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February 22, 2019

“You Look Like a Movie Star” — A Bride-to-Be Gets Glowing Skin for her Wedding Day

When Kristin’s boyfriend of five years proposed, she was shocked — in a good way. “We had discussed and sort of dismissed the idea of getting married in the past,” said Kristin. “It really wasn’t important to either one of us, I thought! We were living together happily, he was an active step-father to myRead More…

January 18, 2019

Just Diagnosed with Breast Cancer: What Comes Next?

A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming, your mind racing with questions about treatment options. You are not alone in your feelings, fears or questions. One in eight women in the United States is expected to develop breast cancer at some point in her life, and there are currently more than 3 million breast cancerRead More…

January 18, 2019

Breast Implants: 101

Aging, hormone changes, childbirth and breastfeeding can dramatically impact the shape and firmness of breasts. Perhaps you have noticed that your breasts don’t sit as high as they once did, they feel deflated or maybe you have had surgery that has altered the appearance of your breasts. From creating voluptuous curves to rebuilding after aRead More…

December 29, 2018

Breast Implants 101: What Are the Right Implants for Me?

Aging, hormone changes, childbirth and breastfeeding can dramatically impact the shape, size and firmness of your breasts. Perhaps you’ve always wanted a fuller bust, or you’ve noticed your breasts don’t sit as high as they once did. Perhaps your breasts feel deflated, or maybe you’ve had surgery that has altered their appearance. From creating voluptuousRead More…

December 5, 2018

Is Hybrid Breast Reconstruction Right for You?

After a breast cancer diagnosis, many patients seek breast reconstruction to reflect their restored health. Breast reconstruction can be a critical step in moving forward, but how do you know which type of procedure is the right choice for you? In some situations, a combination of reconstruction techniques, also known as hybrid breast reconstruction, mayRead More…

November 28, 2018

Staff Picks – Skincare Products We Love: SkinCeuticals’ Vitamin C Serum

This blog is written by Sandy Lanier, PA-C who specializes in all things skincare including injectables, lasers, chemical peels, microneedling, and other non-surgical aesthetic treatments. It is part of our Staff Picks Series, where we highlight the medical-grade skincare products that our staff and providers use and love. With the multitude of Vitamin C serums on the market,Read More…

November 27, 2018

APEX Flap vs. DIEP Flap Reconstruction — Is There a Difference?

Recently, our practice received questions from a breast cancer patient about a seemingly “new” type of living tissue breast reconstruction, coined the “APEX flap.” But is the procedure any different from the DIEP flap breast reconstruction Dr. Christine Fisher routinely performs? Below, she answers this question. What is APEX Flap Breast Reconstruction and How DoesRead More…

November 26, 2018

Who Are Candidates for Hybrid Breast Reconstruction?

The decision to have breast reconstruction following a mastectomy is a personal one. For some women, the experience of losing one or both breasts can feel as devastating as receiving the cancer diagnosis. Many opt to have breast reconstruction to return to a feeling of wholeness and to reflect their restored health. Those who doRead More…

October 9, 2018

State-of-the-Art Breast Surgery Center Opens in Austin

Dr. Christine Fisher Observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month at New Location Austin, TX — Renowned breast reconstruction surgeon Dr. Christine Fisher has a new location in Austin, just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. As a plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, Dr. Fisher spends much ofRead More…

October 2, 2018

RevitaLash Special – Breast Cancer Awareness Month