12 doctors weighed in:
What are breast cancer treatments?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Incredibly Effective
Typically, breast cancer is treated by a team of different cancer specialists.
At first, the surgeon performs breast surgery. Later on, medical drugs (hormone drugs and chemotherapy) and/ or radiotherapy may be used. Other treatments include plastic surgery (for breast reconstruction) and physical therapy.

In brief: Incredibly Effective
Typically, breast cancer is treated by a team of different cancer specialists.
At first, the surgeon performs breast surgery. Later on, medical drugs (hormone drugs and chemotherapy) and/ or radiotherapy may be used. Other treatments include plastic surgery (for breast reconstruction) and physical therapy.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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Dr. Chakshu Gupta
Pathology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Effective options
Depending on the size, status of nodes in the axilla and specialized testing done in the lab, breast cancers are treated with surgery, hormone and/or chemotherapy and radiation.

In brief: Effective options
Depending on the size, status of nodes in the axilla and specialized testing done in the lab, breast cancers are treated with surgery, hormone and/or chemotherapy and radiation.
Dr. Chakshu Gupta
Dr. Chakshu Gupta
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Multi-disiplinary
Breast cancer is treated with surgery, and/or radiation, and/or chemotherapy / hormone therapy.
The treatment types depends on the characteristics of the breast cancer.

In brief: Multi-disiplinary
Breast cancer is treated with surgery, and/or radiation, and/or chemotherapy / hormone therapy.
The treatment types depends on the characteristics of the breast cancer.
Dr. Travis Kidner
Dr. Travis Kidner
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