28 min

009 On Being a Physician and a Patient- Dr. Michaela Tsai ScopeMD

    • Medicine

Dr. Michaela Tsai shares her patient story, and how her decision to have postmastectomy tattooing has impacted her work and the cancer patients she cares for.

Articles
1. Chicago Tribune Article Featuring Dr. Tsai and Tattoo Artist David Allen:  https://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/ct-sun-david-allen-mastectomy-tattoos-20160929-story.html
2. Allen D. Moving the Needle on Recovery From Breast Cancer: The Healing Role of Postmastectomy Tattoos. JAMA. 2017;317(7):672–674. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.0474


Other Resources
Young Survival Coalition  https://www.youngsurvival.org
FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered)   https://www.facingourrisk.org
Cancer Support Community https://www.cancersupportcommunity.org
Gilda's Club-Twin Cities Chapter  https://www.gildasclubtwincities.org

Dr. Michaela Tsai shares her patient story, and how her decision to have postmastectomy tattooing has impacted her work and the cancer patients she cares for.

Articles
1. Chicago Tribune Article Featuring Dr. Tsai and Tattoo Artist David Allen:  https://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/ct-sun-david-allen-mastectomy-tattoos-20160929-story.html
2. Allen D. Moving the Needle on Recovery From Breast Cancer: The Healing Role of Postmastectomy Tattoos. JAMA. 2017;317(7):672–674. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.0474


Other Resources
Young Survival Coalition  https://www.youngsurvival.org
FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered)   https://www.facingourrisk.org
Cancer Support Community https://www.cancersupportcommunity.org
Gilda's Club-Twin Cities Chapter  https://www.gildasclubtwincities.org

28 min