Julie Vasile, M.D., LLC

Will Insurance Cover Breast Reconstruction?

January 22, 2014 @ 03:01 PM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

When patients come to Dr. Julie Vasile for breast reconstruction, her staff can help them determine their insurance benefits.

Breast Reconstruction Complications

December 13, 2013 @ 02:27 PM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

Before undergoing breast reconstruction, Dr. Julie Vasile ensures that each of her patients is aware of the potential complications of breast reconstruction.

Breast Reconstruction and Tissue Expanders

November 14, 2013 @ 11:53 AM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

Patients who undergo implant breast reconstruction may require initial treatment with a tissue expander.

Breast Reconstruction: Implants vs. Patient's Tissue

October 21, 2013 @ 10:23 AM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

Dr. Julie Vasile offers reconstruction with the patient’s own body tissue.

Breast Reconstruction after Radiation

September 18, 2013 @ 01:55 PM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

To achieve a more natural breast after reconstruction, New York breast reconstruction surgeon Julie Vasile utilizes the DIEP flap reconstruction technique.

Estimating the Weight of abdominal flaps for Breast Reconstruction with MRA

January 06, 2010 @ 02:41 PM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

Another nifty application of MRA (magnetic resonance angiography) technology in breast reconstruction is estimating the weight of the flap tissue taken from the donor site (usually a DIEP flap or SIEA flap from the abdomen). This gives the surgeon some idea of how big the flap will be, and thus how big the breast reconstruction will be. Click on the purple title to found out more details on the accuracy of this technique.

MRA (Magnetic Resonance Angiography) and DIEP Flaps

October 19, 2009 @ 03:29 PM -- by Julie Vasile, M.D.

The goal of the practice is to perform perforator flap microsurgical breast reconstruction as safely and efficiently as possible. Dr. Vasile's research on using MRA (magnetic resonance angiography) with perforator flaps is one of several ways the practice continuously works to achieve this goal. Click on the purple title to find out more regarding the advantages of MRA with DIEP and SIEA flaps.