Benjamin O. Anderson M.D.

 Benjamin  O. Anderson M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Cancer care (breast), Surgical oncology


Cancer Care




Primary Location

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E
Seattle, WA 98109
Phone: 855.557.0555|Map It 

Breast Health Clinic at SCCA

825 Eastlake Ave. E
Seattle, WA 98109
Phone: 206.288.7222|Map It 


Benjamin Anderson, M.D., is professor of surgery and Global Health Medicine at the UW. Dr. Anderson has served as director of the Breast Health Clinic at the UW and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) since 1996.

As a surgeon, he is honored to participate in the care of women with breast cancer and breast health issues. He works in close collaboration with his patients to help them select from the best evidence-based approaches. 

Dr. Anderson earned his M.D. with distinction in research from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He has published over 250 articles and lectured in over 30 countries. Dr. Anderson serves on the Board of Directors of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), the oldest international professional organization addressing global cancer control. He also serves as advisor to the World Health Organization for cancer-related issues. 

Personal Interests

Dr. Anderson enjoys bicycling, physical fitness and wellness, music, photography, international travel and being with his loving family.


Albert Einstein College of MedicineMedical education1985


Board Certifications

American Board of SurgerySurgery1994
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