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Breast care team

 

The breast service is a multidisciplinary team service, which comprises several different specialties, all working together to achieve the best outcomes for our patients:

  • Breast Surgeons
    • Consultants (Professor Pereira, Mrs Downey, Associate Professor Down, Mr Leeper)
    • Associate Specialists (Mr Joglekar, Mr Rajput)
    • International Clinical Fellows
    • Physician’s Associate (Miss Smith)
  • Breast Imaging
    • Specialist Breast Radiologists (Dr Hamid, Dr Vachtsevanos, Dr Musgrave, Dr Newman)
    • Specialist Breast Radiographers
  • Breast Care Nurses
    • Lead: Samantha Glee
    • Team: Sharon Thain, Rachel Fenn, Jill Swan, Rosemary Thompson, Olivia Smith
  • Oncology team
    • Dr Harihar and Dr Han
  • Pathologists: Our pathology colleagues are based at the Cotman Centre in Norwich, and provide a rapid results service for our one-stop symptomatic clinics
  • Plastic Surgeons: Our Plastic surgery colleagues are based at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, and are available via a direct referral system
  • Genetics Service: Our genetics service is based at Addenbrookes Hospital, and provides a tertiary referral service for those patients we believe are at significantly increased risk of developing breast cancer due to their family history
  • Lymphoedema service: We are fortunate to have an on-site specialised lymphoedema service to provide treatment and management for arm and truncal swelling
  • Orthotics department: Our colleagues undertake personalised measurements to provide temporary and permanent external prostheses to attain breast symmetry in clothing
  • Secretarial staff (Tracy Miller-Burrage, Joseph Flaxman, Josefina Moure-Cubitt)
  • Breast Screening administrative staff (Lead: Catherine Stimpson)
  • Business Manager (Iain Johnstone)