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PRMA Center for Advanced Breast Reconstruction Joins BRAVE Coalition in Celebrating BRAVE Day

BRAVE (Breast Restoration AdVocacy Education) Day aims to educate individuals on their breast reconstruction options and rights after breast cancer.

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A Year In Review

2018 has been an incredible year at PRMA Plastic Surgery! This past year we have opened two new clinic locations, welcomed new staff to the team, began performing new lymphedema treatment procedures and set a new practice record for autologous flap breast reconstruction procedures performed in a year—701!!

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Happy Holidays from PRMA

In the true spirit of the season, we wish you peace and joy and the gifts of love, friendship and good health. Season's greetings with all the best for the New Year from all of us at PRMA Plastic Surgery.

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PRMA Breaks Record for Number of Flaps Performed in One Month

We've done it again! For the second time this year, PRMA Plastic Surgery has set a record for number of DIEP flap breast reconstruction procedures performed in one month!

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PRMA Expands, Providing Safe Plastic Surgery Options to Laredo, Texas

Leading breast center is expanding their cosmetic surgery and breast reconstruction expertise to Laredo, Texas.

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PRMA Expands, Providing Lymphedema Surgery and Breast Reconstruction Options to Corpus Christi

Leading breast center is expanding their lymphedema surgery and breast reconstruction expertise to Corpus Christi, Texas.

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HAPPY BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH FROM PRMA!

A huge THANK YOU to Dr. Gary Arishita for 10 years of rebuilding lives after breast cancer at PRMA Plastic Surgery!

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Breast Reconstruction Words of Wisdom

Planning for breast reconstruction can feel overwhelming. Not knowing what to expect or how to prepare for surgery can lead to undue stress. We reached out to a wonderful group of ladies and had them share their best tips for before, during and after breast reconstruction surgery.

Read PRMA's September 2018 Newsletter
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Everything You Need To Know About Seromas

Seromas typically appear several days following surgery. They can also appear several weeks later after surgical drains have been removed. The first sign of a seroma is a lump or bulge under the skin near the surgery site. The lump may be tender to the touch, but often are not painful. In larger seromas, fluid may drain from the incision site.

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Patients Asking Patients About DIEP Flap Reconstruction

For every patient considering breast reconstruction there are many questions and concerns. We strongly encourage our patients to connect with others who have completed their breast reconstruction journeys for personal insight and encouragement!

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PRMA Performs Record Breaking 74 Free Flap Breast Reconstruction Procedures in May

PRMA Plastic Surgery is excited to announce we have completed a record breaking 74 free flap breast reconstruction procedures for the month of May! This makes PRMA one of very few breast reconstruction centers in the world to perform such a high number of flaps in one month.

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Journal of Microsurgery

Deep Inferior Epigastric Lymph Node Basin: Analys of Novel Donor Site for Lymph Node Transfer

Breast cancer-related extremity lymphedema is a potentially devastating condition. The current study aims at defining the deep inferior epigastric lymph node basin as a novel donor site for VLNT.

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Breast Augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. During the procedure, a saline or silicone implant is placed either above or below the chest muscle resulting in an immediate increase breast size and fullness.

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The San Antonio community gathered together Friday night to support the local non-profit Overcomers in their first annual gala. It was a lovely event featuring a runway show honoring men who have impacted the breast cancer community in a positive way. The male honorees were nominated by their patients and loved ones.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a 23andMe test that screens for breast and ovarian cancer genes. This is an exciting advancement for health empowerment, however before ordering this at-home genetic test there are a few things you should know.

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PRMA Plastic Surgery Performs Record Breaking 7,500th Microsurgical Free Flap Breast Reconstruction

Leading breast reconstruction center hits milestone, completing 7,500th microsurgical free flap procedure

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