Category Archives: Breast Reconstruction
Saturday, September 5th, 2020
At the upcoming NYU Breast Cancer 101 Webinar on October 9, Dr Choi will speak on breast reconstruction for patients undergoing lumpectomy. Lumpectomy patients can also benefit from reconstructive surgery to avoid having a defect in the breast or to have breast reduction and lift at the same time.
Thursday, October 30th, 2014
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. It’s a perfect time to discuss options for breast reconstruction following mastectomy. Countless studies have shown that women post-mastectomy are underwhelmingly uneducated about the options available to them for breast reconstruction. To follow is a brief overview of different methods of breast reconstruction that you should discuss with your…
Monday, June 10th, 2013
Dr. Karp presented his and Dr. Choi’s data on fat grafting in the International Society for Plastic and Regenerative Surgery in Berlin Germany on June 8, 2013. The talk was well received. Dr. Karp is a member of the society.
Drs. Choi and Karp publish article on Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction for Nipple Sparing Mastectomy
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Drs. Choi and Karp publish an article on Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction for Nipple Sparing Mastectomy in the February issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Drs Choi and Karp published the article ” The volumetric Analysis of Fat Graft Survival in Breast Reconstruction” In the February edition of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Saturday, September 29th, 2012
Drs Choi and Karp’s research on fat graft survival was presented today at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting in Boston, Massachusetts. The research showed that fat gratfing to the radiated and non-radiated breasts have the same survival rate long-term.
Wednesday, September 26th, 2012
On September 27, 2012 Dr. Karp will present the NYU experience with Acellular Dermal Matrix in Breast reconstruction at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting in Boston at the Intercontinental Hotel
Drs Karp and Choi write article on Nipple-sparing mastectomy and reconstruction through lateral scar
Monday, September 5th, 2011
The Lateral Inframammary Fold Incision for Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Outcomes from Over 50 Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstructions. Keith M. Blechman, MD, Chaya Levovitz, BA, Amber A. Guth, MD, Deborah M. Axelrod, MD, Richard L. Shapiro, MD, Mihye Choi, MD, Nolan S. Karp, MD. New York University, New York, NY, USA. BACKGROUND: Nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) is rapidly…
Monday, August 15th, 2011
…I had my first encounter with BC when my paternal grandma [aka grammie] died at the age 0f 52. I was 10 years old and the “C” word was like the forbidden “F” word, never spoken. My maternal grandmother had died when i was 5, but thats about all i remember of her. …My mom’s…
Monday, August 16th, 2010
Dr. Karp was featured in an article that was published in the magazine News & Views of the NYU Langone Medical Center.