Dr. M. Lisa Attebery, FACOS, a fellowship-trained, board-certified breast surgical oncologist at Bayhealth Hospital’s Sussex Campus in Milford, says Bayhealth now offers technology designed to locate and remove cancerous tissue using a less invasive, more patient-friendly treatment method that also reduces the need for repeat surgeries.
Attebery and Bayhealth have partnered with a company called Endomag to introduce the Sentimag system, which enables doctors to identify cancerous tissue without using an invasive guidewire placed into the patient’s breast during surgery—the standard of care for more than 30 years. Read more....
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“A patient comes into my office with a biopsy, and I can drop a Magseed, which is magnetic and emits a signal” said Dr Attebery. “Then, the morning of surgery or in my office, I inject the Magtrace. The patient comes in for surgery, no needles, no wires and goes immediately into surgery. They’re not tormented by a wire sticking out of their breasts.” Read more about Endomag here.
RFTC- Japan's Leading Breast Cancer Foundation - recognizes Dr. Attebery
Dr. Attebery and Dr. Domenick were guests on Radio Rehoboth discussing the importance of preventative care during COVID
Dr. Attebery moderated three panel discussions. Click on links to see videos below:
For more information, visit Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition or call (302) 778-1102.
The Comprehensive Breast Center in Rehoboth Beach is celebrating its one-year anniversary!
Meet Medical Society of Delaware member Dr. M. Lisa Attebery of Comprehensive Breast Center, LLC.
"Who are the best doctors in Delaware? Once again, we asked physicians to vote for nominees using a secure online peer balloting system. In this year of extraordinary challenges, Delaware Today is honored to present our annual list of the best of the best in our state."
The Comprehensive Breast Center recently announced the opening of its new office.
M. Lisa Attebery, DO, FACOS is the only fellowship-trained breast surgeon in the state and is the first on the East Coast to use the Sentimag, Magseed and Magtracer.
The center will see female and male patients for all breast concerns, including abnormal mammograms, breast lumps and previous breast cancers. Dr. Attebery is experienced in breast reductions, breast enhancements and breast reconstruction.
Ben-Jacobs T, Barth N, Elfant A, Attebery ML. Morgagni Hernia in an Adult Presenting as Painless Obstructive Jaundice. The American Surgeon. 2009. November: Vol.75, No.11.1141- 1143(3).
Attebery ML, Sieling BA, Ciocca R, Grujic E, Smink R, Frazier TG. Touch Prep Cytology as a Preferred Approach for Evaluating Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Breast Cancer. The Breast Journal. 2007. Jan/Feb.
Attebery, ML., Kumar, S. Case Report: Perforated Duodenal Diverticulum Surgical Rounds 2004. November: Vol.27, No.11. 528-531
Microcalcifications Appear to be Associated with Smaller and Earlier Stage Breast Cancers. Attebery ML, Frazier TG. Submitted Surgical Society of Oncology annual meeting. Washington, D.C. 2007.
Does Massage Affect Status of Sentinel Lymph Node in Breast Cancer? Sieling BA, Attebery ML, Grujic E, Schuler H, Frazier TG. Accepted to American Society of Breast Diseases. 2005.
Touch Prep Cytology Evaluation of Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Breast Cancer. Attebery ML, Sieling BA, Ciocca R, Grujic E, Smink R, Frazier TG. Accepted to American Society of Breast Diseases. 2005.
Breast MRI versus Mammography and Ultrasound in Accurately Evaluating Tumor Size Preoperatively When Compared to the Pathological Specimen. Attebery ML, Sieling BA, Dugan N, Frazier TG. 2005.