Today Show - New Alzheimer’s Treatment and Other Medical Breakthroughs We May See in 2017
January 4, 2017
“What they can also detect [on a mammogram] are calcium deposits in the arteries of the breast… and [the researchers found] a correlation between calcium deposits in the arteries of the breast and calcium deposits in arteries of the heart, which is a predictor for heart disease.” Highlights research of Dr. Laurie Margolies, Director of Breast Imaging at the Dubin Breast Center of the Mount Sinai Hospital.
Prevention.com - 20 Best Medical Breakthroughs of 2016
December 24, 2016
“Researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City confirmed a link between the amount of calcium in the arteries of breasts, which can be seen on digital mammograms, and the level of calcium buildup in coronary arteries.” Highlights research of Dr. Laurie Margolies, Director of Breast Imaging at the Dubin Breast Center of the Mount Sinai Hospital.
HarpersBazaar.com - The One Thing Experts Want You To Stop Eating in 2017
December 23, 2016
“What we can do is shift the focus to eating more whole, real foods (fruits, vegetables, dairy, whole grains, legumes, nuts, seeds, lean proteins, etc.) that will nourish our bodies and support our goals."—Kelly Hogan, MS, RD, CDN, clinical nutrition coordinator at the Dubin Breast Center of The Mount Sinai Hospital.
CNN.com - Mammograms Can Help Determine Risk for Heart Disease
October 1, 2016
“Women have been underrepresented in studies of heart disease,” - Laurie Margolies, MD, Associate Professor, Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Director of Breast Imaging, Dubin Breast Center of The Mount Sinai Hospital.
Healio.com - Routine Mammography Could Be Useful for CV Risk Assessment in Women
August 1, 2016
“Many women fear breast cancer much more than they fear CVD. Digital mammography is a commonly performed screening exam for breast cancer, but we don’t routinely screen for CVD, although it kills 10 times more women than breast cancer,” said Laurie Margolies, MD.
New York Daily News - "Relax, Moms IVF Doesn’t Increase Risk of Breast Cancer"
July 25, 2016
"We have never made any changes in our recommendations for screening based on a patient’s history of IVF… but we do know that mammograms save lives," said Dr. Emily Sonnenblick, radiologist at the Dubin Breast Center of the Mount Sinai Hospital.
Today Show - Digital Mammogram May Also Reveal Heart Disease Risk
June 6, 2016
“A new study by researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York suggests mammograms may reveal the risk of heart disease as well as breast cancer.” Dr. Laurie Margolies, Director of Breast Imaging at the Dubin Breast Center of the Mount Sinai Hospital, discusses the study.
Prevention.com - 12 Snacks Nutritionists Eat to Curb Cravings - by Hallie Levine
May 10, 2016
“A whole organic apple with a handful of lightly salted almonds or 1 tablespoon of natural peanut butter is a fantastic combination of healthy fats, filling fiber, and protein, and also has that crave-worthy crunch factor,” Kelly Hogan, MS, RD, clinical nutrition coordinator at the Dubin Breast Center of the Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.
Huffington Post Blog - What's New in Breast Cancer Research?
April 18, 2016
"A new era in breast cancer is bringing hope to patients and physicians alike," Amy Tiersten, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine.
Hematology Oncology Today - 'Negative experiences,' lack of research impede cancer care in LGBTQ community
April 10, 2016
...because the LGBTQ group has experienced disparities in access to health care, including research, it is incumbent on us to commit to population-based studies to inform the vital discussion of individual risk factors and cancer screening in this community," Emily B. Sonnenblick, MD, diagnostic breast radiologist and assistant professor of radiology at Mount Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine.
Wall Street Journal - Mammography Could Help Detect Heart Risk in Women, Study Suggests
March 24, 2016
A new study from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai identifies “an accessible way with no extra cost and no extra radiation [exposure] of determining someone’s risk for cardiovascular disease,” said Laurie Margolies, MD, director of breast imaging at the Dubin Breast Center of The Mount Sinai Hospital, and lead author of the study.
Palm Beach Daily News - Breast Cancer Advocate Joan Lunden Addresses Palm Beach Event - David Rogers
February 5, 2016
Dr. Elisa Port, chief of breast surgery and co-director of the Dubin Breast Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, participated in a panel discussion as part of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation's Palm Beach Hot Pink Luncheon & Symposium.
CBSN - New Mammogram Screening Guidelines
October 20, 2015
Dr. Laurie Margolies discusses the American Cancer’s Society’s newly issued breast cancer screening guidelines that increased the recommended age for women to begin mammogram screening.
U.S. News and World Report - How to Talk to Your Child About Breast Cancer
October 13, 2015
Dr. Elisa Port, chief of breast surgery and co-director of the Dubin Breast Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital, is discusses how to talk to children about breast cancer.
