Billy Costa talks with Dr. Robb Friedman, Dr. Amy Comander, and Dr. Larry Blaszkowsky about how the care teams at Mass General Cancer Center's community locations provide patients with access to world-class cancer care close to home.
Amy Comander, MD
Amy Comander, MD
Director, Breast Oncology Program at Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Director, Lifestyle Medicine
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass General Cancer Center at Mass General Waltham
52 Second Ave.
Waltham, MA 02451
Waltham: Mass General Waltham
Mass General Cancer Center at Newton-Wellesley
2014 Washington St.
Newton, MA 02462
- MD, Yale University School of Medicine
- Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
- Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
American Board Certifications
- Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine
- Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Accepted Insurance Plans
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- PAVING the Path to Wellness for Breast Cancer Survivors: Lifestyle Medicine Education and Group Interventions
Comander A, Frates, B, and Tollefson M. Am J Lifestyle Medicine 2021 Jan 29;15(3):242-248
Orman A, Johnson DL, Comander A, Brockton N. Am J Lifestyle Medicine 2020 Apr 26;14(5):483-494.
- Clinical outcome of triple negative breast cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers and noncarriers.
Lee LJ, Alexander B, Schnitt SJ, Comander A, Gallagher B, Garber JE, Tung N. Cancer. 2011 Jul 15;117(14):3093-100.
- Estrogen receptor positive breast cancers in BRCA1 mutation carriers: clinical risk factors and pathologic features. Tung N, Wang Y, Collins LC, Kaplan J, Li H, Gelman R, Comander AH, Gallagher B, Fetten K, Krag K, Stoeckert KA, Legare RD, Sgroi D, Ryan PD, Garber JE, Schnitt SJ. Breast Cancer Res. 2010;12(1):R12.
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