Brigham and Women’s Hospital is a renowned leader providing surgical care for patients with breast cancer or non-cancerous breast conditions. In partnership with Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center, our breast surgical specialists provide treatment for thousands of patients each year including more than 2,500 with breast cancer.
At DFBCC we have the largest breast surgery team in New England. Each member of our team focuses solely on breast disease. Because of this concentration, you will have access to some of the leading breast experts in the field.
Our breast surgeons collaborate with multidisciplinary specialists including cancer genetics experts, dedicated breast pathologists and breast imagers, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, reconstructive surgeons and physical therapists, as well as support team members from psychosocial services, nutrition and social work.
Tari A. King, MD, FACS
Breast Surgery Leadership
Chief, Breast Surgery, Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center Chief, Division of Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital Vice Chair for Multidisciplinary Oncology, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital Anne E. Dyson Professor of Surgery in the Field of Women's Cancers, Harvard Medical School
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Surgery Rob and Karen Hale Distinguished Chair in Surgical Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital Co-leader, Breast Program, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Olivia and Caroline work with patients and surgeons at Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center (primarily at the Chestnut Hill location). Caroline is also the lead NP for the DCIS program.
Katie Anderson, PA-C, Chief Physician Assistant, Division of Breast Surgery
Camille Borland, PA-C
Bryan Danilchuk, PA-C
Jordan Gittzus, PA-C
Jenna Dobbins, PA-C
Katie McLean, PA-C, Lead Physician Assistant, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital Clinical Operations, Breast Surgery
Lara Novak, PA-C, Senior Physician Assistant, Education, Division of Breast Surgery
The Physician Assistant team works closely with surgeons in both the clinic and the operating room to ensure seamless care.
Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the B-PREP Program
Mary Knust-Graichen, NP
MaryBeth Hans, PA-C, Co-Director, B-PREP Program
Susan Tsai, PA-C
Mary, MaryBeth and Susan focus on the evaluation and diagnosis of benign and malignant breast disease in the Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Mary and MaryBeth are also active members of the B-PREP care team.