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what is the salary for a breast surgeon?

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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgical Oncology 44 years experience
Varies: Usually about the same as a general surgeon but may be less if the doc is exclusively a breast surgeon (but those folks do not usually do emergencies, work nights, weekends.. So it may be a fair trade-off.) a lot less than neurosurgeons, orthopedists and cardiologists.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

Looking to find a good breast surgeon for a lift. Can anyone help?

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Dr. Rafael Lugo
General Surgery 28 years experience
Location: Uou need to be more specific as of too location.
A 29-year-old member asked:

What are the requirements to be a breast surgeon?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
Surgery Residency: Breast cancer surgery is typically performed by general surgeons following completion of a 5-yr residency. Fellowships are currently available in breast surgery follwing these 5 yrs. Aesthetic breast surgery is performed by plastic surgeons who have completed fellowships in this specialty.
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What is a breast surgeon salary?

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Dr. Michael Korona
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Google: Look up.
A 37-year-old member asked:

Is dr ted eisenberg of philadelphia, pa a good breast surgeon?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Not the right place: If you want to find the right breast surgeon, for your family member's care, you have to make some personal enquireies about any surgeon like the following. 1) some one you know treated by that surgeon, is the best reference. 2) your family physician whom you trust, will advise you. 3) qualifications like board certified , had teaching experence etc 4) finally should consult , and decide
A 37-year-old member asked:

What is a breast surgeon?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
BreastCancer Surgeon: Breast surgeons are usually general surgeons who specialize in the screening, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of breast cancer. Stated another way, we are the doctors who primary care physicians or gynecologists send their patients to who have breast lumps, abnormal mammograms, breast pain, etc. While there are post-residency fellowships available, there is no formal board certification.

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