ABC7 - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer: Part I
October 11, 2015
Dr. Elisa port is featured in the opening of Part I of ABC’s special, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, covering Promising Research and Options.
ABC7 - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer: Part II
October 11, 2015
Drs. Elisa Port and Hanna Irie, along with a breast cancer patient treated at the Dubin Breast Center, are featured in the ABC7’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer: Part 2.
New York Times - “The Breast Cancer Gene and Me”
September 27, 2015
Elisa Port, chief of breast surgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital and co-director of the Dubin Breast Center, comments on BRCA testing, in this article about one woman’s journey with breast cancer and learning she has the BRCA mutation.
People - "Sandra Lee Thanks Her Team of Doctors After Returning Home from Hospital: 'I Am Deeply Grateful'"
May 27, 2015
Following her double mastectomy, celebrity chef, Sandra Lee thanks her medical team from the Dubin Breast Center for their excellent care.
Healthline.com - "Why Do We Still Not Know Who Needs a Mammogram?"
May 18, 2015
Dr. Laurie Margolies discusses the benefits of routine mammography screening, in the setting of changing guidelines and disagreement.
Hypnosis Therapy Shown to Decrease Fatigue Levels In Breast Cancer Patients
February 20, 2014
Researchers at Mount Sinai find cognitive behavioral therapy plus hypnosis (CBTH) reduces fatigue in radiotherapy breast cancer patients
HealthDay: Even When Breast Cancer Gene Test Is Negative, Risk Can Persist: Study
November 27, 2013
BRCA screening has its limits in assessing dangers for women with a family history of disease, experts say
NBC New York-One Year Later, Pat Battle’s Breast Cancer Story
November 9, 2011
News 4 New York’s Pat Battle talks with Dr. Kerin Adelson about her breast cancer diagnosis one year after she beat the disease.
CBS News: War on Breast Cancer-Where We Stand
October 13, 2011
Dr. Elisa Port of the Dubin Breast Center speaks to CBS’ Rebecca Jarvis about where we are and how far we’ve come in the war on breast cancer.
Mount Sinai First in Area to Offer 3D Mammography, Improving Cancer Diagnosis
May 23, 2011
Dr. Laurie Margolies of the Dubin Breast Center discusses how new 3D mammography will provide easier and earlier diagnosis of breast tumors, reducing anxiety-ridden callbacks.
Dr. Eva Andersson-Dubin Discusses Her Vision for the Dubin Breast Center
May 12, 2011
Dr. Andersson-Dubin tells the NY Examiner about the new center’s focus on comprehensive care and making patients feel like part of a family.
Dubin Breast Center Now Offers Cutting-Edge 3D Mammography Technology
May 9, 2011
The Dubin Breast Center of The Tisch Cancer Institute is one of the first centers in the country to offer 3D mammography, allowing for earlier and more accurate breast cancer diagnosis.
Dubin Breast Center from a Survivor's Perspective
April 26, 2011
Two-time breast cancer survivor and former director of the American Cancer Society's New York City Patient Navigator Program Jean Campbell shares an insider's perspective of the Dubin Breast Center.
Dubin Breast Center Seen as Model of Integrated Care by Harvard Kennedy School Students
January 14, 2011
Founder Dr. Eva Andersson-Dubin and Center co-Director Dr. George Raptis welcomed a group from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government for a tour of the Dubin Breast Center.
WNBC - “Weekend Today in New York” with Dr. Elisa Port
October 30, 2010
Chief of Breast Surgery and Co-Director of the Dubin Breast Center Elisa R. Port, MD, FACS discussed the battle against breast cancer on WNBC’s “Weekend Today in New York.”
Elisa R. Port, MD, FACS, Named Chief of Breast Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine
April 22, 2010
Renowned surgeon Elisa R. Port, MD, FACS, returns as Chief of Breast Surgery and Co-Director of the Dubin Breast Center.
Eva Andersson-Dubin, MD and Glenn Dubin's donation establishes Dubin Breast Center
April 14, 2010
Eva Andersson-Dubin, MD and her husband, Mount Sinai Trustee Glenn Dubin, are fulfilling their vision of a personalized, integrated breast care center.
Dubin Breast Center
The Mount Sinai Hospital
1176 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10029
For Appointments and Information
Tel: 855-TO-DUBIN (863-8246) or
Tel: 212-241-3300 option 1
Tel: 212-241-3300 option 2
Breast Reconstruction (plastic surgery)
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Breast Health Resource Program (psychosocial support)
The Dubin Breast Center hosts programs and events for our patients and caregivers. Please see our monthly calendar for more information.See April Calendar [PDF]