ORANGE, Calif., August 21, 2012 – Breastlink Medical Group, a network of comprehensive breast health centers dedicated to providing optimal care for women, announced Nimmi Kapoor, MD has joined their team of surgeons at it’s Orange location.
Dr. Kapoor comes to Breastlink after completing an SSO-approved Breast Fellowship at the John Wayne Cancer Institute. Dr. Kapoor finished her undergraduate studies at UCLA, where she graduated summa cum laude. Dr. Kapoor went to medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, where she graduated with honors in research and received the honored distinction of membership to Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Kapoor completed seven years of general surgery training and a research fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell, which included advanced Breast Surgical Oncology training and Head and Neck training at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
“Dr. Kapoor brings a wealth of knowledge in breast care, research and surgical experience,” said Dr. John West, medical director of surgery for Breastlink. “Patients diagnosed with breast will benefit from Dr. Kapoor’s commitment to providing our patients with the highest quality in breast cancer care.”
“I joined Breastlink as I believe this is a group of highly qualified providers who are truly dedicated to patient care and education,” said Dr. Kapoor. “This is a highly sophisticated center with access to cutting-edge research, top-notch equipment and efficient technology.”
Breastlink is a network of comprehensive breast health centers, offering full-service breast cancer treatment from initial screenings to the successful completion of treatment. Breastlink has a multidisciplinary team of oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, psychotherapists, researchers and patient advocates on staff to address the needs of breast cancer patients.