Rosalinda Alvarado, M.D.

Dr. Alvarado is a board-certified general surgeon specializing in breast surgical oncology. She joins the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Department of Surgery after completing her general surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and a breast surgical oncology fellowship at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. She will be practicing at the Suburban Hospital Breast Center.

Dr. Alvarado is committed to improving outcomes in breast cancer. Her research focuses on decreasing the morbidity of breast cancer surgery, breast cancer in very young women, and Ductal Carcinoma In Situ. As a result of her training and experience, she employs a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach in the treatment of breast cancer patients.

Specialty: Breast Surgical Oncology
Undergraduate Degree: Northwestern University
Medical Degree: Stanford University School of Medicine

General Surgery Residency:

Rush University Medical Center
Breast Surgery Fellowship: University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center 

Board Certification:

American Board of Surgery
Professional Organizations: American College of Surgeons 
American Society of Breast Surgery 
Society of Surgical Oncology 
American Society of Clinical Oncology 
American Society of Breast Disease 
Association of Women Surgeons