Shubhada Dhage, MD

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Shubhada Dhage, MD is a breast surgeon at NYU Langone Health, Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery, Associate Director of the Breast Health Program at NYU Winthrop Hospital, and Director of of Breast Surgical Services, NYU Winthrop Hospital. She received her surgery certification from the American Board of Surgery in 2007. She completed her breast surgery fellowship at New York University School of Medicine in 2008 and her surgery residency at Howard University Hospital in 2006.

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Age & Breast Cancer: What Young Women Need To Know

Many people think of breast cancer as only affecting older women, but almost every week we evaluate a young woman who’s been diagnosed. According to the American Cancer Society, in 2019 an estimated 268,800 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer (1). About 10% of these will be diagnosed under the age of 45 (2). [...]