Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery Welcomes Dr. Adnan Prsic
- October 18, 2018Source: Reuters
Dr. Alperovich weighs in on recent research regarding safety of silicone breast implants
- August 22, 2018Source: Yale Medicine
When diet and exercise no longer work, doctors treat the extra pounds as a disease. Fortunately, it's a treatable one.
- June 12, 2018
Smilow Cancer Hospital Welcomes Breast Surgeons
- May 22, 2018
We humans seem to have a nearly universal need to avoid embarrassment. It could be something as simple as mispronouncing a word or tripping as you walk along a crowded sidewalk. No matter the blunder, our response is instinctive: Hide, hope no one noticed and move on. But what happens when what you are embarrassed about is related to your health? There are some aspects of your body and how it functions that you'd really rather not talk about—even with a doctor. But sharing potentially embarrassing symptoms with your physicians may be the only way for them to accurately diagnose and treat you. Chances are specialists have heard it—and seen it—all before and know how to help.
- May 09, 2018Source: WTNH
More than 50,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with head and neck cancer every year. Free screenings are available at Yale New Haven Hospital to bring awareness and prevention. Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven and Yale Cancer Center will hold a free oral, head and neck cancer screening on Friday, May 11 from 3 - 6:30 pm in the East Pavilion.
- April 13, 2018
Connecticut Magazine recognizes Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital physicians as 'Best Doctors'
Connecticut Magazine has named 77 Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven physicians and surgeons to its 2018 Best Doctors guide. Published in the magazine's April issue, the Best Doctors list consists of 779 Connecticut physicians from 78 medical specialties.
- March 19, 2018Source: Gizmodo
Dr. Michael Alperovich describes the science behind facial aging
- December 01, 2017
When Marc St. Martin was diagnosed with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) in 2007, he had no way of knowing the impact it would have throughout his family. Over the course of five years, Marc underwent treatment with spot radiation therapy, total skin electron beam therapy, and chemotherapy, all in the hopes of achieving a durable remission. When this course no longer seemed to be working eeffectively, it was recommended by his dermatologist, Dr. Richard Edelson, Aaron B. and Marguerite Lerner Professor and Chairman of Dermatology at Yale School of Medicine, and an internationally-recognized pioneer in the research and treatment of CTCL, that Marc prepare for a stem cell transplant.
- November 09, 2017
Please join us in welcoming Dr. Tomer Avraham to the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Avraham will join the department as an Assistant Professor.