Breast Oncology Surgery

at UT Southwestern Frisco

12500 Dallas Parkway, 2nd Floor
Frisco, Texas 75033 (Directions)

Appointment New Patient Appointment or 214-645-4673

If you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, you can receive care at a location convenient for you at UT Southwestern Frisco.

Meeting with your surgical oncologist for pre- and postoperative appointments at UT Southwestern Frisco can mean less travel time for you and your loved ones.

You’ll receive care from UT Southwestern Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center’s experienced surgical oncologists.

Surgery for breast cancer is offered at UT Southwestern’s Clements University Hospital or at UT Southwestern’s partner site, Texas Health Frisco, located next to UT Southwestern Frisco (mastectomies only at Texas Health Frisco).

If you need to see a medical oncologist or receive chemotherapy, you can visit our Richardson/Plano location.

Our Services

The first treatment for breast cancer is often surgery. Breast cancer surgery involves removing the tumor and the surrounding tissue that might be cancerous.

We offer every surgical option for women with breast cancer, performed by expert and compassionate surgical oncologists who specialize in breast cancer surgery.

We work with our patients to select the surgery that is right for them, considering each patient’s special needs and concerns.

Our surgical oncologists also work closely with plastic surgeons to help patients make the best decision for reconstruction after breast cancer.

Meet our Frisco surgical oncologist

Anvy Nguyen

Meet Dr. Nguyen

Anvy Nguyen, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at UT Southwestern. As a board-certified breast surgical oncologist, she specializes in surgery for breast cancer, including lumpectomy, mastectomy, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and axillary lymph node dissection. When appropriate, she performs prophylactic (preventive) surgery in patients at high risk for developing hereditary breast cancer. After medical school, residency, and a research fellowship, Dr. Nguyen gained advanced training in breast surgical oncology through a combined fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

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Outpatient Appointment Information

On the day of the appointment, please arrive 30 minutes early to allow time for parking and registration. We will do our best to see you at your scheduled appointment time.

Please bring the following items to your appointment:

  • Current insurance card
  • Driver’s license or other approved government picture ID
  • Method of payment – credit or debit card only
  • Current medications
  • Relevant past medical records, if available
  • Completed paperwork, if you received forms before the visit

To facilitate ongoing communication, we recommend patients enroll in MyChart, which allows patients to communicate directly with UTSW providers, update contact information, complete visit questionnaires, and request clinic appointments. Sign in or sign up for MyChart.

Canceling an Appointment

If you need to cancel an appointment, please call the clinic or cancel via MyChart 24 to 48 hours in advance so we can accommodate other patients who might be waiting for an appointment.