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Jeanne Jai-Yin Yu, MD

  • Phone: 978-882-6899
Departments
Surgical Oncology
Department of Surgery

Specialties

  • Cancer Center
  • Breast Cancer
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Danvers: The Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell
Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Board Certifications
Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

BiographyDr. Jeanne Yu is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. She completed her surgical training at New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center, during which she spent two years as a research fellow. Following her general surgical residency, Dr. Yu completed a fellowship in Breast Surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Since 2004, Dr. Yu has been on staff at Massachusetts General Hospital and North Shore Medical Center and on the faculty of Harvard Medical School. She currently serves as a Co-Director of the Mass General/North Shore Breast Center.

Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

Krag, K., Schoenthaler, R., Yu, J. Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Care in the Community. In: Multidisciplinary Approach in the Treatment of Breast Cancereds. Smith, B., Taghian, A., Erban, J.

Yu, J., Park, A., Morris, E., Liberman, L., Borgen, P.I., King, T.A.  MRI Screening in a clinic population with a family history of breast cancer.  Annals of Surgical Oncology  15(2):452-461, 2008. 

Chung, A., Yu, J., Stempel, M., Patil, S., Cody, H.S., Montgomery, L.  Is the 10% rule equally valid for all subsets of sentinel-node positive breast cancer patients?  Annals of Surgical Oncology  15 (10):2728-33, 2008.

Yu, J., Brennan, M., Christos, P., Osborne, M.P., Hoda, S., Simmons, R.M.  Bone marrow micrometastases and adjuvant treatment of breast cancer.  The Breast Journal  10:181-5, 2004.

Gadd, M.A., Cosimi, B.A., Yu, J., Duncan, L.M., Flotte, T.J., Souba, W.W., Ott, M.J., Wong, L.S., Sober, A.J., Mihm, M.C., Haluska F.G., Tanabe, K.K.Outcome of patients with melanoma and histologically negative sentinel lymph nodes.Archives of Surgery 134(4):381-387, 1999.

Arnold, T.E., Yu, J., Belasco, J.G.mRNA stabilization by the ompA 5-untranslated region:  Two protective elements hinder distinct pathways for mRNA degradation.RNA4:319-330, 1998.

Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
104 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923-3623

Phone: 978-882-6899
Fax: 978-882-6890