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
Rob and Karen Hale Distinguished Chair in Surgical Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Vice Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital Co-leader, Breast Program, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center; Director, Breast Immuno-Oncology Program, Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center Co-leader, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 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.
Lara Novak Butler, PA-C, Chief Physician Assistant, Division of Breast Surgery
Alison Dana, PA-C
Jordan Gittzus, PA-C
Sarah Katz, PA-C
Kelley Lapointe, PA-C
Sarah Maloney, PA-C
Katie McLean, PA-C, Lead Physician Assistant, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital Clinical Operations, Breast Surgery
Gabrielle Sayaf, PA-C
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
Marybeth Hans, PA-C, Clinical Director, B-PREP Program
Katherine Humphrey, PA-C
Camille Oliver, PA-C
Tiffany Tenney, PA-C
Our team focuses on the evaluation and diagnosis of benign and malignant breast disease in the Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital and most are also active members of the B-PREP care team.
Oncology Nurse Navigator
Mary Caruso, RN
Kristin Cashman, RN
Carney Lavery, RN
Our Nurse Navigator works closely with surgeons and advance practice providers in clinic to facilitate patient care.