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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Consultant breast surgeon Geraldine Mitchell said: "This is a great step forward in breast cancer surgery.
Male breast cancer tends to present itself late due to two main reasons, said Dubai-based specialist breast surgeon Dr.
Pud Bhaskar, specialist breast surgeon at the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust, said: "When women have a breast lump removed, some feel they can't move on while they have this visual reminder.
Hospital breast surgeon Raman Ramnangalia said: "This donation has started the ball rolling as we need to replace our existing sentinel probe, which is used on the majority of breast cancer patients to detect if the malignancy has spread to the ancillary nodes.
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.
Dr Mindy Nagle added: "It was the best-case scenario you could imagine for detecting breast cancer" while Dr Shelley Hwang, a breast surgeon at UC San Francisco, said there is only a 1% chance Navratilova will die as a result.
So the highest earner - an unnamed breast surgeon in Lancashire - topped up his pounds 120,000 basic with pounds 90,000 for "exceptional contributions", pounds 40,000 for being on call and another pounds 40,000 in overtime.
Tim was lead consultant breast surgeon at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and was St Mungo professor of surgery at Glasgow University.
Breast surgeon Professor Robert Mansel, of Cardiff University's School of Medicine, is now training surgeons UK-wide in his new surgery technique.
FORMER patients of rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson have been invited to an open evening by negligence lawyers Irwin Mitchell and charity Breakthrough Breast Cancer.
The breast surgeon did not confirm that the markings were correct.