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Dr. Melanie Lynch joins Norma Pfriem Breast Heart

Norma Pfriem Breast Center, part of Smilow Cancer Clinic, is happy to welcome Melanie Lynch, MD, a surgical oncologist and breast surgeon, to its staff members. An affiliate professor in the Yale College of Drugs Division of Operation, Dr. Lynch will lead the breast treatment groups at the breast center’s Bridgeport, Fairfield and Trumbull workplaces.

Dr. Lynch comes to the heart as a chief in breast cancer treatment from Northeast Ohio. She has served as health care director of the Summa Well being Program Breast Program since 2013, and was section chief of Typical Surgery at Cleveland VA Health care Center. She served as affiliate professor of Surgical procedures and affiliate director of the General Surgery Residency Application at Situation Western Reserve College.

Dr. Lynch was awarded a Crain’s Cleveland Small business Medical doctor Innovator Award 2018 for the implementation of an accessibility application that makes certain following working day appointments and expedited biopsies for females with cancer concerns.

“Dr. Lynch has demonstrated a motivation to the values of the Norma Pfriem Breast Centre, Smilow Cancer Healthcare facility of delivering in depth and coordinated breast care to all gals in our community,” says Donna Twist, PhD, government director of the Breast Heart, and vice president, Bridgeport Healthcare facility Foundation.

“Dr. Lynch was selected from amid a national pool of candidates. We are happy to welcome a compassionate surgeon to our workforce,” said Mehra Golshan, MD, MBA, FACS, inaugural deputy main medical officer for surgical expert services at Smilow Cancer Clinic, of which the breast heart is a aspect.

Dr. Lynch will start off observing clients in late January. For extra facts or to program an appointment, call the breast center at 203-254-2381.