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Dr. Mahmoud El-Tamer, MD

Dr. Mahmoud El-Tamer, MD

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. USA

Biography

Dr. El-Tamer received his Medical Doctorate from the American University of Beirut in 1981. After a four year internship at the university’s medical center, he completed four years of surgical oncology and reconstructive surgery at the renowned Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre in the USA.

He has been the principal or co-principal investigator on research grants from the Avon Breast Cancer Foundation, the US Veterans Administration and the American College of Surgeons. He is the author of the acclaimed textbook ” Principals & Techniques in Oncoplastic Breast Cancer Surgery” and holds the patent to a new agent for sentinel node detection.