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USF Breast Health
3000 Medical Park Dr.
Suite 140
Tampa, FL  33613

Phone:  813-793-4272
Fax:  813-374-9495

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USF Breast Health Resources

     The following documents discuss various instructions, procedures, treatments and other information related to breast health and breast cancer treatment.  Click on the following links to view the documents.

  The Role of Chemoprevention in Modifying the Risk of Breast Cancer 
  Handpick a Winning Medical Team
  Medications to Stop Taking Before Surgery
  Post Mastectomy/Lumpectomy Patient Instructions
  Post Surgical Drain Care
  Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy 
  Lymphedema Information
  Lymphedema Prevention 
  Helpful Exercises After Breast Surgery
  Support Group
  Breast Self-Exam
  Ultrasound
  Mammogram
  MRI

 

     We also have a number of slide presentations and videos, describing procedures, research and various other topics that should be very informative.  Please click on any of the following links. 

WARNING:  Some of this material details surgical procedures that may be too graphic for some.  Please use discretion when viewing and sharing this information.

 

Online Resources  

There are many good resources on the Internet, to learn about breast cancer and breast health.  Here is a list to get you started.  Simply click on any of the following:

 

Note that you will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed to view many of these documents. This is a free program you probably already have installed.  If not, you may download it from the following link: 

USF Breast News

Molecular subtyping of breast cancer may better identify women at high risk of disease recurrence. 
03/07/2014 Tampa, FL
A method called molecular subtyping can help doctors better determine which of their patients are at a high risk of getting breast cancer again...

USF Breast Health and Tampa Bay Breast Care Specialists have teamed up on a new Cryoablation Study 
05/17/2013 Tampa, FL
Cryoablation is a new technique that holds the promise of a breakthrough in the treatment of early stage breast cancer...

Florida Hospital and USF Health Form Partnership in Key Specialties to Expand Translational Medicine in Tampa bay
03/12/2012 Tampa, FL
Florida Hospital and USF Health have formed a strategic alliance, combining Adventist Health System's innovative approach to patient-centered care with the University of South Florida's leading research...

Charles E. Cox Recently Recognized by Srathmore's Who's Who Publication January, 2012, Westbury, N.Y.
Charles Cox, M.D., has recently been recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Registry  for his outstanding contributions and achievments in the field of Surgical Oncology...

 
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