ORGANIZATION CHART

UNIT ACTIVITIES

Surgery

A. Main operation day

  • Encompasses common operations including :
  1. For benign breast cases : Excision biopsy, Microdochectomy, Gynaecomastia surgery, Hookwire localisation and biopsy
  2. For malignant cases : Mastectomy, Axillary dissection, wide local excision, sentinel lymph node biopsy, quadrantectomy
  • Complex cases : oncoplastic procedures such as breast reconstruction with latissimus dorsi (LD) flap, Transversus abdominis muscle (TRAM) flap, local flap, implant/prosthesis and lipomodelling/fat transfer
  1. Special procedures : Offering intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) services in suitable patients

B. DAYCARE OPERATION

  • Cases such as lumpectomy in benign breast diseases, gynaecomastia, vacuum assisted biopsy
  • Cases are performed as daycare and patient is not required to stay for more than one day

C. OPERATION THEATRE

  • Common cases for superficial lesions
  • Done under local anaethesia

MEET OUR EXPERTS

CLINICAL CONSULTANTS AND ACADEMICS

DR. NUR AISHAH BINTI MOHD TAIB

DR. SEE MEE HOONG

Dr. Suniza Binti Jamaris

DR. TEH MEI SZE

LECTURER
UM Expert Link : https://umexpert.um.edu.my/msteh.html

DR. TEOH LI YING

LECTURER
UM Expert Link : https://umexpert.um.edu.my/lyteoh.html

DR. TANIA ISLAM

BREAST CLINIC CONSULTATION

Outpatient Clinic Consultation

  • Every Wednesday, 8 am to 5 pm.
  • Ranges from benign breast diseases, breast cancer, gynaecomastia, general surgical cases, screening in high risk population.
  • Patient navigation programme by breast care nurses and counsellor.
  • Outpatient physiotherapy (lymphoedema)/ occupational therapy/ counselling service.

Risk assessment clinic (RAC)

  • Once monthly on Tuesday 10 am.
  • Assesing high risk patients for genetic testing including offering genetic counselling session.

Risk management clinic

  • Friday, once a month at 2 pm.
  • Follow up and review of new high risk cases that have genetic predisposition for familial breast cancer.

Please attend with a referral note from your doctor to make an appointment to see us.