Rebecca Kwait, MD
Rebecca Kwait, MD
Lecturer in Surgery, part-time, Harvard Medical School
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
81 Highland Ave.
Salem, MA 01923
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
102-104 Endicott St.
Danvers, MA 01923
- MD, St. George University, Grenada WI
- Residency, Maimonides Medical Center
- Residency, UMASS Medical Center
- Fellowship, Women & Infants Hospital/Brown University Fellowship in Breast Diseases
American Board Certifications
- General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
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Dr. Kwait?s research interests include innovation in breast cancer surgery, oncoplastic surgery, patient reported outcomes in breast surgery and reducing extent of axillary surgery during breast cancer operations.
Kwait RM, Pesek S, Onstad M, Edmonson D, Clark MA, Raker C, Stuckey A, Gass J. Influential forces in breast cancer surgical decision-making and the impact on body image and sexual function. Annals of Surgical Oncology 2016. 23(10):3403-11.Chowdhry VK, Bushey JA, Kwait RM, Goldberg S, Ritchie J, Ji Y, McKee R, Palladino D, Proulx G. Intraoperative radiation therapy as part of planned monotherapy for early-stage breast cancer. Journal of Radiation Oncology 2017. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13566-017-0338-z.Rojas KE, Butler E, Guiterrez J, Kwait RM, Laprise J, Scalia Wilbur J, Spinette S, Raker CA, Robison K, Legare R, Gass J, Stuckey A. Choosing high-risk screening vs. surgery and the effect of treatment modality on anxiety and breast specific sensuality in BRCA mutation carriers. Gland Surg 2019. 8(3):249-257. Gandhi C, Butler E, Pesek S, Kwait RM, Edmonson D, Raker C, Clark MA, Stuckey A, Gass J. Sexual dysfunction in breast cancer survivors: Is it surgical modality or adjuvant therapy? Am J Clin Oncol 2019. 42(6):500-506. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=kwait+rm%5Bauthor%5D