Deborah M. Axelrod, MD

  • Specialties: Surgical Oncology, 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, 1989
Education and Training
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Surgery, 1988
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Surgery, 1986
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Surgery (General), 1985
  • MD from Tel Aviv University, 1982

Locations and Appointments

40 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 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

Welcome back!

As a returning patient for this doctor, please schedule an appointment using your MyChart at NYU Langone account.

Learn more about MyChart at NYU Langone.


  • Comorbidities and Quality of Life among Breast Cancer Survivors: A Prospective Study

    Fu, Mei R; Axelrod, Deborah; Guth, Amber A; Cleland, Charles M; Ryan, Caitlin E; Weaver, Kristen R; Qiu, Jeanna M; Kleinman, Robin; Scagliola, Joan; Palamar, Joseph J; Melkus, Gail D'Eramo
    Journal of personalized medicine. 2015. 5 (3): 229-242

  • The changing face of axillary lymph node dissection [Meeting Abstract]

    Hiotis, K; Yeh, J; Schnabel, F; Chun, J; Schwartz, S; Snyder, A; Guth, A; Axelrod, D
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2015 May 2015. 22 (2): 61-61

  • Pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PABC) in a contemporary cohort of women with newly diagnosed breast cancer [Meeting Abstract]

    Schnabel, F; Chun, J; Yeh, J; Schwartz, S; Rokosh, S; Sure, A; Novik, Y; Guth, A; Axelrod, D; Hiotis, K
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2015 May 2015. 22 (2): 100-100

Read All Publications (132)