Breast Cancer Specialists

Hear directly from medical experts who specialize in breast cancer.

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer diagnosed in women in the U.S. That's according to the CDC, which says roughly 1 out of every 100 breast cancer diagnoses is for a man.

Explore interviews with medical experts who specialize in breast cancer, including oncologists, nurses, medical staff, and social workers. They share the kind of conversations you can turn to them to have - from new treatment options to navigating the day-to-day life with cancer.

Oncologists


Doug Blayney, MD



Oncologist: Specializing in breast cancer | HER2, Estrogen+, Triple Negative, Lumpectomy vs. Mastectomy
Experience: 30+ years
Institution: Stanford Medical

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