Breast Surgery Services with Virginia Cancer Specialists
Stephanie Akbari, MD, F.A.C.S. is now seeing patients with breast cancer and breast problems in Fairfax, VA
Virginia Cancer Specialists provides a full service spectrum that includes breast cancer surgery, breast surgery, screening, diagnosis, breast and musculoskeletal surgery services, radiation oncology, medical oncology, genetic counseling and palliative care. Dr. Akbari has been a pioneer in breast cancer surgery, continually integrating new technology into treatments she offers to her patients. She was the first breast surgeon in the area to become certified in breast ultrasound, the first to incorporate partial breast irradiation into her practice, and the first to perform office based minimally invasive breast biopsies. In 2007, she established the first nationally accredited breast center in the Washington, DC region. She believes in personalized care and strives to put together the best treatment protocol individually tailored to meet the needs of each patient and their families.
Breast Services Include:
- Breast Surgery and Breast Cancer Surgical Oncology
- Breast Radiation Oncology
- Breast Medical Oncology
- Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
- Genetic Testing and Counseling
- Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsies
Virginia Cancer Specialists offers a 360 degree approach to cutting-edge and integrated care for patients with breast problems - from benign breast disease to breast cancer, as well as those who have a high risk for developing breast disease.
Our surgeons work closely with our dedicated breast cancer medical oncologists and radiation oncologists – located right in our community.
Dr. Akbari is a pioneer in breast cancer surgery, continually integrating new technology into treatments she offers to her patients.