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Amanda L. Kong MD, MS

Amanda L. Kong MD, MS

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Surgery
Division: Surgical Oncology

Member of the Cancer Center
Member of the Center For Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR)

Clinical Expertise

  • Breast
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Publications

  • Management of the axilla after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: Sentinel node biopsy and radiotherapy considerations. (Currey A, Patten CR, Bergom C, Wilson JF, Kong AL) Breast J 2018 Nov;24(6):902-910 PMID: 30255534 09/27/2018    
  • The relationship between patient and tumor characteristics, patterns of breast cancer care, and 5-year survival among elderly women with incident breast cancer. (Kong AL, Nattinger AB, McGinley E, Pezzin LE) Breast Cancer Res Treat 2018 Sep;171(2):477-488 PMID: 29869776 06/06/2018    
  • Fractures in a nationwide population-based cohort of users of breast cancer hormonal therapy. (Neuner JM, Shi Y, Kong AL, Kamaraju S, Smith EC, Smallwood AJ, Laud PW, Charlson JA) J Cancer Surviv 2018 Apr;12(2):268-275 PMID: 29243101 12/16/2017    
  • Risk reduction and survival benefit of prophylactic surgery in BRCA mutation carriers, a systematic review. (Ludwig KK, Neuner J, Butler A, Geurts JL, Kong AL) Am J Surg 2016 Oct;212(4):660-669 PMID: 27649974 09/22/2016       37 Citations
  • Identifying patterns of breast cancer care provided at high-volume hospitals: a classification and regression tree analysis. (Kong AL, Pezzin LE, Nattinger AB) Breast Cancer Res Treat 2015 Oct;153(3):689-98 PMID: 26409836 09/28/2015       6 Citations
  • Benign Arterial Calcification on Screening Mammogram: A Marker for Coronary Artery Disease? (Karm D, Marks DS, Wein M, Kong AL) J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2015 Oct;24(10):795-800 PMID: 26061129 06/11/2015       3 Citations
  • A one-to-one mentoring support service for breast cancer survivors. (Amin AL, Neuner J, Duthie EA, Finn VR, Kong AL) WMJ 2014 Oct;113(5):185-9 PMID: 25739161 03/06/2015       1 Citations
  • Racial differences in the surgical management of papillary lesions diagnosed by core needle biopsy. (Kong AL, Saving A, Rathke S, Basir Z, Yen TW) Breast J 2015 Mar-Apr;21(2):203-4 PMID: 25639705 02/03/2015    
  • The effect of margin status and molecular subtype on women with invasive breast cancer treated with breast-conservation therapy. (Currey AD, Tuyishimire B, Lin J, Kong AL) J Clin Oncol 2014 Sep 10;32(26_suppl):83 PMID: 28141130 09/10/2014    
  • The significance of margin status in patients with DCIS undergoing breast-conserving surgery. (Currey AD, Forrester J, Tuyishimire B, Lin J, Kong AL) J Clin Oncol 2014 Sep 10;32(26_suppl):98 PMID: 28141113 09/10/2014    
  • Benign breast disease. (Amin AL, Purdy AC, Mattingly JD, Kong AL, Termuhlen PM) Surg Clin North Am 2013 Apr;93(2):299-308 PMID: 23464687 03/08/2013       34 Citations
  • Impact of internal mammary lymph node drainage identified by preoperative lymphoscintigraphy on outcomes in patients with stage I to III breast cancer. (Kong AL, Tereffe W, Hunt KK, Yi M, Kang T, Weatherspoon K, Mittendorf EA, Bedrosian I, Hwang RF, Babiera GV, Buchholz TA, Meric-Bernstam F) Cancer 2012 Dec 15;118(24):6287-96 PMID: 22648744 PMCID: PMC3913471 06/01/2012       30 Citations
  • Socioeconomic and racial differences in treatment for breast cancer at a low-volume hospital. (Kong AL, Yen TW, Pezzin LE, Miao H, Sparapani RA, Laud PW, Nattinger AB) Ann Surg Oncol 2011 Oct;18(11):3220-7 PMID: 21861226 PMCID: PMC3201787 08/24/2011       14 Citations
  • Metastatic neuroendocrine tumor found on screening mammogram. (Amin AL, Kong AL) WMJ 2011 Jun;110(3):140-3; quiz 145 PMID: 21749000 07/14/2011       7 Citations
  • Sentinel lymph node dissection is technically feasible in older breast cancer patients. (Valero V 3rd, Kong AL, Hunt KK, Yi M, Hwang RF, Meric-Bernstam F, Bedrosian I, Ross MI, Babiera GV, Litton JK, Mittendorf EA) Clin Breast Cancer 2010 Dec 01;10(6):477-82 PMID: 21147692 12/15/2010       2 Citations
  • The impact of IMC nodal drainage on primary breast cancer outcome. (Kong AL, Hunt KK, Yi M, Weatherspoon K, Bedrosian I, Tereffe W, Hwang R, Ross MI, Buchholz TA, Meric-Bernstam F) J Clin Oncol 2008 May 20;26(15_suppl):534 PMID: 27948395 05/20/2008    
  • Desmoplastic amelanotic melanoma in an irradiated burn scar. (Chun JK, Singer E, Kong A, Phelps R, Weltz C) Dermatol Surg 2006 Jan;32(1):161-4 PMID: 16393619 01/06/2006       3 Citations
  • Lumpectomy margins, reexcision, and local recurrence of breast cancer. (Tartter PI, Kaplan J, Bleiweiss I, Gajdos C, Kong A, Ahmed S, Zapetti D) Am J Surg 2000 Feb;179(2):81-5 PMID: 10773138 04/25/2000       152 Citations
  • Last update: 01/07/2019
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