breast surgeon

breast surgeon

A surgeon who primarily or exclusively performs surgery on the breast. Most breast surgeons are general surgeons who have taken a year of sub-specialty training in breast procedures.

breast surgeon

 A general surgeon specialized in breast surgery
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The audience, more than a 100 students, weren't paying attention to the speaker, a breast surgeon.
Research carried out by Simon Holt, a breast surgeon at the Hywel Dda Health Board in Wales, found that 46% of patients with early stage disease could be spared unnecessary chemotherapy.
Ram Nangalia, consultant breast surgeon at George Eliot Hospital, said: "We are a small but dedicated team who aim to provide a very personalised level of care to women at what is a very difficult time in their life.
David Browell, a breast surgeon at Nuffield Health Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Hospital, will be giving a presentation on Wednesday to educate women about the importance of self-examination.
Consultant breast surgeon Fiona Court, from Nuffield Health, said it works by attaching the mesh to the chest wall.
Professor Kefah Mokbel, a consultant breast surgeon at the London Breast Institute, will carry out the procedure with 10 women in May.
She's raising the cash to say thanks for the treatment she has received from the unit and from breast surgeon Ian Daltrey.
A breast surgeon at USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Lebovic knows how important it is for women to detect breast cancer as early as possible.
The long-running suspension of a pioneering breast surgeon is unlikely to be resolved until at least the end of this year, hospital officials admitted yesterday.
With that surname, the ex-nun turned breast surgeon, lesbian, political activist, and best-selling author (Dr.
Mysore Chandrashekar, consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon, said cosmetic surgery has become "more acceptable", which has led more men to consider surgery.
Ochoa is a breast surgeon and instructor in the division of breast surgical oncology in the College of Medicine.