Patients with breast cancer will be cared for by doctors from our breast cancer team.
National Expertise in Diagnoses, Treatment and Survivorship
Your breast cancer physicians are full-time Penn faculty who have dedicated their clinical and research careers to improving our ability to diagnose and treat breast cancer.
They are relentless in the pursuit of the very best clinical outcome and quality of life for each patient treated.
These clinicians have received advanced training and are experts in using integrative approaches that complement the care provided by your oncologists. They can provide advice on these approaches and work with you to integrate these therapies into your daily life.Jun J. Mao, MD, MSCE
Penn medical-oncologists have extensive experience in breast cancer treatment and research; and are leading the way in developing new treatments for breast cancer. These specialists are actively involved in planning your overall treatment. If you need chemotherapy, they'll oversee this part of your care.Angela R. Bradbury, M.D.
Penn breast pathologists have extensive expertise and are pursuing the most innovative techniques possible in identifying and staging breast cancer.Carolyn Mies, MD
Recognized nationally for their expertise, Penn’s plastic surgeons are leaders in the field of reconstructive surgery, including reconstructive microsurgery which works to improve appearance and function.Scott P. Bartlett, MD
Our radiation oncologists are recognized for techniques that target radiation precisely to the tumor site while sparing normal tissue. Penn radiation oncologists are using the latest techniques available including intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and partial breast irradiation (implanted radioactive material).Gary M. Freedman, MD
Penn breast radiologists specialize in the study of radiology to identify breast problems. They are board certified, subspecialty or fellowship trained in imaging. Our breast radiologists have made major contributions to advances in breast cancer imaging. Penn’s Breast Imaging Division, is accredited by the American College of Radiology and provides screening and problem-solving mammography, as well as, the full array of imaging.Julia Birnbaum, MD
Breast surgical oncologists are highly trained in performing surgery to remove breast tumors.Brian J. Czerniecki, MD, PhD