Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month

July is National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month. Craniofacial anomalies (CFA) are a diverse group of abnormalities that occur during the formation of the head and facial bones and soft tissue. They are congenital (present at birth) and typically occur during the first few …

Headaches

June is National Migraine and Headache Awareness month. Headaches and migraines affect the daily lives of millions of people all over the world. This intense pressure in the head can …

Foot Health Awareness Month

April is Foot Health Awareness Month! This month aims to educate on how to maintain healthy feet. Foot Health is much more than just cleaning between your toes! This topic …

March is Lymphedema Awareness Month

This month and every month, our practice aims to provide support and hope for those living with lymphedema. At The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction, we have developed a Center for …

Birth Defects Q & A

World Birth Defects Day is observed on March 3rd. Birth defects, also known as congenital anomalies, congenital disorders or congenital conditions, affect around 120,000 babies in the US per year. …

Louise’s Story: Brachial Plexus Surgery

Watch as Louise shares her experience having brachial plexus surgery with Dr. Andrew Elkwood. Following several spine surgeries, Louise experienced severe pain in her neck and both shoulders. Being an …