Graves’ Ophthalmopathy: Your Questions Answered

Graves’ ophthalmopathy, also known as Graves’ eye disease, represents the most frequent non-thyroidal manifestation of Graves’ disease and is characterized by bulging eyes. Ophthalmopathy occurs in 50 percent of Graves’ cases with severe forms affecting up to 10 percent of cases. Graves’ disease and Graves’ ophthalmopathy are chronic diseases with both physical and psychological symptoms ranging from no manifestations to severe manifestations.

Breast Cancer Reconstruction: An Overview

Being diagnosed with breast cancer is devastating news and just the beginning of a long journey many women face. Our compassionate surgeons at The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction understand these …

Phrenic Nerve Surgery for Those Around the World

The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction (IFAR) is an internationally recognized practice with special expertise in treating phrenic nerve damage. Dr. Matthew Kaufman of IFAR, a reconstructive plastic surgeon, is board …

May Is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S. More than 3.5 million skin cancers are found in over 2 million …