Breast Surgeons/ Souzan El-Eid, MD, FACS


SOUZAN EL-EID, MD, FACS

EDUCATION
Dr. El-Eid received her medical degree in 1990 from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. She completed her general surgery residency at Nassau University in Long Island, New York, and a critical care fellowship at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.

EXPERIENCE
Dr. El-Eid has been in private practice as a breast surgeon in New York from 1996 to 2009. She moved to Las Vegas in 2009 to provide comprehensive breast care services to Southern Nevada.

Dr. El-Eid served as medical director of the Fern Feldman Anolick Breast Center at Benedictine Hospital in Kingston, New York from 2001-2009, and medical director of Women’s Health Center at Kingston Hospital in Kingston, New York from 1997-2003.

In 2006, she received the Cancer Liaison Physician, Outstanding Performance Award from the American College of Surgeons.

In 2009, she chaired and initiated tumor board conferences at St. Rose San Martin Hospital. Dr. El-Eid is currently the co-chair of the Cancer Committee at Summerlin Hospital. She has co-authored numerous publications about breast cancer and breast diseases, and frequently gives presentations about breast cancer to the public and physicians. She has served as Principal Investigator for several research studies.

Dr. El-Eid is certified in both ultrasound and stereotactic breast biopsies.

BOARD CERTIFIED
Board Certified – American Board of Surgery

MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Clark County Medical Society – Member, Board of Trustees
Nevada Oncology Society
Nevada State Medical Society
The Society of Surgical Oncology
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American College of Surgeons – Fellow
International College of Surgeons – Fellow
American Society of Breast Surgeons
American Medical Association
International Sentinel Node Society
Community Clinical Oncology, Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)

PUBLICATIONS
Health Q&A letter published to the editor of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, “Teen breast cancer”   September 16, 2012  Read more.

Anees B. Chagpar, MD.MSc; Charles R. Scoggins, MD; Robert C.G. Martin II, MD; David J. Carlson, MD; Alison L. Laidley, MD; Souzan E. El-Eid, MD; Terre Q. McGlothin, MD; Kelly M. McMasters, MD, PhD; for the University of Louisville Breast Sentinel Lymph Node Study Investigators, “Are 3 Sentinel Nodes Sufficient?”, ‘Arch Surg”, page 456-460, Volume 142, May 2007.  Read more.

Anees B. Chagpar, MD, MSc, Charles R. Scoggins, MD, Robert C. G. Martin 2nd, MD, Earl F. Cook, ScD. Terry McCurry, MD, Nana Mizuguchi, MD, Kristie J. Paris, MD, David J. Carlson, MD, Alison L. Laidley, MD, Souzan E. El-Eid, MD, Terre Q. McGlothin, MD, and Kelly M. McMasters, MD, PhD for the University of Louisville Breast Sentinel Lymph Node Study, “Predicting Patients at Low Probability of Requiring Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy, page 670, Annals of Surgical Oncology 14(2):670-677, November 10, 2006.  Read more.

Anees B. Chagpar, MD, MSc, Jamie L. Studts, PhD, Charles R. Scoggins, MD, Robert C. G. Martin 2nd, MD, David J. Carlson, MD, Alison L. Laidley, MD, Souzan E. El-Eid, MD, Terre Q. McGlothin, MD, Robert D. Noyes, MD, and Kelly M. McMasters, MD, PhD for the University of Louisville Breast Sentinel Lymph Node Study.  “Factors Associated with Surgical Options For Breast Carcinoma”  presented at the American Society of Breast Diseases Meeting held in Las Vegas, NV, April 14-16, 2005, Cancer 2006;106:1462-6.  Read more.

TREATMENT CENTER
Breast Surgery Center