Amye J. Tevaarwerk, MD

  • Medical Oncology
Amye J. Tevaarwerk, MD

About

Dr. Amye Tevaarwerk is an associate professor of medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative care, a member of the UW Health Breast Center, was instrumental in founding and leading the UW Carbone Cancer Center Survivorship Program and is a member of numerous professional organizations and serves on the editorial boards of Cancer, Journal of Cancer Survivorship and Clinical Breast Cancer.

She earned her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO and completed a fellowship in medical oncology at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Medicine

Practice locations

  • UW Carbone Cancer Center - Medical Oncology
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-1700
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  • UW Carbone Cancer Center - Breast Cancer Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 266-6400
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  • University Hospital - Breast Center
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 266-6400
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  • UW Carbone Cancer Clinic - 1 S. Park
    • 1 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 287-2552
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Medical Oncology
Medical School
  • Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Fellowships
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residencies
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Internships
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Specialties

Research and publications

Dr. Tevaarwerk specializes in breast oncology with a focus on health issues as they relate to cancer survivorship. As the director of the UW Carbone Cancer Center’s Survivorship Program, much of her research focuses on the needs of cancer survivors including how to improve communication between patients and care givers and how to decrease the impact of a cancer diagnosis and treatment on work.