The Value of Collaboration

The Value of Collaboration with Dr. Wise Dr. Wise shares the value of the collaborative team approach used at the Breast Center. From the initial consultation through execution of the surgery, the surgeons and breast surgical oncologists plan and execute each step together in order to provide the best overall outcome for each patient….

Read More

Dr. Trahan Speaks on The Patient Perspective

Dr. Trahan Speaks on The Patient Perspective Dr. Trahan talks about how the patient experience is continually improved by examining the patient perspective. The team at St. Charles Surgical Hospital has an established culture of working together to use that perspective in helping women with both the physical and emotional recovery from breast reconstruction….

Read More

Answers From Dr. Wise About DIEP Flap Reconstruction

Answers From Dr. Wise About DIEP Flap Reconstruction Consultation with physicians at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery involves a lengthy discussion during which an extensive medical history is gathered and a thorough explanation of the options for breast reconstruction are reviewed. This helps us participate in shared decision-making with the patient on what is…

Read More

Battle Scars: New Orleans rising

Battle Scars: New Orleans rising Inside a grand building on historic St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans sits one of the most advanced, state-of-the-art breast reconstruction facilities in the world. Top-tier surgeons hone their craft in a Hospital that could be easily confused with an exclusive hotel. Thandi Fletcher traveled to Louisiana to get a…

Read More