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    Abby White, DO

    Abby White, DO
    Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School


    Thoracic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-278-0495
    Appointment phone: 617-732-6824
    Fax: 617-566-3441
    Email: awhite12@partners.org

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    Surgical Oncology


    Lung and esophageal cancer, Thymoma, Thymic cancer

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis Street
    Boston, MA 02115


    Dr. White received her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She received her thoracic surgical education at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. White is an Instructor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School. Dr. White’s clinical interests include minimally invasive approaches to lung cancer, mediastinal tumors, and esophageal cancer. Her research focuses on surgical outcomes and minimally invasive approaches to lung and esophageal cancer and is published in national and international journals. Dr. White is the first osteopathic physician hired by the department of surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.    


    Board Certification
    Surgery, 2016

    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Thoracic Surgery, 2015

    Christiana Care and Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, General Surgery, 2013

    Medical School
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2008

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