Prof. Mahmoud El Tamer

Mahmoud B. El-TamerĀ is a breast surgeon who comes to Memorial Sloan Kettering from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (NYP) where he spent more than ten years as an attending surgeon at Columbia University Medical Center. For the last eight years, he also served as Medical Director of the Breast Center at the NYP-affiliated Palisades Medical Center, in New Jersey. Dr. El-Tamer received his MD degree in 1981 from the American University of Beirut (AUB), in Lebanon, and completed his residency training at the AUB Medical Center. He did an additional residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and completed surgical fellowships at Memorial Sloan Kettering.