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Addicted to Tanning? You Bet!

By now most us know that tanning beds are bad. They can give us wrinkles and leathery skin and make us look a lot older than we really are. They can even cause cancer. But did you know tanning beds could turn you into an addict? Seventy percent of frequent tanners respond positively to an […]

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Prospective Randomized Comparison of OnabotulinumtoxinA (Botox) and AbobotulinumtoxinA (Dysport) in the Treatment of Forehead, Glabellar, and Periorbital Wrinkles

Botulinum toxin A, a neurotoxic protein produced by Clostridium botulinum, is being utilized by clinicians to decrease muscle hyperactivity for a multitude of therapeutic and cosmetic symptoms ranging from cervical dystonia to glabellar rhytids. Its use accounted for more than 25% of nonsurgical aesthetic procedures in the United States in 2008.1 There are eight serotypes […]

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Outpatient Abdominoplasty Facilitated by Rib Blocks

Background: Striving to increase patient comfort and feasibility of performing abdominoplasties as outpatient procedures, investigators have been exploring alternative methods of anesthesia to safely avoid general anesthesia. These techniques may result in decreased narcotic administration, and decreased postoperative nausea and vomiting. The authors have added the use of preoperative local anesthesia rib blocks with sedation […]

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Flap Closure of Postpneumonectomy Empyema

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Hand Surgery

Hand Surgery At BCRSC we offer the latest in hand surgery, including endoscopic carpal tunnel release. Our surgeons treat a wide variety of hand problems ranging from Dupuytren’s contracture to trigger fingers and ganglions. If necessary more complex hand reconstructions may require an inpatient stay at one of local hospitals.

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Mini facelift

Mini facelift For some patients a full facelift is not necessary. If you are just beginning to show signs of aging with minimal jowling and excess skin in your neck, a mini facelift might be right for you. With less extensive surgery your healing time will be faster, there will be less bruising and less […]

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Bruce Dube, R.N.

Bruce Dube

R.N. Bruce Dube is a Registered Nurse with an extensive background in nursing ranging from long term care to O.R. nursing. He has been an O.R. nurse for 11 years. He is currently licensed in Massachusetts and Vermont and is IV certified. He is a graduates of Vermont Technical College graduating with highest honors. he […]

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Debbie Drumm

Manager of Insurance & Billing Debbie Drumm has been with BCRSC since December of 1999. She started as the Office Manager and did so for 4 yrs. She then became the billing manager where she does all insurance billing and collections and manages patient accounts for Dr. Michaels, Dr. Csank and the Ambulatory Surgery Center. […]

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Gail E. Brown

Licensed Clinical Aesthetician Gail E. Brown is licensed as a Clinical Aesthetician in Massachusetts and New York. Gail has been working at Berkshire Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery Center since 1998. She is certified in micro-dermabrasion and by Candela Corporation for clinical use of lasers. A graduate of the Christine Valmy International School for Esthetics in […]

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Pam DeCelles

Office Manager Pam DeCelles has been with BCRSC since May 2001. Pam started as the office receptionist and is now the Office Manger and is also responsible for all surgical and office scheduling.

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