Heather B. Neuman, MD, MS Print Friendly Page
Dr. Neuman specializes in surgical oncology with a focus on breast, melanoma and sarcoma. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the UW Health Breast Center.
UW Health Clinics
UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Surgery|
Professional Certifications and Education
National Research Service Award Fellow, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2005-2007
Research Fellow in Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2005-2007
Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2007-2009
University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000
|Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.|
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
Jakub JW Terando AM Sarnaik A Ariyan CE Faries MB Zani S Jr Neuman HB Wasif N Farma JM Averbook BJ Bilimoria KY Grotz TE Allred JB Suman VJ Brady MS Tyler D Wayne JD Nelson H .
Safety and Feasibility of Minimally Invasive Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection in Patients With Melanoma (SAFE-MILND): Report of a Prospective Multi-institutional Trial. Ann Surg. 2017 Jan;265(1):192-196
[PubMed ID: 28009745]
Zendejas B Jakub JW Terando AM Sarnaik A Ariyan CE Faries MB Zani S Jr Neuman HB Wasif N Farma JM Averbook BJ Bilimoria KY Tyler D Brady MS Farley DR .
Laparoscopic skill assessment of practicing surgeons prior to enrollment in a surgical trial of a new laparoscopic procedure. Surg Endosc. 2016 Dec 7;
[PubMed ID: 27928664]
Neuman HB Schumacher JR Schneider DF Winslow ER Busch RA Tucholka JL Smith MA Greenberg CC .
Variation in the Types of Providers Participating in Breast Cancer Follow-Up Care: A SEER-Medicare Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct 5;
[PubMed ID: 27709403]
Neuman HB Schumacher JR Francescatti AB Adesoye T Edge SB Burnside ES Vanness DJ Yu M Si Y McKellar D Winchester DP Greenberg CC .
Utility of Clinical Breast Examinations in Detecting Local-Regional Breast Events After Breast-Conservation in Women with a Personal History of High-Risk Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct;23(10):3385-91
[PubMed ID: 27491784]
Adesoye T Neuman HB Wilke LG Schumacher JR Steiman J Greenberg CC .
Current Trends in the Management of Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct;23(10):3199-205
[PubMed ID: 27334214]
Neuman HB Rathouz PJ Winslow E Weiss JM LoConte NK Lin CP Wurm M Smith MA Schrag D Greenberg CC .
Use of a novel statistical technique to examine the delivery of breast cancer follow-up care by different types of oncology providers. J Eval Clin Pract. 2016 Oct;22(5):737-44
[PubMed ID: 26991311]
Decker MR Trentham-Dietz A Loconte NK Neuman HB Smith MA Punglia RS Greenberg CC Wilke LG .
The Role of Intraoperative Pathologic Assessment in the Surgical Management of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Sep;23(9):2788-94
[PubMed ID: 27026436]
Neuman HB Jacobs EA Steffens NM Jacobson N Tevaarwerk A Wilke LG Tucholka J Greenberg CC .
Oncologists' perceived barriers to an expanded role for primary care in breast cancer survivorship care. Cancer Med. 2016 Sep;5(9):2198-204
[PubMed ID: 27356781]
Albertini MR Ranheim EA Zuleger CL Sondel PM Hank JA Bridges A Newton MA McFarland T Collins J Clements E Henry MB Neuman HB Weber S Whalen G Galili U .
Phase I study to evaluate toxicity and feasibility of intratumoral injection of α-gal glycolipids in patients with advanced melanoma. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2016 Aug;65(8):897-907
[PubMed ID: 27207605]
Neuman HB Steffens NM Jacobson N Tevaarwerk A Anderson B Wilke LG Greenberg CC .
Oncologists' Perspectives of Their Roles and Responsibilities During Multi-disciplinary Breast Cancer Follow-Up. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Mar;23(3):708-14
[PubMed ID: 26474556]
Jakub JW Terando AM Sarnaik A Ariyan CE Faries MB Zani S Jr Neuman HB Wasif N Farma JM Averbook BJ Bilimoria KY Allred JB Suman VJ Grotz TE Zendejas B Wayne JD Tyler DS .
Training High-Volume Melanoma Surgeons to Perform a Novel Minimally Invasive Inguinal Lymphadenectomy: Report of a Prospective Multi-Institutional Trial. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Mar;222(3):253-60
[PubMed ID: 26711792]
Adesoye T Greenberg CC Neuman HB .
Optimizing Cancer Care Delivery through Implementation Science. Front Oncol. 2016 Jan 28;6:1
[PubMed ID: 26858933]
Frasier LL Holden S Holden T Schumacher JR Leverson G Anderson B Greenberg CC Neuman HB .
Temporal Trends in Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy and Breast Reconstruction Associated With Changes in National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines. JAMA Oncol. 2016 Jan;2(1):95-101
[PubMed ID: 26539936]
Bruce JG Tucholka JL Steffens NM Neuman HB .
Quality of online information to support patient decision-making in breast cancer surgery. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Nov;112(6):575-80
[PubMed ID: 26417898]
Schwarze ML Barnato AE Rathouz PJ Zhao Q Neuman HB Winslow ER Kennedy GD Hu YY Dodgion CM Kwok AC Greenberg CC .
Development of a list of high-risk operations for patients 65 years and older. JAMA Surg. 2015 Apr;150(4):325-31
[PubMed ID: 25692282]
Frasier LL Greenberg CC Neuman HB .
Leveraging comparative effectiveness research to improve the quality of multidisciplinary care for breast cancer patients. Cancer Treat Res. 2015;164:15-30
[PubMed ID: 25677016]
Weiss JM Schumacher J Allen GO Neuman H Lange EO Loconte NK Greenberg CC Smith MA .
Adjuvant chemotherapy for stage II right-sided and left-sided colon cancer: analysis of SEER-medicare data. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Jun;21(6):1781-91
[PubMed ID: 24643898]
Schmocker RK Caretta-Weyer H Weiss JM Ronk K Havlena J Loconte NK Decker M Smith MA Greenberg CC Neuman HB .
Determining breast cancer axillary surgery within the surveillance epidemiology and end results-Medicare database. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Jun;109(8):756-9
[PubMed ID: 24643795]
Carlson AR Nomellini V Neuman HB .
Importance of high clinical suspicion in diagnosing a Marjolin's ulcer with an unusual presentation. Am Surg. 2014 Feb;80(2):E61-2
[PubMed ID: 24480204]
Park J Neuman HB Bennett AV Polskin L Phang PT Wong WD Temple LK .
Patient expectations of functional outcomes after rectal cancer surgery: a qualitative study. Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Feb;57(2):151-7
[PubMed ID: 24401875]