Plastic Surgery Update is a new monthly video news report of the most newsworthy stories in our field. Created by The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, this fast-paced, contemporary, professionally produced video is full of stories journalists and the public want to know about, told in a fun, informative and entertaining way.

October 2012 Edition

  • Women Want to SEE Breast Reconstruction  --  New ASPS statistics show 89% of women facing mastectomy would like to see the results of breast reconstruction before actually having the surgery themselves..
  • Patients of Courage All Breast Reconstruction Patients  -- This year, in recognition of our Breast Reconstruction Awareness Campaign ... FOR THE FIRST TIME the ASPS annual Patients of Courage awards all go to breast reconstruction patients.
  • Next Time- BRA Day and Jewel Concert Oct. 29  - In November, highlights from the first ever Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day in the United States and the Jewel benefit concert in New Orleans to raise money for breast reconstruction awareness.