Breast Cancer

The Center for Breast Cancer provides each patient with a coordinated team of cancer care specialists.


See the Center for Breast Cancer HomepageMedical Oncology

Aditya Bardia, MDAditya Bardia, MD

Marcia Browne, MDMarcia Browne, MD

Amy Comander, MDAmy Comander, MD

Leif W. Ellisen, MD, PhDLeif W. Ellisen, MD, PhD

Paul E. Goss, MD, PhDPaul E. Goss, MD, PhD

Steven Jay Isakoff, MD, PhDSteven Jay Isakoff, MD, PhD

Dejan Juric, MDDejan Juric, MD


Karen J. Krag, MDKaren J. Krag, MD

Irene Kuter, MD, DPhilIrene Kuter, MD, DPhil

Erica A. Linden, MDErica A. Linden, MD

Beverly Moy, MD, MPHBeverly Moy, MD, MPH

Jeffrey Peppercorn, MD, MPHJeffrey Peppercorn, MD, MPH

Susan A. Sajer, MDSusan A. Sajer, MD

 Lidia Schapira, MDLidia Schapira, MD

Jennifer Shin, MDJennifer Shin, MD

Jerry Younger, MDJerry Younger, MD

Oncology Nurse Practitioners

Diane Doyle, NPDiane Doyle, NP

Cathy Furlani, NPCathy Furlani, NP

Jane Miller, NPJane Miller, NP


Kathryn Post, NPKathryn Post, NP


Nancy Schaeffer, NPNancy Schaeffer, NP


Elizabeth Strand, NPElizabeth Strand, NP

Loren N. Winters, NPLoren N. Winters, NP


Radiation Oncology

Karen Bernstein, MDKaren Bernstein, MD

Dorothy Doran, MS, ARNP, AOCNDorothy Doran, MS, ARNP, AOCN

Rachel Jimenez, MDRachel Jimenez, MD


Shannon MacDonald, MDShannon MacDonald, MD

Alphonse G. Taghian, MD, PhDAlphonse G. Taghian, MD, PhD


Surgical Oncology

Suzanne B. Coopey, MDSuzanne B. Coopey, MD

Michele A. Gadd, MDMichele A. Gadd, MD

Kevin S. Hughes, MDKevin S. Hughes, MD

David J. Martini, MDDavid J. Martini, MD (seeing patients at Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center)

Barbara L. Smith, MD, PhDBarbara L. Smith, MD, PhD

Michelle C. Specht, MDMichelle C. Specht, MD

Jeanne Yu, MDJeanne Yu, MD (seeing patients at Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center)


Jayne Dorfman, PAJayne Dorfman, PA

Krista Elliott, NPKrista Elliott, NP

Erin Keefe, NPErin Keefe, NP

Constance Roche, NPConstance Roche, NP

Surgery - Breast Reconstruction

William G. Austen, Jr., MDWilliam G. Austen, Jr., MD

Curtis L. Cetrulo, Jr., MDCurtis L. Cetrulo, Jr., MD

Amy Sue Colwell, MDAmy Sue Colwell, MD

Eric C. Liao, MD, PhDEric C. Liao, MD, PhD

Jonathan M. Winograd, MDJonathan M. Winograd, MD

Michael J. Yaremchuk, MDMichael J. Yaremchuk, MD

Heather Marie Fealtman, NPHeather Marie Fealtman, NP


Breast Pathology

Elena Brachtel, MDElena Brachtel, MD

John Henry Eichhorn, MDJohn Henry Eichhorn, MD


Thomas M. Gudewicz, MDThomas M. Gudewicz, MD

Melinda Jean Fan Lerwill, MDMelinda Jean Fan Lerwill, MD

Dennis C. Sgroi, MDDennis C. Sgroi, MD

David Wilbur, MDDavid Wilbur, MD

Breast Imaging

Helen D'Alessandro, MDHelen D'Alessandro, MD


Pragya A. Dang, MBBSPragya A. Dang, MBBS

Phoebe Freer, MDPhoebe Freer, MD

Daniel B. Kopans, MDDaniel B. Kopans, MD


Kathleen A. McCarthy, MDKathleen A. McCarthy, MD

Margo Moskos, MD, MPHMargo Moskos, MD, MPH


Bethany Niell, MD, PhDBethany Niell, MD, PhD

Mansi A. Saksena, MBBSMansi A. Saksena, MBBS


Mary M. Staffa, MDMary M. Staffa, MD

Deborah Termeulen, MDDeborah Termeulen, MD

Beverly Gerade, NPBeverly Gerade, NP

Oncology Nursing

Kathy Callahan, RN  Kathy Callahan, RN


Janice Cameron-Calef, RNJanice Cameron-Calef, RN

Gwendolyn Mitchell, LPN, MEdGwendolyn Mitchell, LPN, MEd

Research Nursing

Karleen R. Habin, RN, BBS, Research Nurse Manager

Maria Shellock, RN, Research Nurse

Social Work

Julie A. Berrett, MA, MSW, LICSWJulie A. Berrett, MA, MSW, LICSW

Emily Doerr, MSW, LICSWEmily Doerr, MSW, LICSW

Cancer Genetics

Erica Blouch, MS, CGC

Gayun Chan-Smutko, MS, CGC

Michele Jacobs Gabree, MS, CGC

Janette Lawrence, MS, CGC

Kristen Mahoney Shannon, MS, CGC

Devanshi Patel, MS, CGC

Linda Rodgers, MGC, CGC

Meredith Seidel, MS, CGC

Nutrition Services

Julia Hincman-Francvilla MS, RD, LDN

Carol Sullivan, RD, LDN

Physical Therapy

Cheryl Brunelle, PT


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