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Dr. Nahai answers question about breast implants and cancer surveilance

"Do breast implants make it harder to detect breast cancer lumps? I have breast cancer in my family and am considering getting breast implants." Anonymous Patient Anonymous Patient Hello. Not necessarily. You can still have mammograms, ultrasounds, and MRI's as a method of screening and detection for breast cancer with implants in place. There are…
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Scar wars: donuts, lollipops, and anchors for breast lift

When it comes to a breast lift (mastopexy being the medical term) there are three principle ways and incision patterns used to achieve the lift; a circle around the areola (the donut), and circle on a stick (the lollipop), and the circle on a stick with a long incision in the crease of the breast…
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The surprising issue of medical malpractice coverage in Georgia and what it could mean to you

A recent Atlanta Journal and Constitution article (http://www.ajc.com/news/news/thousands-of-georgia-doctors-lack-malpractice-insu/nf8jr/) shed light on a surprising and disturbing fact that more than 2500 doctors in Georgia (just under 8% of all doctors in Georgia) do not have medical malpractice insurance.  Furthermore, it was a surprise to me that Georgia (along with 31 other states) does not require physicians…
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Zen and Commuting by Bike/Rail

My kids were so excited about St. Patrick’s day that they slept in green pajamas.  When I asked my son why, he matter of fact stated so that he would not get pinched when he woke up.  That was my inspiration for choosing a green jersey and going ‘green’ today by bike/rail commuting to and…
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