Breast cancer survivors invited to free retreat at ETMC


The ETMC Breast Care Center is holding a free, one-day retreat for breast cancer survivors on Oct.14, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Alexander Nguyen, fellowship-trained physician in plastic and reconstructive microsurgery with a special interest in lymphedema.

The ETMC Pink Ribbon Getaway will be held at the ETMC Pavilion, 801 Clinic Drive, in Tyler, with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. and the conference concluding at 1:30 p.m.

The event will feature topics such as a physician panel discussion, lymphedema management, cancer and depression, tai chi, bra fittings, share your story session, a gourmet lunch and door prizes. Dillard’s will present a fashion show. Dr. Nguyen is a double board-certified general and plastic surgeon.

Attendance for the retreat is limited. Please contact June Ann Brown for a registration form or with questions at 903-535-6302 or email


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