Importance of Plastic Surgery for Breast Cancer Patients

Preserving a positive self-image is one of the most important considerations in the aftermath of certain types of cancer surgery. Due to advances in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, there are more than 2.8 million breast cancer survivors living in the United States today, according to the American Cancer Society. Plastic surgeons can… Read more »

Orthosports Physical Therapy Provides Model of Care for Windsong Breast Cancer Patients

Orthosports Physical Therapy offers a unique proactive approach for improved health post-breast cancer surgery for Windsong Comprehensive Breast Care (WCBC) program patients.  Patients are prearranged to meet with a certified lymphedema physical therapist expert to understand the importance of home care and exercise after a lumpectomy or mastectomy. Lymphedema is a potential side effect from… Read more »

Tapestry Students Support Windsong Breast Cancer Patients

Each year the Tapestry Charter Middle School students make bracelets with words of encouragement for patients battling breast cancer. The eighth grade students at Tapestry partake in Crew, a period of the day that allows students to meet with one adult leader to learn and build awareness around breast cancer in the month of October. … Read more »

Q&A Sessions for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

At Windsong Comprehensive Breast Care (WCBC), we understand a breast cancer diagnosis is a confusing and scary time. Being diagnosed with breast cancer doesn’t mean you have to fight alone. Our physicians and clinical support staff are here to help guide you through the process from diagnosis to survivorship.  At WCBC we have highly trained,… Read more »

Dr. Michael Peyser to discuss Myths about Breast Disease

On Thursday October 23, 2014, Dr. Michael B. Peyser will discuss myths related to breast disease for the Spirit of Women’s Night of Indulgence event.  This annual event sponsored by Kaleida Health brings women together for education,  health screens and fun.  As a leading breast surgeon in the area, Dr. Peyser will help to dispel some myths about breast… Read more »

American Cancer Society Making Strides Walk

On Saturday October 18, 2014, Team Windsong Comprehensive Breast Care joined forces with the American Cancer Society to help end breast cancer.  Team Windsong sponsored the survivor tent and provided not only thousands of giveaways but over 4 thousand of dollars to American Cancer Society.  The money raised supports research, patient care, community education, early detection and prevention.  Laura,… Read more »

Dr. Michael Peyser is featured on AM Buffalo

On October 31, 2013, Dr. Michael Peyser helped to wrap up Breast Cancer Awareness month by speaking with Jon Summers. Dr. Peyser discussed his background and training, highlighting his unique ability to not only perform surgery on the breast to remove the cancer but also improve the cosmetic appearance with a technique called oncoplastic surgery.

American Cancer Society: Making Strides Walk

On Saturday October 19, 2013, Windsong Comprehensive Breast Care sponsored the Survivor tent in Niagara Square and helped celebrate the American Cancer Society’s 100th birthday. Team Windsong joined thousands of walkers to support breast cancer and recognize the survivors. The money raised supports research of breast cancer and services provided to breast cancer patients and… Read more »

Dr. Katherine O’Donnell presents at the Kaleida Night of Indulgence

On October 17, 2013, Dr. Katherine O’Donnell presented the latest information on breast cancer and treatment options at the Kaleida Health’s Spirit of Women Night of Indulgence at Banchetti’s. In honor of breast cancer awareness month, women came out for shopping, eating and learning. There were over 30 vendor tables, free health screening tools and… Read more »