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Brian O'Hea Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, Chief of Breast and Oncologic Surgery Division, Director of Carol M. Baldwin Breast Care Center Surgery Renaissance School of Medicine

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Brian O’Hea’s research has focused on sentinel node biopsy in patients with breast cancer; local excision alone for selected patients with DCIS; STAR trial (NSABP chemoprevention trial); a pilot study of Docetaxal and Doxil with G-CSF as neoadjuvant treatment for patients with Stage II and III breast cancer. He is also a moderator of a weekly multidisciplinary breast conference.


  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Residency, St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY
  • MD, Georgetown University