Henry Ford Health System , Detroit, USA
S. David Nathanson, M.D., is an award-winning breast surgical oncologist. He earned his medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. In 40 years, he has performed over 2500 surgeries to treat the disease ranked second in cancer deaths in women. Today, he serves as the director of Breast Care Services in the Department of Surgery at Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) in Detroit, Mich. He is the author of over 200 journal articles and book chapters ranging in scientific subjects and is affiliated with many academic organizations including: American College of Surgeons; Detroit Surgical Association; Detroit Academy of Surgery; American Association for Cancer Research; American Society of Clinical Oncology; Society of Surgical Oncologists; Michigan Medical Association; American Medical Association; American College of Surgeons Oncology Group; and UC Davis Alumni.