MD, FACS, Attending Plastic Surgeon MONMOUTH MEDICAL CENTER
WEforum Health and Wellness Conference 2016
DR. NEGIN GRIFFITH – MD, FACS, Attending Plastic Surgeon
Monmouth Medical Center
Big or Small, Save Them All: The Truth About Breast Cancer and Reconstruction
Wednesday, April 20th 9:00-9:45 PM – 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.
Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh
Surgical Residency: University of Pittsburgh
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh