Breast Surgery

Is oncoplastic reconstruction really necessary? Dr. Anne Peled explains why her answer is... Show more
Is oncoplastic reconstruction really necessary? Dr. Anne Peled explains why her answer is always yes. In her presentation, she’ll discuss how to obtain improved aesthetic and psychological outcomes with oncoplastic surgery, as well as the key Level I concepts of aesthetic scar placement, marking the tumor bed and closing a lumpectomy defect. Dr. Peled outlines factors to consider in evaluating a patient for oncoplastic reconstruction, planning for Level I vs. Level II procedures and BioZorb® marker vs. surgical clips for marking the tumor bed.
Dr. Valerie Gorman discusses the history of localization and shares clinical experience with... Show more
Dr. Valerie Gorman discusses the history of localization and shares clinical experience with the advantages and disadvantage of different options.  Additionally, she describes the LOCalizer™ Wire-free Guidance System and introduces its components, functionality and workflow enhancements based on RFID localization.
Five renowned breast surgeons discuss trends in breast surgery, such as offering more advanced... Show more
Five renowned breast surgeons discuss trends in breast surgery, such as offering more advanced techniques in breast preservation that may improve the quality of life, optimizing surgical outcomes with better cosmesis, and a surgeon’s role in making radiation planning easier and more effective for long term health. The benefits of pre-operative tumor localization using RFID will also be discussed.