UC Irvine Today
Update on Breast cancer Screening and Treatment
Speakers: Erin Lin, DO, and Freddie Combs, MD.
Dr. Erin H. Lin is a board-certified surgical oncologist who specializes in breast health and surgical breast treatment. She has expertise in both benign ad malignant tumpr lumpectomy and mastectomy surgeries, using techniques to minimize scarring and preserve skin and nipples. She is also skilled in intraoperative radiation therapy and image-guided minimally invasive biopsies.
Dr. Freddie J. Combs is a UCI Health board-certified radiologist who specializes in the detection and diagnosis of breast cancer. His clinical interests include high-risk screening, diagnostic procedures and breast density assessment. He has done research with the UCI Health Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic, measuring breast tissue using diffuse optical spectroscopic imaging. He also is involved in research to improve techniques for localizing breast cancers prior to surgery.
Medicine in our Backyard
Monday, April 22 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Newport Beach Central Library 1000 Avocado Avenue Newport Beach, CA 92660