Drs. Tara Huston and Christine Rizk

Drs. Tara Huston and Christine Rizk, Assistant Professors in the Department of Surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center are championing a new technique of breast cancer treatment that provides the patient with improved cosmetic appearance. For qualifying patients, the breast and plastic surgery team preserves the nipple and areola when performing a mastectomy, a procedure that usually involves complete breast removal. stonybrookphysicians.com.