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    No.99: Preparing for Breast Cancer Surgery During COVID-19: Chat with Dr. Potter

    Dr. Elisabeth Potter is a plastic surgeon in Austin, Texas who specializes in DIEP flap breast reconstruction and is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. She completed her undergraduate studies at Princeton University with a focus in Molecular Biology, later receiving her medical degree from the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Following a Plastic Surgery Integrated Residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, she completed a Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Microsurgery Fellowship with MD Anderson in Houston, Texas. To date, Dr. Potter has performed over 900 DIEP flap surgeries. She also offers cosmetic surgery and non-surgical aesthetic treatments at her clinic in Austin.

    Watch the video to hear more on the best ways to prepare for your mastectomy or breast surgery during Cornonavirus. Follow Dr. Potter on social for more tips on navigating your breast cancer diagnosis and surgery during these uncertain times. 

    If you're in the Austin area or want to schedule a virtual consult call Dr. Potter at (512) 867-6211 or visit her website

     

    Dana Donofree

    Dana Donofree

    Founder and CEO of AnaOno. After a diagnosis of breast cancer in her late 20’s, Dana took her own lived experience and fashion design background and (re)designed intimates for those that have undergone breast surgery. Dana’s story has been published around the world in outlets like New York Times, BBC, Huffington Post, The Today Show, and more.