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Dr. Nafisa A. Tejpar
Orlando , FL 32804

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Nafisa Tejpar, MD, FACS
Specialist in Breast Cancer Surgery & Evaluation

Committed to excellence in your healthcare

SOME OF THE COMMON DIAGNOSTIC & SURGICAL SERVICES
performed by Dr. Tejpar -- Check with your surgeon

Descriptions are provided by WebMD except where otherwise indicated and are for general education. See your breast surgeon for evaluation, proper diagnosis and treatment, and to discuss the specifics of your situation which may vary from the general descriptions.

Some surgeons, like Dr. Tejpar, will most often perform minimally-invasive) surgeries wherever possible. However, In some situations a more extensive surgery is required.)

Please consult with your surgeon about the specifics of YOUR procedure. We encourage you to ask about any service or procedure listed below or any you might be searching for that you do not see on this list.

EVALUATION OF BENIGN BREAST DISEASE & BREAST CANCER:

• Surgical Consultation and Second Opinion
• BRCA Gene testing
• Monitoring and coordination of services for Women at High Risk
  of developing breast cancer
• Breast Ultrasound

• Ultrasound Guided Aspiration of Cysts (Benign)
Breast Biopsy
   
  • Core needle or fine needle biopsy (In office)
      • Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy

      • Stereotactic biopsy  
  
   • Radioactive seed localization biopsy of breast lesions that cannot be felt
.              (Here are other descriptions (American Cancer Society)

      • Surgical biopsy (in outpatient center)

• Pathology Diagnostics
• Monitoring for Recurrence of Breast Cancer

COORDINATION OF YOUR CARE:

• Surgical Consultation and Second Opinion
• Surgical scheduling
• Coordination of oncology and radiation oncology appointments
• Coordination with reconstructive surgery which can sometimes be done
  at the same time as the breast cancer surgery
• Treatment recommendations for surgery and post-surgery

BREAST CANCER SURGICAL TREATMENT:

• Lumpectomy

• For additional information on Dr. Tejpar's site, click here

• Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
• AxillaryLymphNode Dissection

• Mammosite Placement / Contura Balloon for Partial Breast Radiation:  Procedure to prepare the breast for targeted short term radiation treatment
    MammoSite RTS Patient Brochure - Engiish(Download brochure on 5-day treatment option)
    
MammoSite RTS Patient Brochure - Spanish   

• Mastectomy & Prophylactic Mastectomy  (Imaginis also has further descriptions of types of mastectomies and illustrations

• Simple Mastectomy
• Modified Radical Mastectomy
• Bilateral Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
• Nipple and Areola Saving / Sparing Mastectomy

• Port Placement and Removal for Chemotherapy

OTHER BREAST diagnostic tests/imaging that may be ordered by Dr. Tejpar that are performed at an outside center.

Ductogram This test is often ordered when there is nipple discharge.
Breast MRI (ISusan B. Komen)


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