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Specialities

Breast cancer, Endocrine surgery, Melanoma treatment and reconstruction, Merkel cell carcinoma, Surgical oncology

Languages

English

Biography

David Byrd, M.D. is a UW professor of surgery and the section chief of Surgical Oncology.

He was the first surgeon to bring the sentinel lymph node biopsy technique to the Northwest.

Dr. Byrd's clinical expertise includes surgical oncology, endocrine neoplasms (thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal), breast cancer, melanoma, and Merkel cell carcinoma.

Dr. Byrd's national focus is in staging of cancers where is the Chair of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC).

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109

855.557.0555

Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology

Breast Health Clinic at SCCA

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109

206.288.7222

Breast care, Cancer care, Oncology, Women's health

Tulane University-School of Medicine

Medical education, 1982

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Fellowship, General Surgery

Univ. of Washington

Internship, General Surgery

Univ. of Washington

Residency, General Surgery

 

Board Certifications
  • Surgery, 1988, American Board of Surgery