Dr. Greg Pahnke

Surgery - Oncology
NEWARK, DE
43 years experience male

Locations

Office

wilmington, DE

Address

suite 1340, 4701 Ogletown - Stanton road, wilmington, DE
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

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Oxford Health Plans

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicaid

UnitedHealthcare

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Medicare

CHRISTIANA BREAST SURGEONS

NEWARK, DE

CHRISTIANA BREAST SURGEONS

NEWARK, DE

About

Bio

Specializing in breast diseases and cancers. As a surgeon- brings diagnostic microinvasive biopsy techniques with stereotactic and ultrasound directed core biopsies, Sentinel Lymph node procedures to limit full dissections.PBI- partial breast irradiation -SAVI- Mammosite.placement. Skin saving and nipple saving mastectomies. Coordination of care with reconstructive plastic surgeons. Genetic counseling. Second opinions. Compassionate care. Univ. of Pennsylvania Medical School 1977 Univ. of Texas Surg. residency1978-1982 M.D.Anderson Cancer Hospital Surgical Oncology-Breast fellowship 1982-3.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Surgery - Oncology

Doctor Q&A

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Pahnke
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
See your doctor: Many causes -answer depends on your medication history first since many cross reactions and then physical examine - dvt-venous blood clots or arte ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Greg Pahnke
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
No depending on how: Tram flap with your own tissue movement to recreate your breasts may have areas of fat necrosis - hardness. Subpectoral muscle silicone implants ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Pahnke
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
See your surgeon : Swelling now maybe a sign of lymphedema due to the previous surgery blocking efflux of fluid out of your arm( previous lymph node removal or radiat ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Pahnke is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Pahnke is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA
Graduated 1977MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Pennsylvania
Graduated 1977MD

Residency

University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center

Awards

PHI BETA KAPPA
American Cancer Society Diplomate Award

Affiliations

American Society of Breast Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
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