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Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Vice-Chair of Research
Chief, Section of Breast Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Professor of Radiology

Education and Training

  • Surgeon-in-Chief, Ucsf Helen Diller Family Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2009 - 2011
  • Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2009 - 2011
  • Chief, Division Of Breast Surgery Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2008 - 2011
  • Associate Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2004 - 2009
  • Assistant Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 1998 - 2004
  • Senior Reigstrar, General Surgical Oncology, Singapore General Hospital, 1998 - 1999
  • Fellow, Breast Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1996 - 1997
  • Resident, General Surgery, Cornell University, 1992 - 1996
  • Intern, General Surgery, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 1991 - 1992
  • M.P.H., University of California at Berkeley, 2006
  • M.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1991

Selected Grants

Publications

Shi, B, Grimm, LJ, Mazurowski, MA, Baker, JA, Marks, JR, King, LM, Maley, CC, Hwang, ES, and Lo, JY. "Prediction of Occult Invasive Disease in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ Using Deep Learning Features." Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR (February 2, 2018).

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Ryser, MD, Horton, JK, and Hwang, ES. "How Low Can We Go-and Should We? Risk Reduction for Minimal-Volume DCIS." Annals of surgical oncology 25, no. 2 (February 2018): 354-355.

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Greenup, RA, Obeng-Gyasi, S, Thomas, S, Houck, K, Lane, WO, Blitzblau, RC, Hyslop, T, and Hwang, ES. "The Effect of Hospital Volume on Breast Cancer Mortality." Annals of surgery 267, no. 2 (February 2018): 375-381.

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Ohri, N, Sittig, MP, Tsai, CJ, Hwang, E-SS, Mittendorf, EA, Shi, W, Zhang, Z, and Ho, AY. "Trends and variations in postmastectomy radiation therapy for breast cancer in patients with 1 to 3 positive lymph nodes: A National Cancer Data Base analysis." Cancer 124, no. 3 (February 2018): 482-490.

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Plichta, JK, Campbell, BM, Mittendorf, EA, and Hwang, ES. "Anatomy and Breast Cancer Staging: Is It Still Relevant?." Surgical oncology clinics of North America 27, no. 1 (January 2018): 51-67. (Review)

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Lane, WO, Thomas, SM, Blitzblau, RC, Plichta, JK, Rosenberger, LH, Fayanju, OM, Hyslop, T, Hwang, ES, and Greenup, RA. "Surgical Resection of the Primary Tumor in Women With De Novo Stage IV Breast Cancer: Contemporary Practice Patterns and Survival Analysis." Annals of surgery (December 7, 2017).

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Cho, EH, Shammas, RL, Glener, AD, Greenup, RA, Hwang, ES, and Hollenbeck, ST. "The Impact of Autologous Breast Reconstruction on Body Mass Index Patterns in Breast Cancer Patients: A Propensity-Matched Analysis." Plastic and reconstructive surgery 140, no. 6 (December 2017): 1121-1131.

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Harowicz, MR, Saha, A, Grimm, LJ, Marcom, PK, Marks, JR, Hwang, ES, and Mazurowski, MA. "Can algorithmically assessed MRI features predict which patients with a preoperative diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ are upstaged to invasive breast cancer?." Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI 46, no. 5 (November 2017): 1332-1340.

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Grimm, LJ, Ghate, SV, Hwang, ES, and Soo, MS. "Imaging Features of Patients Undergoing Active Surveillance for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ." Academic radiology 24, no. 11 (November 2017): 1364-1371.

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Ong, CT, Thomas, SM, Blitzblau, RC, Fayanju, OM, Park, TS, Plichta, JK, Rosenberger, LH, Hyslop, T, Shelley Hwang, E, and Greenup, RA. "Patient Age and Tumor Subtype Predict the Extent of Axillary Surgery Among Breast Cancer Patients Eligible for the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Trial Z0011." Annals of surgical oncology 24, no. 12 (November 2017): 3559-3566.

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