Breast Cancer Treatment
- Q What questions should I ask to find a top breast surgeon or oncologist?
Dr. Stuart Linder, Plastic & Reconstructive SurgeryWhen you are looking for a breast surgeon, you need to do your homework. Most importantly, the doctor should be a board-certified oncological surgeon who is trained in general surgery as well as oncology or fellowship in oncological general surgery... Full Answer
- Q How is breast cancer treated with hormone therapy?
Dr. Dede Bonner, Health EducationThe general objective of all hormone therapy is to block or remove the effects that your body’s production of estrogen and progesterone is having on your cancer cells. There are different types of hormone therapy, and each works slightly... Full Answer
- Q What is the treatment for male breast cancer?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyThe diagnostic tools and treatments available to women are also available to men. Breast cancer in men is diagnosed using mammography, ultrasound, and biopsy. Treatments include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. Full Answer