Educational Resources

clean margins during lumpectomy

[video] Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD, Breast Oncologist and Director of Surgical Technology - Inova Health Systems on how you get clean margins during lumpectomy.

[video] Dr. Charles Elboim, MD, Medical Director, St. Joseph’s Breast Center – Santa Rosa talks about why you need clean margins.

Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD, explains what MarginProbe is and discusses the best ways to explain how it works to patients.

Dr. Alice Police explains how a surgeon can get negative margins while in the operating room performing breast-conserving surgery.

Dr. Michele Carpenter, MD, talks about MarginProbe as a tool that can be used in the operating room to help surgeons get clean margins.

clean margins during lumpectomy

Dr. Charles Elboim, MD, explains how surgeons can take full advantage of the MarginProbe technology in the operating room.

Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD explains how MarginProbe help surgeons ensure clean margins intraoperatively.

Dr. Beth-Ann Lesnikoski explains the advantages of MarginProbe as compared to Full Cavity Shavings.

Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD, discusses the types of situations and patients that are best suited for MarginProbe.

Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD, provides advice to patients on how they can talk to their doctor about MarginProbe.

Dr. Vincent Reid, MD, FACS, explores some of the most common misconceptions by patients about mastectomy vs. lumpectomy.

Dr. Alice Police, MD, expresses her confidence in MarginProbe - especially for use in IORT.

Dr. Charles Elboim, MD explains Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) breast cancer.

How does MarginProbe help surgeons with oncoplastic surgery or reconstruction during lumpectomy?

What is full cavity shaving during lumpectomy? Dr. Charles Elboim, MD, explains.

Watch a video with an animation explaining whole cavity shave.

Dr. Joseph Contino worked with MountainView Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada for more than a year evaluating MarginProbe, a new piece of technology being used in the fight against breast cancer.

Dr. Barber discusses the benefits of using MarginProbe in the operating room.

Healthcare Reporter Lucette Lagnado profiles MarginProbe® in The Wall Street Journal featuring Dr. Freya Schnabel, Dr. Alice Police, Dr. Vincent Reid, Dune Medical CEO Lori Chmura and more.

MarginProbe®  Gives Patients the Best Chance for Only One Lumpectomy Procedure for Both Invasive and DCIS Breast Cancers

Dr. Falk and his partner recently completed an evaluation comparing 120 cases using MarginProbe to 120 cases prior to that using the new technology.

Dr. Melanie Friedlander, South Bay Surgeons: Specializes in General Surgery, Breast Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery.

In approximately 25 cases, Dr. Friedlander has had the chance to work with MarginProbe®, the latest tool to help ensure clean margins in breast conserving surgery for both ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and invasive breast cancers.