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Carla S. Fisher, MD, FACS

Carla S. Fisher, MD, FACS

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
3d Floor West, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-6833
Fax: 215-615-0555
BS (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with Honors)
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 1999.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2005.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

breast cancer

Selected Publications

Chatterjee A, Kosowksi T, Pyfer B, Fisher CS, Tchou J, Maddali S: A Cost-Utility Analysis Comparing the Sartorius Versus the Rectus Femoris Flap in the Treatment of the Infected Vascular Groin Graft Wound. Plast Reconstr Surg 135: 1707-1714, June 2015.

Chatterjee A, Pyfer B, Czerniecki B, Rosenkranz K, Tchou J, Fisher C: Early postoperative outcomes in lumpectomy versus simple mastectomy. J Surg Res Feb 2015.

AJ Chatterjee, CS Fisher: Resident and Fellow participation in Breast Surgery: An ACS-NSQIP Clinical Outcomes Analysis. JACS 2015.

Pyfer B, Chatterjee A, Tchou J, Czerniecki B, Fisher C: Early Postoperative Outcomes in Breast Conservation Surgery versus Simple Mastectomy with Implant Reconstruction: A NSQIP Analysis of 11,645 Patients. Ann Surg Onc 2015.

J Datta, E Berk, S Xu, E Fitzpatrick, C Rosemblit, L Lowenfeld, N Goodman, D Lewis, PJ Zhang, CS Fisher, RE Roses, A DeMichele, BJ Czerniecki: Anti-HER2 CD4+ T-helper Type 1 Response is a Novel Immune Correlate to Pathologic Response following Neoadjuvant Therapy in HER2-Positive Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer Research 2015.

Offodile AC, Chatterjee A, Vallejo S, Fisher CS, Tchou JC, Guo L : A Cost-Utility Analysis of the Use of Preoperative Computed Tomographic-Angiography in Abdomen-Based Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg December 2014.

Edwards C, Margenthaler JM, Fisher CS: Margin index: a useful tool for the breast surgeon? Journal of Surgical Research 190(1): 164-9, July 2014.

Wilson NP, Wilson FP, Freedman GM, Fisher CS : Radiation Therapy in Patients with Breast Cancer and Connective Tissue Disease. American Society of Breast Surgeons Meeting May 2014.

Carla S Fisher, quoted: Study Suggests Breast Cancer Patients Who Undergo Double Mastectomy Don't Have Better Survival Rates. CBS local news 2014.

Fracol M, Xu S, Mick R, Fitzpatrick E, Nisenbaum H, Roses R, Fisher C, Tchou J, Fox K, Zhang P, Czerniecki BJ: Response to HER-2 Pulsed DC1 Vaccines is Predicted by Both HER-2 and Estrogen Receptor Expression in DCIS. Annals of Surgical Oncology 20(10): 3233-9, October 2013.

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Last updated: 11/23/2015
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