SMHC Center for Breast Care experts to host panel discussion about advances in Breast Cancer treatment

September 28, 2017


In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a team of medical experts from Southern Maine Health Care’s (SMHC) Center for Breast Care are hosting a panel discussion about new advances in Breast Cancer treatment and reconstruction options.  The public is invited to attend this free forum.


When:  October 25, 2017 - Check In: 5:00 p.m. - Presentation: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Where: SMHC Medical Center - 1 Medical Center Drive - 2nd Floor Classrooms, Biddefor

Registration: To reserve your seat, please call 283-7988 - A light supper will be provided.


The panel of SMHC Center for Breast Care professionals will include:
  • Cynthia Chao, MD – Breast Care Surgical Specialist
  • Christina Cinelli, MD – Diagnostic Radiologist
  • Peter Rubin, MD – Medical Oncologist
  • Eva Zaslavsky, MD – Medical Oncologist
  • Helene Langley, RN, BS, CBCN, CN-BN – Breast Nurse Navigator
  • Katherine Lafferty, MS, CGC – Genetics Counselor

The panel will take questions from the audience. SMHC's Cancer Program is nationally recognized for providing the best diagnosis and treatment of cancer while meeting the highest national standards of care. Its multi-disciplinary program is accredited at the highest levels by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer (CoC) and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). SMHC Cancer Care is provided at three convenient locations.

In Biddeford at:

SMHC Center for Breast Care
1 Medical Center Drive


SMHC Cancer Care and Blood Disorders

26A West Cole Road, Suite 102


In Sanford at:

SMHC Cancer Care and Blood Disorders The Cancer Care Center of York County
27 Industrial Avenue, Suite 101



The Cancer Care Center of York County, a collaboration of Maine Medical Center and Southern Maine Health Care, is the only location in York County providing radiation oncology treatment.