Comprehensive Cancer Centers (Comprehensive) has hired breast surgeon M. Ferra Lin-Duffy, DO, and radiation oncologist W. Andrew Wang, MD.

M. Ferra Lin-Duffy, DODr. Lin-Duffy will see patients at Comprehensive’s Breast Surgery Office in Henderson (1485 W. Warm Springs Road, Suite 105, Henderson, Nevada 89014).  Dr. Lin-Duffy is the fifth breast surgeon to join the multispecialty practice and has special expertise in breast surgical oncology and the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Her clinical interests include surgical treatment of breast cancer, nipple-sparing mastectomies, ultrasound guided lumpectomies, oncoplastic breast surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsies and axillary node dissections, axillary reverse mapping to minimize lymphedema risk and management of benign breast disease.

Prior to joining Comprehensive, Dr. Lin-Duffy was a breast surgeon with OptumCare Cancer Care and Las Vegas Surgical Associates in Las Vegas. She graduated with a B.A. in communications from the University of Hawaii and completed the post baccalaureate program at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Penn. She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a surgical internship at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, N.Y., a surgical residency at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, Penn., and a breast surgical oncology fellowship at Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas.

Dr. Lin-Duffy is board certified in general surgery and her research has been presented at a number of industry conferences including the Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery and the Annual Clinic Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons. She is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and the American Society of Breast Surgeons.

W. Andrew Wang, MDDr. Wang will see patients at Comprehensive’s Southwest Treatment Center (9280 W. Sunset Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89148) and Summerlin Radiation/CyberKnife Treatment Center (655 N. Town Center Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89144) effective August 1. Dr. Wang is the ninth radiation oncologist to join the practice. Prior to joining Comprehensive, Dr. Wang was a radiation oncology resident at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich. He brings extensive training in new technology and procedures to the practice and his research findings have appeared in a number of industry publications including the Journal of Neurosurgery, the Journal of Neuro-Oncology and Physics in Medicine and Biology.

Dr. Wang earned his B.S. in chemical engineering from University of California, Los Angeles and his M.D. from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.

About Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

Comprehensive Cancer Centers is an award-winning multi-specialty practice comprising medical oncology, hematology, radiation oncology, breast surgery, pulmonary services, cancer genetic counseling and clinical research, with treatment centers and offices throughout Southern Nevada. For more than 40 years, the practice has provided oncology services to patients in and out of state with a specialized physician and nursing staff. Comprehensive, an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, offers state-of-the-art technologies, latest advancements in cancer treatment and groundbreaking clinical research trails. The practice participates in more than 170 Phase I, Phase II and Phase III clinical research studies each year and has played a role in developing more than 85 FDA-approved cancer therapies. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.cccnevada.com, and follow the practice on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.