The College of Reconstructive Plastic Surgeons of Mexicali, in coordination with Fundación Mujeres Que Viven, began the activities corresponding to the Second Day of Breast Reconstruction 2022.
In this new phase, there will be 8 patients who have overcome the terrible disease of breast cancer and will have the benefit of undergoing the corresponding reconstructive surgical procedure, thanks to the support of renowned doctors who are part of said College.
Each of the operations will be done at the facilities of the General Hospital 5 de Diciembre belonging to ISSSTE, which is directed by Dr. Caleb Cienfuegos Rascón, who reiterated his commitment to contribute efforts for constant aid to patients suffering from this disease.
The President of the College of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Dr. José Barragán Cabral, thanked each one of those involved in said conference, where he highlighted the union of expert doctors in reconstructive surgery from Mexico City, who have joined since the start of this important cause. He also highlighted the teamwork carried out with UNEME, which was represented by Dr. Diego Ballesteros Pino.
On the other hand, Ana Lucía Murillo Villalobos, Creative Director of the Águilas de Mexicali Club, who attended on behalf of the President of Fundación Mujeres Que Viven, Ms. María de Jesús Villalobos de Murillo, expressed her gratitude for the generosity of authorities, doctors, hospital staff, the media, and the Cachanilla community, for sharing the path of self-esteem and hope towards those patients who defeated breast cancer.