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27

Aug

Breast Cancer Doesn’t Just Happen in October

Published: August 27, 2015

Breast Cancer Doesn’t Just Happen in October There was recently a very interesting Q+A published in the NY Times about long term significance of Ductal Carcinoma in situ (DCIS), partiularly in light of the findings of a new outcomes study assessing surgical treatment of DCIS. The study is an attempt to identify if DCIS is … Continue reading Breast Cancer Doesn’t Just Happen in October

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27

Aug

Treatment of sensory problems after surgical weight loss surgery (which may apply to chemotherapy patients)

Published: August 27, 2015

Treatment of sensory problems after surgical weight loss surgery (which may apply to chemotherapy patients) I just read an interesting article in Bariatric Times, a publication of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, for which I am on the Editorial Advisory Board. An article by Natalia Bodunaova et al describes a case of sensory problems … Continue reading Treatment of sensory problems after surgical weight loss surgery (which may apply to chemotherapy patients)

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17

Aug

Mommy Makeover Tummy Tuck

Published: August 17, 2015

Mommy Makeover Tummy Tuck The rest of your life can be the best of your life! I had a lovely experience reconstructing the abdomen of a 20-something year old young woman who lost 50 lbs. After all of her hard work, including a serious diet and an exercise regimen, she was left with significant overhanging … Continue reading Mommy Makeover Tummy Tuck

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17

Aug

KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals Announces US Availability of KYBELLA

Published: August 17, 2015

Q+A on the latest FDA-approved non-invasive cosmetic treatment Kybella KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals Announces US Availability of KYBELLA™ – First FDA-Approved Injectable Treatment for “Double Chin” – Through KYBELLA™ Trained Physicians June 19, 2015 Westlake Village, Calif., June 19, 2015 — KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: KYTH) today announced the U.S. availability of KYBELLA™ (deoxycholic acid) injection, the … Continue reading KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals Announces US Availability of KYBELLA

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13

Jul

Dr. Shermak provides her expertise on Breast Reduction for Young Female Athletes and Men in “His and Hers” in Style Magazine!

Published: July 13, 2015

Dr. Shermak provides her expertise on Breast Reduction for Young Female Athletes and Men in “His and Hers” in Style Magazine! Style JulyAug15 His&Hers

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23

Jun

Preparing for the Big Day: Looking your Best!

Published: June 23, 2015

Preparing for the Big Day: Looking your Best! Wedding day is all about celebrating one life’s most meaningful, and is the official start to creating more meaningful future life events. Whether you are the bride, groom, or parent of the bride or groom, you will spend the day with those most important to you, with … Continue reading Preparing for the Big Day: Looking your Best!

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22

Apr

Sientra Shaped Implants

Published: April 22, 2015

Sientra Shaped Implants

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22

Sep

For Dr. Shermak’s patients and friends celebrating the Rosh Hashanah holiday this week

Published: September 22, 2014

For Dr. Shermak’s patients and friends celebrating the Rosh Hashanah holiday this week

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15

Sep

BREAST CANCER DOESN’T JUST HAPPEN IN OCTOBER

Published: September 15, 2014

BREAST CANCER DOESN’T JUST HAPPEN IN OCTOBER I just returned from the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting in Providence, Rhode Island. I had the distinct honor of participating in a breast reconstruction panel moderated by Dr. Sumner Slavin of Beth Israel-Deaconess Hospital in Boston. My co-panelists included Dr. Amy Colwell from Massachusetts General Hospital … Continue reading BREAST CANCER DOESN’T JUST HAPPEN IN OCTOBER

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