Miss Jane O'Brien
Jane O’Brien is a specialist breast cancer and oncoplastic surgeon who specialises in surgery for breast cancer and prophylactic/preventive surgery for high risk individuals. Her area of special interest is in “oncoplastic” breast surgery, aimed at maximising the cosmetic result following breast conservation surgery for breast cancer using advanced surgical techniques, and nipple-sparing mastectomy in conjunction with immediate breast reconstruction, both in the preventive setting and as treatment for cancer. Jane also has a particular interest in the treatment of genetic breast cancers and breast cancer in younger women.
Jane sits on the council of the Australian Society of Breast Surgeons (BreastSurgANZ) and is a member of their oncoplastic subcommittee. She is also on the medical advisory board of Pink Hope, a preventative health organisation working to ensure that every Australian is empowered to assess and understand their risk of breast and ovarian cancer.