’am, it will. But…

Scars are an essential part of the wound healing process. 663 more words

Plastic Surgery

Effective Non Surgical Options for Skin Rejuvenation

Nonsurgical skin tightening procedures have become very popular in recent years. This popularity can be attributed to providing a noninvasive solution for tightening the skin and improving its quality without all of the issues that go along with surgical procedures. 704 more words

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Man, I feel like a woman!

It may be a little premature, But man, I feel like a woman!  Last week I had reconstructive surgery for the second time.  Why you ask?   179 more words

March 2018 #PRSJournalClub Wrap-Up: Evaluation of Acellular Dermal Matrix Efficacy in Prosthesis-Based Breast Reconstruction

by Kyle Sanniec, MD, MHA (@drkylesanniec)
Plastic Surgery Resident
University of Texas Southwestern

The March edition of #PRSJournalClub provided a wonderful opportunity to discuss the PRS article “Evaluation of Acellular Dermal Matrix Efficacy in Prosthesis-Based Breast Reconstruction” by Sobti, Ji, Brown, Cerudo Jr, Colwell, Winograd, Austen Jr, and Liao. 520 more words

Plastic Surgery