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Breast Cancer Specialist Panel Live Q&A Replay PRMA Plastic Surgery

​Breast Cancer Specialist Panel Live Q&A Replay

Breast Cancer Specialist Panel Live Q&A Replay PRMA Plastic Surgery

Last week we had the honor of participating in and streaming a Breast Cancer specialist panel live question and answer event!

Local women and men, as well as those across the globe, tuned in to ask this team of specialist their breast cancer and breast reconstruction questions.

The specialist panel included:
Dr. Amy Lang – Oncology
Dr. Justin Boatsman – Radiology
Dr. Brittany DeBerry – Breast Surgery
Dr. Steven Pisano – Breast Reconstruction
Rachel Fey-Larsen, PT – Certified Lymphedema Specialist 
Stacy Schuler, RN – Nurse Navigator
Renea Littleton – Certified Mastectomy Fitter

If you missed it, don’t fret! You can catch the replay here!

Local women and men, as well as those across the globe, tuned in to ask this team of specialist their breast cancer and breast reconstruction questions.

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