Dr. Judith A Richmond initiated as a Fellow
Dr. Judith A. Richmond is one of 1,640 initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) during the colleges 2014 annual Clinical Congress, held in San Francisco last month.
Richmond received a medical doctorate in general surgery from Case Western Reserve University and is currently practicing at Oregon Breast Center, which she owns and operates at 17050 Pilkington Road, Suite 130, in Lake Oswego.
Richmond attained board certification from the American Board of Surgery.
She has strong interest in general surgery and specializes in diseases of the breast.
Richmond also holds memberships in other professional societies, including The American Society of Breast Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.
She was also awarded the Compassion Award.
Richmond has been an early adopter of the sentinel lymph node biopsy and was among the first to use the technique of partial breast irradiation.