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Clear Language: “Aesthetic” vs. “Cosmetic”

April 16, 2021 | 0
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Health insurance covers reconstructive surgery, but usually does not cover cosmetic surgery, as the latter is considered “elective” (i.e., not necessary). Clear language matters! #aestheticflatclosure

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Coastal Mermaids flat mermaid calendar fundraiser

Coastal Mermaids’ Calendar Fundraiser for Flat Advocacy

April 16, 2021 | 0
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We are honored and excited to announce that Australia’s Coastal Mermaids is putting together a FLAT Mermaid Calendar as a fundraiser for NPOAS! The calendar will exclusively feature flat women to bring awareness to FLAT in beautiful ways.

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Surgeons offering aesthetic flat closure can now apply for the NPOAS Directory

Surgeons Can Now Apply to Be Listed on the Flat Friendly Directory!

April 16, 2021 | 0
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Surgeons specializing in aesthetic flat closure and looking to reach more patients can now apply to be listed on the NPOAS Directory!

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Welcome to NPOAS Council of International Advocates, Plattnormen

Welcome to the Council of International Advocates: Fia Jigrud & Hanna Bjorknas of Plattnormen (Sweden)

April 15, 2021 | 0
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Welcoming Plattnormen (Sweden) to the Council of International Advocates!

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Scar Patterns: There are many ways to produce an aesthetic flat closure.

Research is Making the Case for Aesthetic Flat Closure

April 14, 2021 | 1
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Improving the standard of care for aesthetic flat closure must be based on evidence… evidence that we are now seeing come to fruition.

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Breaking! Aesthetic Flat Closure Research Just Published in Annals of Surgical Oncology

January 4, 2021 | 0
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Historic flat closure research published in the Annals of Surgical Oncology

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Memorializing your breasts before mastectomy

Before Your Surgery: Memorializing Your Breasts

December 13, 2020 | 0
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Memorializing your breasts before your mastectomy with aesthetic flat closure.

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New Resource! Preparing for Surgery

December 8, 2020 | 0
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Preparing for Surgery: a new resource for women facing mastectomy! Includes a pre-surgery checklist, supply list, recovery tips from patients who have been there, FAQ, and more.

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Meet Our Advisors: Minas Chrysopoulo, MD, FACS

November 28, 2020 | 0
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Meet Our Advisors: Dr. Minas Chrysopoulo, MD, FACS

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Meet Our Advisors: Corine de Boer, MD, PhD

November 21, 2020 | 0
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Meet Our Advisors: Corine de Boer, MD PhD

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