Category Archives: Breast Reconstruction


It’s not your imagination. You are hearing more about Breast Reconstruction. And that’s a good thing. A few years ago, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) instituted “BRA” Day. It’s a nice play on words, and a good opportunity for visuals. It stands for- Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day, a day singled out during “Breast Cancer Awareness Month,” in October. WHY … Read more

Dr. Vincent Lepore Wins RealSelf 100 Award

 San Jose Plastic Surgeon Recognized as Top Social Media Influencer in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery San Jose, CA. – April 23, 2014 –  Dr. Vincent Lepore is one of 100 doctors in the nation to receive the prestigious RealSelf 100 Award, out of more than 6,000 board certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf—the leading online community helping people make confident … Read more

Angelina’s Breast Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction following mastectomy is a real option for most women who will face this decision. And today, millions more are aware of it because of the actions of one of the most well-known celebrities on the planet. The headlines, blogs, and television news stories have been filled recently with the image of Angelina Jolie.  She announced to the world … Read more

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