Cosmetic Surgeon Unveils Innovative Infection Management Techniques For Breast Surgery

Toronto, Canada (PressExposure) April 18, 2013 -- Toronto Cosmetic Surgeon, Dr. Jerome Edelstein, will be participating in the 13th Annual Toronto Breast Surgery Symposium, presented by the University of Toronto. Invited as a Guest Speaker, Dr. Edelstein will be lecturing on the Management of Infection in Breast Augmentation.

"Although infections after breast augmentation are rare, I have been treating cases using this technique, which results in immediate salvage of the breast augmentation. This avoids having to remove the implant and the significant psychological trauma to the patient as they wait months for the implant to be re-inserted. I want to share my technique with my colleagues for the betterment of the field and improve patient care," Dr. Edelstein, Primary Plastic Surgeon at Edelstein Cosmetic and Head of the Plastic Surgery Division at Humber River Regional Hospital states.

The event is organized by The Division of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery and The Continuing Medical Education Office at The University of Toronto. It explores current concepts and new innovations in breast surgery, both reconstructive and cosmetic, in a series of lectures, video presentations, discussions and question and answer sessions. Catering to practicing plastic surgeons, this year's event takes place on April 25, 2013 from 08:00 at The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, located at 1 Harbour Square, Toronto, Ontario. Dr. Edelstein is scheduled to present in Session 4 - Aesthetic Breast Surgery, at 16:25 for a 15 minute presentation. Registration is open to board certified plastic surgeons.

The Toronto Breast Surgery Symposium is host to internationally-recognized plastic cosmetic surgeons. It is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by the University of Toronto. It is the first part of a two-day symposium endorsed by The American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Canadian Society For Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Plastic Surgery.

About Edelstein Cosmetic

About Dr. Jerome Edelstein and Edelstein Cosmetic

As Head of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Humber River Regional Hospital and primary surgeon at Edelstein Cosmetic, Dr. Edelstein has over 15 years of experience as a Plastic Surgeon, with sub-speciality training in cosmetic surgery. He is a panel member for the Quality Assurance Committee at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, where he also writes case opinions. Dr. Edelstein has forged his medical career with a single-minded focus on quality. He won't let you proceed with treatment unless it is in your best interest and medically advisable. Read more at

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