Survive and Live Well

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012–Dr Mia Talmor

Dr. Mia Talmor MD, F.A.C.S, Associate Professor of ClinicalSurgery-WeillCornellMedicalCollege, specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery. She offers the most technologically advanced procedures available to enhance the appearance and self-esteem of her patients. Dr. Talmor is the first female surgeon appointed to the full-time faculty of the Division of Plastic Surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Talmor is one of the few double Board certified surgeons in the country. She is a diplomat of both The American Board of Surgery, as well as of The American Board of Plastic Surgery, having completed the recertification process with both Boards in 2011. Dr. Talmor was most recently inducted to The American Association of Plastic Surgeons, representing an elite group of academic plastic surgeons throughout the country.

In addition to her excellence as a plastic surgeon, Dr. Talmor has distinguished herself in the scientific community through her research, scientific presentations and publications. She has received numerous prestigious grants and awards from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The American College of Surgeons, The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, The New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, as well as from the National Institutes of Health. In September of 2010, Dr. Talmor became the president of The New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons, which represents 180 board- certified plastic surgeons in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Her most recent research focuses on new techniques in breast reconstruction, safety issues related to cosmetic surgery, as well as on new technologies.

Dr Talmor will talk about the most recent controversies in new reconstructive techniques, so you don’t want to miss this show if you are facing breast cancer surgery.

You can listen live to the show on the All Cancer Network at Tuesday June 19th, at 1pm EST.