Swapna Ghanta, M.D., is a general surgeon and specializing in breast surgery. She attended the New Jersey Medical School at Rutgers University. She completed her general surgery residency at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine and a research fellowship at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York studying lymphatic biology and lymphedema during which time she presented her research at several national meetings and published in peer-reviewed journals.
She also has completed a clinical fellowship in breast surgical oncology at the University of Miami in Florida where she became proficient in advanced breast techniques including partial breast reconstruction, oncoplastic lumpectomies and S-LYMPHA, an innovative procedure which drastically reduces post axillary dissection lymphedema. Dr. Ghanta’s clinical interests are axillary management, lymphedema, high risk patients and the management of locally advanced breast cancer Dr. Ghanta was born in New Jersey and enjoys bicycling, traveling and paddle boarding in her free time. She is also a soccer fan and is looking forward to supporting the US Woman’s National Team in the upcoming Woman’s World Cup.
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark
Residency: Hofstra/Northwell School of Medicine in Hempstead, New York
Fellowship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York and University of Miami in Florida