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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