Trumpeting TUBA

Verner, Erica
December 2010
Plastic Surgery Practice;Dec2010, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p16
The article offers information on the transumbilical breast augmentation (TUBA) procedure. Robert A. Shumway, cosmetic surgeon who has performed thousands of TUBA operations, says that starting surgical step is to make a three-centimeter superior navel incision. It mentions that TUBA was invented by Gerald W. Johnson, doctor of medicine in Houston, Texas in 1991.


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