Deborah M. Axelrod, MD

  • Specialty: Breast Surgery
  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Phone: 212-731-5366

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

breast cancer, breast surgery



  • Kanas Family Foundation Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery
  • DirClin Brst Srg & Comm Outrch

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1988
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Surgery
  • 1986
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Surgery
  • 1982
  • MD from Tel Aviv University


Locations and Appointments

41 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Breast Surgery Associates
160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5366

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  • Clinical Trial Evidence of the Antitumor Activity of Topical Imiquimod for Breast Cancer Skin Metastases

    Adams, Sylvia; Novik, Yelena; Oratz, Ruth; Axelrod, Deborah; Speyer, James; Tiersten, Amy; Goldberg, Judith D; Bhardwaj, Nina; Unutmaz, Derya; Demaria, Sandra; Formenti, Silvia 2014 Aug; 445-445, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 1105352, year: 2014, page: 445, stat: LETTER
  • Nipple-sparing mastectomy in patients with prior breast irradiation: are patients at higher risk for reconstructive complications?

    Alperovich, Michael; Choi, Mihye; Frey, Jordan D; Lee, Z-Hye; Levine, Jamie P; Saadeh, Pierre B; Shapiro, Richard L; Axelrod, Deborah M; Guth, Amber A; Karp, Nolan S 2014 Aug; 202e-206e, Plastic & reconstructive surgery — id: 1089812, year: 2014, page: 202e, stat: Journal Article
  • Adherence to a breast cancer survivorship care plan

    Budin, W C; Axelrod, D M; Jaravata, J M; Smith, J A; Kleinman, R L; Pego, K D; Cartwright, F 2014 20 May; -, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 1070932, year: 2014
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