Dr. Mahmoud El-Tamer MD Surgeon

Dr. Mahmoud El-Tamer is a surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 33 doctors at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1992

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1986

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1986 - 1989

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Impact of Molecular Subtype on Locoregional Recurrence in Mastectomy Patients with T1-T2 Breast Cancer and 1-3 Positive Lymph Nodes.
Moo, T. A.,McMillan, R.,Lee, M.,Stempel, M.,Ho, A.,Patil, S.,El-Tamer, M.

Axillary dissection can be avoided in the majority of clinically node-negative patients undergoing breast-conserving therapy.
Dengel, L. T.,Van Zee, K. J.,King, T. A.,Stempel, M.,Cody, H. S.,El-Tamer, M.,Gemignani, M. L.,Sclafani, L. M.,Sacchini, V. S.,Heerdt, A. S.,Plitas, G.,Junqueira, M.,Capko, D.,Patil, S.,Morrow, M.

Selection criteria for postmastectomy radiotherapy in t1-t2 tumors with 1 to 3 positive lymph nodes.
Moo, T. A.,McMillan, R.,Lee, M.,Stempel, M.,Patil, S.,Ho, A.,El-Tamer, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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