Cancer care at North Fulton Hospital recently got a boost with the addition of breast surgeon Laura Rivers, MD. Dr. Rivers is an experienced surgeon for minimally invasive breast biopsy, breast surgery, breast disease management, and oncoplasty. She provides breast surgery consultations and follow-up care following breast surgery.
Dr. Rivers received her Doctor of Medicine at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. She completed her Residency at Tulane University School of Medicine Department of Surgery served as Chief Resident at the Weil Medical College of Cornell University Department of Surgery and as Chief Resident at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. From 2006-2007, she had a Fellowship at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, and Breast Oncology.
Dr. Rivers is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Association of Women Surgeons, American Society of Breast Disease, and the Tulane Surgical Society.