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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.

Read PRMA's May 2018 Newsletter
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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.

Read PRMA's April 2018 Newsletter
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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.

Read PRMA's March 2018 Newsletter
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A study published in Science Translational Medicine reports a new type of gene therapy could protect healthy tissues from the damaging side-effects of radiotherapy after breast cancer treatment.

Read PRMA's February 2018 Newsletter
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Each year the San Antonio Scene Magazine conducts a peer survey to select the top doctors and dentists in San Antonio, Texas. The results of the 2018 surveys have been published and we are honored to see ALL seven of the PRMA surgeons made the cut!

Read PRMA's January 2018 Newsletter
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Although we consider the DIEP flap to be today’s ‘gold standard’ in reconstruction, it is a technique that may not be an option for patients who have had a previous tummy tuck, who do not have adequate abdominal fat, or who want to avoid a scar on their abdomens.

Read PRMA's December 2017 Newsletter
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Patient Controlled Breast Reconstruction Now Offered at PRMA

Patient Controlled Breast Reconstruction Now Offered at PRMA

Read PRMA's November 2017 Newsletter
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Have You Heard About S.Y.S.T.E.R.?

PRMA Plastic Surgery is now offering you the opportunity to use your voice to educate about breast reconstruction with the S.Y.S.T.E.R. Program.

Read PRMA's October 2017 Newsletter
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What Not to Say

It can be difficult to know exactly what to say to a loved one undergoing breast reconstruction to show your support. According to women who have had breast reconstruction, here is what NOT to say and why.

Read PRMA's September 2017 Newsletter
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PRMA Hits New DIEP Flap Record

We are proud to announce we have successfully completed our 7,000th microsurgical free flap breast reconstruction surgery.

Read PRMA's August 2017 Newsletter
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Regaining Sensation Facebook LIVE Event

Join board-certified plastic surgeon, ​Dr. Steven Pisano, LIVE on Facebook August 3rd at 6:30 PM CST for a discussion on regaining breast sensation after mastectomy!

Read PRMA's July 2017 Newsletter
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PRMA and San Antonio Stars Team Up

PRMA Plastic Surgery would like to invite our patients & guests to join us to watch the 2017 San Antonio Stars Breast Health Awareness Game!

Read PRMA's June 2017 Newsletter
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Some Insurance Providers No Longer Require Patients to Wait for Delayed Breast Reconstruction

Most insurance companies no longer require those seeking delayed reconstruction to wait 90 days after mastectomy before surgery.

Read PRMA's May 2017 Newsletter
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Male Breast Cancer - Not a Myth

To bring awareness to this disease, male breast cancer survivors are reaching out now more than ever to educate.

Read PRMA's April 2017 Newsletter
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Diane Shares Her Immediate DIEP Flap Reconstrucion Experience

PRMA's patients are getting involved in the "Selfie-mony" movement and we LOVE it! Listen to Diane's breast reconstruction journey

Read PRMA's March 2017 Newsletter
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We are excited to announce the unveiling of our updated website.

PRMA-enhance.com is a site devoted to increasing awareness and education of advanced breast reconstruction procedures available to any individual who has been impacted by breast cancer.

Read PRMA's February 2017 Newsletter
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