Laura Bozzuto, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Surgical Oncology
(608) 263-1164


  • MS, Clinical and Health Services Research, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 2012
  • MD, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, 2013
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, PA, 2017
  • Fellowship, Breast Surgery Oncology, MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, 2018

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Laura Bozzuto is a clinical assistant professor with a joint appointment with in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Academic Specialists in Ob-Gyn and the Department of Surgery Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, and is a member of the UW Health Breast Center.

She completed her MS in Clinical and Health Service Research from the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Hanover, NH, and earned her medical degree from Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH, followed by a fellowship in breast surgical oncology at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC.

Research Interests

Dr. Bozzuto’s research interests include breast cancer survivorship, patient reported outcomes, and healthcare variation.

Recent Publications

  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Evaluation of Nipple Discharge: 2022 Update.
    Expert Panel on Breast Imaging , Sanford MF, Slanetz PJ, Lewin AA, Baskies AM, Bozzuto L, Branton SA, Hayward JH, Le-Petross HT, Newell MS, Scheel JR, Sharpe RE, Ulaner GA, Weinstein SP, Moy L
    J Am Coll Radiol 2022 Nov; 19(11S): S304-S318
    [PubMed ID: 36436958]

  • Breast cancer risk reduction: who, why, and what?
    Bozzuto LM
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2022 Sep; 83: 36-45
    [PubMed ID: 34991977]

  • Decreased postoperative pain and opioid use following prepectoral versus subpectoral breast reconstruction after mastectomy: A retrospective cohort study: Pain after pre- versus subpectoral reconstruction.
    Bozzuto LM, Bartholomew AJ, Tung S, Sosin M, Tambar S, Cox S, Perez-Alvarez IM, King CA, Chan MC, Pittman TA, Tousimis EA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2021 Aug; 74(8): 1763-1769
    [PubMed ID: 33451949]

  • In Reply.
    Chelmow D, Pearlman MD, Young A, Bozzuto L, Dayaratna S, Jeudy M, Kremer M, Scott DM, O'Hara JS
    Obstet Gynecol 2020 Sep; 136(3): 635-636
    [PubMed ID: 32826586]

  • Opioid-free anesthesia for patients undergoing mastectomy: A matched comparison.
    King CA, Perez-Alvarez IM, Bartholomew AJ, Bozzuto L, Griffith K, Sosin M, Thibodeau R, Gopwani S, Myers J, Fan KL, Tousimis EA
    Breast J 2020 Sep; 26(9): 1742-1747
    [PubMed ID: 32767477]

All Publications on PubMed