Selecting physician specialists to treat your breast cancer is an important decision to make. When selecting a team of physicians to treat breast cancer, it is important to look for specialists who are highly trained in their fields. The comprehensive teams of expert breast cancer specialists at MemorialCare Breast Centers located in Orange County and Los Angeles County are devoted to the care of women who have breast cancer.
Physicians who have completed their residency training in a specific area of medicine are on their way to become specialists. Once they have completed their education, training and national board exams they become board-certified specialists in their field.
Breast cancer can be treated effectively with a team of oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, pathologists, and geneticists who are trained in breast cancer care. Specialists will be able to work with you to develop a comprehensive strategy for your breast cancer treatment and increase your chances for getting the best possible results.
Physicians across several board certified specialties team together to help treat cancer. While there are no board certifications for specialties in the specific area of breast cancer, physicians who are board certified in the following specialties may focus on the treatment of breast cancer:
In addition to breast cancer specialists, other medical professionals may be involved in your breast cancer treatment, including:
Specialists may also be found in our Find a Provider physician’s directory. Talking to your primary care physician and asking them for a referral to a breast cancer specialist is a good first step. MemorialCare Breast Center and MemorialCare Cancer Institute offer second-opinion programs to help you understand your diagnosis and treatment options.
MemorialCare Breast Centers are among the most comprehensive breast cancer centers in Long Beach and Orange County, California. Our caring and compassionate physicians and staff are solely dedicated to the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. MemorialCare Breast Centers are on the leading edge of brea
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