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Dr. Hugo St hilaire, MD, DDS

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Hugo St hilaire MD, DDS is a top Plastic Surgeon in New Orleans, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Hugo St hilaire MD, DDS is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Hugo St hilaire MD, DDS is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Hugo St hilaire MD, DDS is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In New Orleans, LA, Dr. Hugo St hilaire MD, DDS is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Hugo St hilaire, MD, DDS
  • New Orleans, LA
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Does a double mastectomy prevent breast cancer?

There are some very specific indications for “prophylactic” or risk reduction mastectomy. Those are better discussed with a surgical or breast oncologist. The term risk reduction READ MORE
There are some very specific indications for “prophylactic” or risk reduction mastectomy. Those are better discussed with a surgical or breast oncologist. The term risk reduction tells it all: it significantly reduces the risk of breast cancer, but does not eliminate it.

Hugo St-Hilaire, MD, DDS, FACS

My daughter is 4 years old and has burnt her hand by dropping hot water. Is skin grafting recommended for her considering age?

Thank you for the question. If the burn is recent and there is an open wound, then surely a skin graft would be beneficial. If this is an older burn and there is a functional READ MORE
Thank you for the question.
If the burn is recent and there is an open wound, then surely a skin graft would be beneficial. If this is an older burn and there is a functional problem with movement of the fingers, then a contracture release with possible skin graft may help.
Hope this helps.

Hugo St-Hilaire, MD, DDS, FACS