Surgical Oncology

Breast Cancer

The cancer experts at the Breast Care Center see more than 100 breast patients every week and evaluate more than 200 new cases of breast cancer each year. The multimodality clinic became fully functional at the turn of the century and was among the first in the region to be accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).

Advanced Breast Cancer Surgery 

Surgical oncologists, who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, remove tumors from the breasts and lymph nodes. Studies show that women treated by breast surgeons for breast cancer have better outcomes. At the Breast Care Center, our breast surgeons are all subspecialty trained and our team is among the most experienced in the North Carolina area.

For all women, the prospect of breast surgery is a scary one. Our breast surgeons will discuss your best surgical treatment option with you, as well as your personal concerns and preferences. Learn more about breast surgery.

Multidisciplinary Treatment of Breast Cancer

Our Breast Care Center (BCC) encompasses many specialties in a multidisciplinary approach to breast cancer care. The specialties include:

Learn more about the multidisciplinary team of the Breast Care Center. The BCC is fully accepted by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. 

Quick Reference

Comprehensive Cancer Center

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