Richard J. Bleicher, MD, FACS

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Patient Stories

  • Doreen Benedict - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Joseph Buglak - Skin Cancer Patient Stories
  • Darlene Collins - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Stage 0 Breast Cancer (DCIS) Patient Stories
  • Rosalie Fox - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Colon Cancer Patient Stories
  • Linda Gottlieb - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Charlette Gray - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Clinical-Trials Patient Stories
  • Connie Jackley - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Colon Cancer Patient Stories, Gynecologic Malignancies Patient Stories, Pancreatic Cancer Patient Stories
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  • Laura Marblestone - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Kathleen Marchek - Anorectal Cancer Patient Stories, Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Rosella Nelson - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Denise Portner - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Risk Assessment Program Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Diana Robinson - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories, Stage 0 Breast Cancer (DCIS) Patient Stories
  • Patti Rose - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Kathy Rozanski - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Risk Assessment Program Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Tijuana Smith - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories
  • Lael Swank - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Clinical-Trials Patient Stories
  • Roseann Tice - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Margaret Zuccotti - Inflammatory Breast Cancer Patient Stories
Dr. Richard Bleicher

Surgical Oncology

Attending Surgeon
Leader, Breast Cancer Treatment
Director, Breast Fellowship Program
Associate Professor, Surgical Oncology

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Clinical Expertise:

Breast Cancer; Novel Treatment Modalities for Breast Cancer; Breast Cancer Clinical Trials; Cosmetic Outcomes in the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Certifications:

American Board of Surgery

Medical Education

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residencies

Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Fellowships

Basic Science Research Fellowship, Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh;
Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, Calif.

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America®, Best Doctors Inc., 2014

Research Interests

Sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer; Novel treatment modalities for breast cancer; Breast cancer clinical trials; Breast imaging and cancer outcomes, Disparities in breast cancer, Health services research, Male and female breast cancer