Dr. Nilima PatwardhanDiscover the Regional Breast Care Difference
Dr. Nilima Patwardhan – Fort Myers Surgeon
Dr. Nilima Patwardhan is a Board Certified Surgeon with special interest in Breast diseases. She comes to Ft. Myers from the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) in Worcester, MA, where she was Professor of Surgery and Director of the Multi-Disciplinary Breast Fellowship Program. She practiced surgery and taught medical students, residents and fellows as the University of Massachusetts Medical School and its affiliated hospitals.
Dr. Nilima Patwardhan has presented her research work at many national and international surgical meetings. She has published extensively in peer reviewed medical journals. She is a recipient of academic and teaching awards in surgery.
Dr. Nilima Patwardhan is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Surgical Society of Oncology, American Society of Breast Surgeons, and a senior member of the America College of Surgeons, Massachusetts Medical Society and American Society of Endocrine Surgeons. She brings her surgical experience, maturity, skills and knowledge to Regional Breast Care. She will devote most of her time at the Center to the care and regular follow-up of women with a family or personal history of breast cancer. Her main interest is in Benign and High Risk Breast patients.