If you are considering having or have recently had a cosmetic surgery procedure, you may have been asked to quit smoking before your surgery. Smoking increases the chance of problems during surgery, including slow wound [...]
Here are some facts about breast cancer: 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime during their life. Approximately 250,000 women will be treated for breast cancer each year. Today, it is [...]
Breast cancer is an extremely terrifying and heartbreaking disease and it can leave you feeling both emotionally and physically altered. Breasts are a significant part of the female body, and removing them can be devastating. [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AI9tfipX5oU Associated Plastic Surgeons patient, Debbie is the national spokesperson for Lee Denim Day. Lee Denim Day began in 1996. Employees can donate $5.00 to wear jeans to work for a day in October. The [...]
BRA Day USA is October 17th. BRA stands for Breast Reconstruction Awareness. 7 out of 10 patients who have breast cancer are not informed of the options for breast reconstruction. The American Society of Plastic [...]
A New Years-esque countdown of a few of our favorite things. Reward yourself with relaxation and a new you. Ideas for every price range.
Dr. Young was featured on the KMBC News at 5:00 Friday October 8, 2010. The story was about breast cancer and breast reconstruction. To view the story click here. APS encourages women to observe Breast [...]
As Breast Cancer Awareness month comes to a close, I wanted to take a moment to share a personal triumph of our very own patient, Brandi Palmer. Brandi is one of the great breast cancer [...]