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KTUU Viewers Choice

Michael Manuel, MD and Jana Cole, MD have been voted as Alaska's Best Plastic Surgeons in the 2016 KTUU Channel 2 Viewers' Choice Awards!  Congratulations Dr. Manuel and Dr. Cole! » Read More

Spotlight On: Breast Reduction

This middle aged mother has had severe neck, upper back, and shoulder pain since the birth of her children due to the weight of her breasts.  It interfered with her ability to maintain an activity lifestyle, and was a constant source of discomfort.   We offered breast reduction to decrease the weight of the breasts, relieve her pain, and allow her to become more active without the discomfort of » Read More

Dr. Suver initiated as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Dr. Daniel Suver was initiated as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) during the Convocation ceremony at the College’s 2014 annual Clinical Congress in San Francisco, CA, last month.  Dr. Suver received a medical doctorate in 2004 from the University of Washington School of Medicine and is board certified in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery.  He has a focus on cosmetic » Read More

Kenai Clinic – 2015 Schedule Announced

We are pleased to announce the following dates for our Kenai clinic in 2015! January 21st - Dr. Cole March 4th - Dr. Manuel April 13th - Dr. Cole June 1st - Dr. Cole July 13th - Dr. Manuel August 24th - Dr. Cole October 7th - Dr. Manuel November 18th - Dr. Cole December 9th - Dr. Manuel The clinic is located at 215 Fidalgo, in the Tangent Building.  To schedule an » Read More

Kenai Clinic Dates – 2014 Update

We have added a December Clinic! Dr. Suver will be available for appointments on Wednesday, December 10th. The clinic is located at 215 Fidalgo, in the Tangent Building.  To schedule an appointment, call us today at (907) 563-2002.  Sara Dunlap, RN, will be available for appointments on all dates. » Read More

Spotlight On: Breast Lift and Reduction

photos courtesy of Dr. Daniel Suver, Plastic Surgeons of Alaska This young woman has had deflationary changes of her breasts after multiple pregnancies.  She wanted her large breasts reduced in weight, and also lifted.  I performed a breast reduction and breast lift to restore her breasts to a more graceful, youthful position.  The nipples were kept connected to the breast tissue, which can » Read More

Daniel Suver, M.D. – Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Daniel Suver, M.D. has recently become a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the only plastic surgery board recognized by American Board of Medical Specialties.  Dr. Suver is only the fourth Plastic Surgeon practicing in Anchorage to achieve this recognition.  He is also board certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is the only dual boarded Plastic Surgeon in our state. » Read More

Plastic Surgeons Of Alaska Awarded Office-Based Surgery Accreditation From The Joint Commission

Plastic Surgeons of Alaska has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety for office-based surgery. The accreditation award recognizes Plastic Surgeons of Alaska’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state of the art » Read More

Dr. Suver has brought a new method for performing breast reconstruction to Anchorage

Read about advances in breast reconstruction in the Providence Hospital article, Overcoming Reconstructive Challenges. » Read More

Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL)

Women with breast implants may have a very small, but increased risk of developing anapestic large cell lymphoma, or ALCL, in the scar tissue and fluid adjacent to the implant. ALCL is not breast cancer - it is a rare type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (cancer of the immune system). Most patients were diagnosed when they sought medical treatment for implant-related symptoms such as pain, lumps, » Read More