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Kandace McGuire, MD
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Kandace McGuire, MD

  • Surgical Oncologist and Director, pre-menopausal breast cancer program at Magee-Women’s Hospital of UPMC.
Dr. McGuire is a surgical oncologist specializing in breast cancer and benign breast disease at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. As the director of Magee’s pre-menopausal breast cancer program, Dr. McGuire has extensive experience in breast cancer prevention, high risk populations and innovative mastectomy techniques.

An assistant professor of surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Dr. McGuire is involved in life-changing research pertaining to the effects of chemotherapy given before surgery and new surgical techniques such as nipple-sparing mastectomy. In addition, Dr. McGuire is the program director for the Breast Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program.

Board-certified in general surgery, Dr. McGuire received a medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School, followed by a residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.  Dr. McGuire completed a breast surgical oncology fellowship training program at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Fla.

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