University of Wisconsin–Madison

Heather B Neuman, MD, MS, FACS

Associate Professor

  • Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Divisions of General Surgery

neuman@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 265-5852

600 Highland Avenue
Box 7375, Clinical Science Center
Madison, WI 53792

Education

  • MD, University of Pittsburg School of Medicine, Pittsburg, PA, 2000
  • Surgical Oncology Fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2007-2009
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2000-2005
  • National Research Service Award Fellow, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2005-2007
  • Research Fellow in Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2005-2007
  • MS, Weill Graduate School in Medical Sciences of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2007

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Neuman specializes in surgical oncology with a focus on breast, melanoma and sarcoma. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Research Interests

Dr. Neuman’s research focuses on patient-oriented clinical outcomes including patient decision-making, quality of life and survivorship.

Recent Publications:

    • Breast Cancer Survivorship Care Variations Between Adjuvant Chemotherapy Regimens.
    • Leal AD, Van Houten H, Sangaralingham L, Freedman RA, Jemal A, Neuman HB, Haddad TC, Mutter RW, Keegan THM, Mougalian SS, Loprinzi CL, Gross CP, Shah N, Ruddy KJ
    • Clin. Breast Cancer 2017 Sep 22;
    • [PubMed ID: 29054689]
    • Socioeconomic Factors Associated with Post-Mastectomy Immediate Reconstruction in a Contemporary Cohort of Breast Cancer Survivors.
    • Schumacher JR, Taylor LJ, Tucholka JL, Poore S, Eggen A, Steiman J, Wilke LG, Greenberg CC, Neuman HB
    • Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2017 Oct; 24(10): 3017-3023
    • [PubMed ID: 28766209]
    • Improvement and persistent disparities in completion lymph node dissection: Lessons from the National Cancer Database.
    • Chu BS, Koffi W, Hoehn RS, Ertel A, Shah SA, Ahmad SA, Sussman JJ, Neuman HB, Abbott DE
    • J Surg Oncol 2017 Jul 25;
    • [PubMed ID: 28743173]
    • Completion Dissection or Observation for Sentinel-Node Metastasis in Melanoma.
    • Faries MB, Thompson JF, Cochran AJ, Andtbacka RH, Mozzillo N, Zager JS, Jahkola T, Bowles TL, Testori A, Beitsch PD, Hoekstra HJ, Moncrieff M, Ingvar C, Wouters MWJM, Sabel MS, Levine EA, Agnese D, Henderson M, Dummer R, Rossi CR, Neves RI, Trocha SD, Wright F, Byrd DR, Matter M, Hsueh E, MacKenzie-Ross A, Johnson DB, Terheyden P, Berger AC, Huston TL, Wayne JD, Smithers BM, Neuman HB, Schneebaum S, Gershenwald JE, Ariyan CE, Desai DC, Jacobs L, McMasters KM, Gesierich A, Hersey P, Bines SD, Kane JM, Barth RJ, McKinnon G, Farma JM, Schultz E, Vidal-Sicart S, Hoefer RA, Lewis JM, Scheri R, Kelley MC, Nieweg OE, Noyes RD, Hoon DSB, Wang HJ, Elashoff DA, Elashoff RM
    • N. Engl. J. Med. 2017 06 08; 376(23): 2211-2222
    • [PubMed ID: 28591523]
    • Feasibility of Providing Web-Based Information to Breast Cancer Patients Prior to a Surgical Consult.
    • Bruce JG, Tucholka JL, Steffens NM, Mahoney JE, Neuman HB
    • J Cancer Educ 2017 Mar 30;
    • [PubMed ID: 28361360]

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