The plastic surgery physicians and team at The University of Kansas Health System provide patients with innovative treatment options that deliver results. Meet a few of our patients and learn about their successful treatments.
Breast cancer survivor regains sense of self after reconstruction
Cathie Fitzgerald's plastic surgery team was with her from the beginning, outlining her breast reconstruction options.
Weekly dose of laughter eases reconstruction
Breast reconstruction nurse helps patient Julie Hunter and her husband through recovery.
Knowledge is power
Offered many options for breast reconstruction, Lori Baerg chose DIEP (deep inferior epigastric perforator) flap.
Comfortable and confident after reconstruction at 28
Breast cancer patient Missy McCoy shares her story about breast reconstruction and feeling like herself again.
Completing the look with breast reconstruction
Following a double mastectomy, breast cancer patient Jane Ann Williams is pleased with the results of her breast reconstruction surgeries.
Motivated survivor overcomes burn accident in record time
When a gasoline can exploded, Brandon Smith learned life can change in an instant. Read his story of his recovery from accident through quality care and family support.
Rapid action is first step in saving arm
Read Steve Pelegrin's story of his woodworking accident and successful replantation surgery.