Board Certified Surgeon, Specializing in Oncologic Surgery of the Breast MONMOUTH MEDICAL CENTER
WEforum Health and Wellness Conference 2016
DR. MANPREET KOHLI – Board Certified Surgeon, Specializing in Oncologic Surgery of the Breast
Monmouth Medical Center
Big or Small, Save Them All: the Truth About Breast Cancer and Reconstruction
Wednesday, April 20th 9:00-9:45 AM – Promenade 1
The panelists of experts will discuss the prevalence of breast cancer today, the advances in treatment, touch on modifiable vs non modifiable risk factors, and segway into the management of high-risk patients (including BRCA carriers) and the role of preventative surgery. The panelists will also discuss reconstructive options following breast surgery, whether for cancer or prophylactic.
The learner will be able to examine the process of breast reconstruction: implants and soft tissue construction.
The learner will be able to discuss advancements in breast cancer treatments that have occurred, allowing individualized care.
Manpreet K. Kohli, M.D. is a fellowship trained breast surgeon who specializes in the comprehensive care of breast disease and the surgical management of breast cancer. She received her general surgery training at Monmouth Medical Center, where she was awarded the Cyril. S. Arvanitis Memorial Award, presented to the Chief resident who epitomizes virtues of dependability, efficiency, and promptness in the conduct of their work—virtues she continues to uphold today. She received subspecialty training from Mount Sinai St. Luke’s-Roosevelt and New York Beth Israel Medical Center, in breast surgical oncology. She is board certified with the American Board of Surgery and her professional memberships include the American College of Surgeons, Surgical Society of Oncology, American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Society of Women Surgeons, and American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Kohli’s advanced training allows her to treat women using the latest technology and provide state of the art care that is individualized for each of her unique patients. At Monmouth, Dr. Kohli is part of the region’s finest multidisciplinary team who strive to provide the highest level of comprehensive and compassionate breast care.