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Amanda Wheeler

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Stanford Women's Cancer Center 900 Blake Wilbur Dr 1st Fl MC 5854 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 498-6004 Fax (650) 498-7237
  • Academic Offices
    Alternate Contact
    Michelle Crowell Nurse Coordinator Tel Work 650-498-6004
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview


Dr. Amanda J. Wheeler is a board certified surgeon who specializes in the surgical management of breast disease.

She completed her general surgical residency at Stanford University. To further her career in the treatment of breast cancer she was awarded a Surgical Society of Oncology accredited fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology at the Harvard affiliated hospitals; Dana Farber Cancer Insitute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. She is actively involved in clinical research and serves on the Education Committee for the American Society of Breast Surgeons. Her published research includes; the impact of screening mammography on the morbidity and mortality of breast cancer, utilization of breast MRI, the link between obesity and breast cancer and risk factors among the African American population for breast cancer. She has also written multiple chapters in leading textbooks and collaborated with other nationally recognized experts at MD Anderson, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Stanford University and Harvard University.

Dr. Wheeler previously was the Medical Director of the Meridian Park Legacy Breast Cancer Program and was in private practice in Portland, Oregon for five years before returning to Stanford. She enjoys playing golf, painting and yoga.

Clinical Focus

  • Breast Cancer
  • General Surgery
  • oncoplastic surgery
  • hi risk breast cancer
  • young women with breast cancer

Administrative Appointments

  • Education Committee, American Society of Breast Surgeons (2009 - present)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Member, American Society of Breast Surgeons (2009 - present)
  • Member, American Society of Breast Diseases (2009 - present)
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology (2009 - present)
  • Member, American College of Surgeons (2008 - present)

Professional Education

Fellowship: Harvard Cancer Institute: MGH, BWH, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Breast Surgical Oncology (2009)
Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2008)
Residency: Stanford Hospital and Clinics - Dept of Surgery CA (2008)
Internship: Maricopa Medical Center AZ (2003)
Medical Education: Oregon Health Science University OR (2002)
Fellowship: MGH Institute of Health Professions MA (2009)

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