Tag Archives: WLTX

Detecting A 5mm Tumor with 3-D Mammography

Delores Stamper is a well-known face at Saluda Shoals Park in Columbia. Last year, doctors at Lexington Medical Center discovered a 5mm tumor in her left breast during a 3-D mammogram. The advanced technology helped find Delores’s breast cancer before she ever would have felt a lump. She shares her story and advocates for 3-D mammography in this WLTX “Buddy Call” report with news anchor Darci Strickland.

Overcoming Breast Cancer

Each month, Lexington Medical Center partners with WLTX to help with the TV station’s “Buddy Call” segment. That’s when news anchors Darci Strickland and Andrea Mock profile a breast cancer survivor and tell women to call a “buddy” and remind her to do a self-breast exam. This month, their story focused on Janie Lakin.

In addition to being an 8-year cancer survivor, Janie was a model in the 2018 breast cancer survivor fashion show during Women’s Night Oct, Lexington Medical Center’s annual event recognizing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here are sone photos of Janie on the catwalk.

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Looking Good for the Holidays With Lexington Plastic Surgery

From face lifts and neck lifts to non-surgical procedures like chemical peels and injections, Lexington Plastic Surgery offers a full range of procedures that promote facial rejuvenation.

Dr. Todd Lefkowitz is a dual board-certified plastic surgeon who grew up in West Columbia.

After years of studying with some of the world’s most respected aesthetic surgeons, he brings his experience back to South Carolina.

In this WLTX interview, Dr. Lefkowitz talks about popular facial procedures for both women and men.

To learn more about Dr. Lefkowitz and his practice, visit LexPlasticSurgery.com.