Dr. Alisan Beth Goldfarb MD Surgeon

Dr. Alisan Goldfarb is a surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. She received her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. She is one of 143 doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: breast surgery, Breast Neoplasms, Biopsy, Analysis of Variance, Psychological Adaptation, Segmental Mastectomy, Anxiety, Attention, Axilla

Hospital Affiliation

Mount Sinai Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1980

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Hypnosis decreases presurgical distress in excisional breast biopsy patients.
Schnur, J.B., Bovbjerg, D.H., David, D., Tatrow, K., Goldfarb, A.B., Silverstein, J.H., Weltz, C.R., Montgomery, G.H.

Anticipatory psychological distress in women scheduled for diagnostic and curative breast cancer surgery.
Schnur, J.B., Montgomery, G.H., Hallquist, M.N., Goldfarb, A.B., Silverstein, J.H., Weltz, C.R., Kowalski, A.V., Bovbjerg, D.H.

Sources of anticipatory distress among breast surgery patients.
Montgomery, G.H., David, D., Goldfarb, A.B., Silverstein, J.H., Weltz, C.R., Birk, J.S., Bovbjerg, D.H.

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