October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign involving thousands of organisations, to highlight the importance of breast awareness, education and research.
So in conjuction with Pink October, we too are doing our part in spreading the awareness about breast cancer. To make things more interesting, we will be looking at 2 very different angles of breast cancer - Hereditary Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer in Pregnancy. On the show today, MAG will speak to 2 good doctors from Pantai Hospital Cheras.
Dr. Suziah Mokhtar, a General, Breast and Endocrine Surgeon. Although a General Surgeon, she had special interest in managing breast and thyroid diseases, both benign and malignant and decided subspecialize in Breast and Endocrine Surgery in 2010. Her passion and interest in General, Breast and Endocrine Surgery, has improved the quality of many lives and provide the necessary solutions to many medical complications.
Dr Ida Lilywaty is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist specialising in the area of Urogynaecology including Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Urinary Incontinence and Obstetrics Perineal Trauma. She performs abdominal well as vaginal surgeries for gynaecology and urogynaecology cases. She is also a trained Laparoscopist and performs procedures such as Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Myomectomy as well as Sacrocolpopexy.
While these doctors talk about the topics, don't forget to get yourself checked at Pantai Hospital Cheras as they have special promotions all through to December 2018.