Physicians & Staff

| Breast Imaging | Medical Oncology | Breast Surgery | Radiation Oncology | Pathology | Plastic Surgery | Core ResourcesOther Participants |


Breast Evaluation and Treatment

The Breast Evaluation and Treatment Program, part of the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, cares for patients with benign and malignant breast conditions. Our interdisciplinary team includes nationally recognized leaders in the fields of medical oncology, surgical oncology, radiation oncology, breast imaging and pathology.

Breast Imaging

To make an appointment, call: 410-328-3225

Sergio A. Dromi, MD
Chief of Breast Imaging
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology

Medical Degree: Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Residency: Georgetown University Medical Center
Fellowships: Georgetown University Medical Center, Radiology, Women’s Imaging & MRI
Certification: Diagnostic Radiology


Nikki Tirada, MDDr. Nikki Tirada
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology
Clinical Expertise: Breast Imaging
Medical Degree: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
Residencies: Mount Sinai Medical Center-Miami; George Washington University Hospital
Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Women's Imaging
Certification: Diagnostic Radiology



Breast Surgery

To make an appointment, call: 410-328-BRST (2778)

Susan B. Kesmodel, MD
Director of Breast Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Special Interests: Benign and Malignant Breast Disease; Prophylactic Mastectomy for High Risk Patients; Nipple and Skin Sparing Mastectomy; Neoadjuvant Endocrine Therapy; Melanoma
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, General Surgery
Fellowship: University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Surgical Oncology
Certification: General Surgery; Surgical Oncology

Emily C. Bellavance, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Special Interests: Benign and Malignant Breast Disease; Breast Brachytherapy; Nipple and Skin Sparing Mastectomy; Oncoplastic Surgery; Prophylactic Mastectomy for High Risk Patients; Reverse Lymphatic Mapping
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, General Surgery 
Fellowship: University of Chicago Medical Center, Surgical Oncology; University of Chicago School of Medicine, McLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
Certification: General Surgery, Surgical Oncology



Medical Oncology

To make an appointment, call: 1-866-408-6885

Katherine H. Rak Tkaczuk, MD
Director, Breast Evaluation and Treatment Program
Professor of Medicine, Program in Oncology
Special Interests: Breast Cancer; Cancer
Medical Degree: Wroclaw Medical Academy
Residency: St. Agnes Hospital, Medicine
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
Certification: Internal Medicine; Oncology; Hematology


Paula M. Rosenblatt, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Special Interests: Breast Cancer; Cancer
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical System, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
Certification: Internal Medicine, AIM




Radiation Oncology

To make an appointment, call: 410-328-6080

Steven Feigenberg, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Director of Clinical Research
Director of the Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Program
Director of Emerging Technology
Special Interests: Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Medical Degree: Hahnemann University School of Medicine 
Residency: University of Florida, Gainesville 


Elizabeth May Nichols, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Clinical Director, Maryland Proton Treatment Center
Special Interests: Breast and Gynecologic Cancers, External Thermal Therapy
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center
Certification: Radiation Oncology



Pathology

Olga Ioffe, MD
Professor of Pathology
Vice Chair, Department of Pathology
Director, Anatomic Pathology

Special Interests: Breast and Gynecologic Pathology; Cancer
Medical Degree: Moscow State Medical Instititute
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Pathology; National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health; Greater Baltimore Medical Center; First Moscow Medical Institute
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center, Surgical Pathology
Certification: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology


Plastic Surgery

To make an appointment, call: 410-328-2360

Rachel Bluebond-Langner 2

Rachel Bluebond-Langner, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Special Interests: Breast Reconstruction; Cosmetic Surgery; Facial Trauma and Reconstruction; Microsurgery; Transgender Surgery
Medical Degree: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internship: The Johns Hopkins Hospital - Plastic Surgery
Residency: The Johns Hopkins Hospital - Plastic Surgery
Fellowship: Hospital General, Mexico City - Craniofacial Surgery
Certification: Plastic Surgery 


Nelson Goldberg, MD
Professor of Surgery
Special Interests: Abdominal Reconstruction; Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy; Congenital Deformities; Cosmetic Surgery; Hand Surgery; Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Internship: Yale-New Haven Hospital - General Surgery
Residency: National Cancer Institute - General Surgery; Yale-New Haven Hospital - General Surgery
Fellowship: Yale-New Haven Hospital - Hand Surgery
Certification: Plastic Surgery 





Yvonne Rasko, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Special Interests: Surgical Treatment of Hernias
Medical Degree: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - General Surgery; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Plastic Surgery
Certification: Plastic Surgery 





Sheri Slezak, MD
Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Professor of Surgery, Program in Oncology
Special Interests: Microsurgery; Breast Surgery; Cancer
Medical Degree: Harvard University
Residency: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, General Surgery
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Plastic Surgery
Certification: General Surgery; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery



Core Resources

Genetic Counseling

Jessica Scott, MGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
410-328-2294


Clinical Nutrition Services

Jenny TaylorJenny Taylor, RD, LDN, CNSD
Senior Dietitian
410-328-5462


Psychosocial Services

Patricia Widra, MDDr. Patricia Widra
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Special Interests: Anxiety Disorders; Consultation Liaison Psychiatry; Perinatal Mood; Women's Mental Health
Medical Degree: Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Psychiatry
866-408-6885 / appointments




Other Breast Program Participants

Cynthia L. Drogula, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Special Interests: Breast Surgery
Medical Degree: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: George Washington University School of Medicine, General Surgery
Fellowship: Washington Hospital Center
Certification: Surgery



Meghan L. Milburn, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology 
Medical Degree: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, General Surgery
Fellowship: Anne Arundel Medical Center DeCesaris Cancer Institute, Breast Surgical Oncology; University of Maryland Medical Center/Johns Hopkins, Clinical Research
To make an appointment with Dr. Milburn, call: 443-643-3020

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