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Lymphedema Certification and Online Education

Carolyn De La Cruz, MD

Dr. Carolyn De La Cruz
Dr. Carolyn De La Cruz specializes in breast reconstruction surgery at Magee-Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Under her direction, the microsurgical program has thrived for over a decade.

Dr. De La Cruz completed her microsurgery fellowship at MD Anderson after 10 years of extensive post-graduate training in research, general surgery, and plastic surgery at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the University of Miami.

As a member of the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. De La Cruz trains plastic surgery residents and is active in basic science and clinical research. She has published numerous papers and won teaching awards for her dedication.

Dr. DeLa Cruz is devoted to the care of the breast reconstruction patient. She performs all types of breast reconstruction including free flaps, implant-based reconstruction, and fat grafting for women who have had mastectomies. Dr. De La Cruz also treats breast cancer-related lymphedema. She has studied across the country and abroad to learn new techniques to improve the quality of life for these patients. She performs debulking procedures, lymphatic venous bypasses, and lymph node transfers.

As a passionate advocate for breast cancer reconstruction, Dr. De La Cruz is active in the community, promoting awareness. Each year, she organizes a BRA day event, bringing together the community.

Contact Info

Klose Training & Consulting, LLC
307 S. Public Road,
Lafayette, CO 80026

Phone: 303-245-0333
Fax: 303-245-0334

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