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  • Robert G Somers, MD

    Dr. Somers, a recognized expert in breast surgery with more than 40 years of experience, believes in treating women as partners in their care because it puts them in control of their own health.

    Dr. Somers was a pioneer of breast conservation and under his leadership and expertise he created the breast health program at Einstein over 20 years ago.

    Fellowship trained at Memorial Sloan Kettering, Dr. Somers has devoted his career to treating women with breast cancer and has helped thousands of women. In 2012 he received the Light of Life Award from Susan G. Komen for the Cure Philadelphia.

    Top Doc, 1996, Philadelphia magazine
    Top Doc, 1999, Philadelphia magazine
    Top Doc, 2000, Philadelphia magazine
    Top Doc, 2002, Philadelphia magazine

    Locations & Hours


    Sloan Kettering


    Albert Einstein Medical Center

    Medical School

    Jefferson Medical College


    Albert Einstein Medical Center

    Teaching Appointment

    Thom. Jefferson Univ. Hospital

    Board Certifications
    • Surgery, General
    Takes Referrals for:
    • Surgery, General
    • Surgery, Breast
    Areas of Interest
    • Breast Disease
    • Women's Center
  • Robert Somers