Patient Education and Information

The Media Learning Center features educational videos, animations of procedures, and other resources created by Department of Surgery experts. Initially developed for patients, these resources contain highly specific, up-to-date information that is also valuable for clinicians who wish to learn from top experts about the latest treatment options.

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Jeffrey A. Ascherman, MD
Dr. Jeffrey Ascherman covers the basics of breast reconstruction surgery.
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
Most likely, the only vision problems you'll have after eyelid surgery will be due to temporary swelling. Even so, says cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant, a pre-surgical visit to an ophthalmologist makes good vision sense. Watch the video to learn more.
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
A mid-facelift focuses on the area below the eyes to the jaw line -- where gravity is likely to first takes its toll. Watch this video featuring cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant to learn why less can be more when it comes to the mid-lift.
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
It's a mouthful, but blepharoplasty actually focuses on the eyes. Learn how this procedure can help you look younger and more rested by watching this video featuring cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant.
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
People who take care of their skin and are in good overall health typically are the best candidates for facelift surgery, but those who are overweight may have complications. In this video, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant explains why.
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
Age -- and aging -- are certainly factors when it comes to the cosmetic procedures women choose. In this video, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant discusses options for women in their menopausal years that won't leave them looking "too done."
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Robert Thomas Grant, MD, MSc, FACS
Eyelid surgery works best for people whose eyes are healthy in general. To learn who may not be great candidates for eyelid surgery, watch this video featuring cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Robert Grant.