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Susan M. Domchek, MD

Susan M. Domchek, MD Physician

Director, MacDonald Women’s Cancer Risk Evaluation Center
Executive Director, Basser Research Center
Basser Professor in Oncology

Dr. Domchek is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. S Domchek

Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012-14

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2009-2010, 2011-2012

Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs issues from 2011 to 2013

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Medicine
    • Medical Oncology

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Basser Research Center
    • Breast Cancer
    • Mariann and Robert MacDonald Women's Cancer Risk Evaluation Center
    • Rena Rowan Breast Center

Board Certification:

  • Medical Oncology, 2001

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Breast Cancer
  • breast cancer prevention and genetics
  • Cancer Screening and Diagnostics
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC)
  • Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcinoma (IDC)
  • Invasive (Infiltrating) Lobular Carcinoma (ILC)
  • lesbian, gay and bisexual health (LGBT)
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Other types of Breast Cancer
  • Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Clinical Interests

Breast cancer prevention, screening and treatment
Breast cancer genetics

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Rena Rowan Breast Center

    Abramson Cancer Center Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, West Pavilion, 3rd Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncology, International Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (PrECOG), National Facing our risk of cancer empowered (FORCE), National Living Beyond Breast Cancer, National National Cancer Institute, National Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, International The American Society for Clinical Investigation, National Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation, National

Affiliation

Dr. Domchek is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Research Interests:

Breast cancer genetics
Breast cancer prevention and screening
Breast cancer immunotherapy clinical trials

Selected Publications:

Bradbury AR, Patrick-Miller L, Long J, Powers J, Stopfer J, Forman A, Rybak C, Mattie K, Brandt A, Chambers R, Chung WK, Churpek J, Daly MB, Digiovanni L, Farengo-Clark D, Fetzer D, Ganschow P, Grana G, Gulden C, Hall M, Kohler L, Maxwell K, Merrill S, Montgomery S, Mueller R, Nielsen S, Olopade O, Rainey K, Seelaus C, Nathanson KL, Domchek SM.: Development of a tiered and binned genetic counseling model for informed consent in the era of multiplex testing for cancer susceptibility. Genetics in Medicine : 2014.

Antoniou AC, Casadei S, Heikkinen T, Barrowdale D, Pylkäs K, Roberts J, Lee A, Subramanian D, De Leeneer K, Fostira F, Tomiak E, Neuhausen SL, Teo ZL, Khan S, Aittomäki K, Moilanen JS, Turnbull C, Seal S, Mannermaa A, Kallioniemi A, Lindeman GJ, Buys SS, Andrulis IL, Radice P, Tondini C, Manoukian S, Toland AE, Miron P, Weitzel JN, Domchek SM, Poppe B, Claes KB, Yannoukakos D, Concannon P, Bernstein JL, James PA, Easton DF, Goldgar DE, Hopper JL, Rahman N, Peterlongo P, Nevanlinna H, King MC, Couch FJ, Sout: Breast-cancer risk in families with mutations in PALB2. New England Journal of Medicine : 2014.

Bradbury AR1, Patrick-Miller L2, Domchek S3.: Multiplex genetic testing: reconsidering utility and informed consent in the era of next-generation sequencing. Genetics in Medicine : 2014.

Pagani O1, Regan MM, Walley BA, Fleming GF, Colleoni M, Láng I, Gomez HL, Tondini C, Burstein HJ, Perez EA, Ciruelos E, Stearns V, Bonnefoi HR, Martino S, Geyer CE Jr, Pinotti G, Puglisi F, Crivellari D, Ruhstaller T, Winer EP, Rabaglio-Poretti M, Maibach R, Ruepp B, Giobbie-Hurder A, Price KN, Bernhard J, Luo W, Ribi K, Viale G, Coates AS, Gelber RD, Goldhirsch A, Francis PA; TEXT and SOFT Investigators; International Breast Cancer Study Group.: Adjuvant exemestane with ovarian suppression in premenopausal breast cancer. New England Journal of Medicine : 2014.

Academic Contact Info

3 West Perelman Center
3400 Civic Center Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 615-3360
Fax: (215) 615-3349
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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