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Board Certified in General Surgery

Specializing in Breast Surgical Oncology

Yara V. Robertson, MD, FACS, is a fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologist, board certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery. She is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Dr. Robertson joined Metro Surgical Associates in 2011 after completing her fellowship.

Dr. Robertson believes that everyone, including the uninsured and underinsured, should receive quality breast health care. She is passionate about eliminating disparities in breast cancer treatment, especially in the African American community. She lectures on breast health and participates in a number of health fairs providing free clinical breast exams.

Education

  • Fellowship: Breast Surgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2011
  • Residency: General Surgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2010
  • Medical Degree: East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine, 2004
  • Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 1998

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • American Society of Surgical Oncology

In the News

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