Aesthetics Internationals, a Dubai based surgical and wellness centre brings famous International surgeons to address surgical solutions the increasing issue of breast cancer in the country and how to overcome the psychological trauma faced by breast cancer patients.
Pakistan has the highest rate of Breast Cancer amongst all Asian countries. The numbers are alarming as every 9th woman in Pakistan is at high risk of getting Breast Cancer at some point in her life, leading to over 40,000 deaths every year. Any diagnosis to cancer is over whelming – there are tremendous implications for one’s health, family, and quality of life. But women hear they have breast cancer and that they will lose one or both of their breasts, the emotional tool is extreme. In addition to the worries about health and family are added concerns about how you will look and feel, and how others will react.
Dr. Ahmed Abdullah (Cosmetic Surgeon) and Dr. Kay Abdullah (Breast Surgeon) who are serving patients for more than 20 years in the United States, UAE, will have a fascinating discussion at Marriott Hotel. Renowned actress Maria Wasti, who was the winner of 2008 Lux Style Award and also done several drama serials was the guest of honor and speaker. Other celebrities and socialites like Sana Safinaz, Rukaiya Adamjee, Ayesha Hussain, Khursheed Hyder, Ayesha Tammy Haq, Neshmia Ahmed, Yasmeen Haider, Monica, Abeer, Mannal and many more were also be present there to support the cause.
Dr. Ahmed Abdulla introduced Aesthetics International and the concept behind bringing it to Pakistan. After Dr. Ahmed finishes his views Dr. Kay Abdulla shared her views about Breast Cancer details and how Aesthetic can help cancer patients. Maria Wasti shared her views about breast cancer and its reconstructive surgery.
Afterwards very healthy questions/answers session was held in which all the questions by the participants were answered by Dr. Ahmed Abdullah and Dr. Kay Abdullah.
Here are some of the highlights of the event