Dr. Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 37
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Dr. Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD
Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD, completed a Society for Surgical Oncology accredited Breast Surgical Oncology Fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine. Her training is extensive in the management of benign and malignant breast disease, oncoplastic breast surgery, skin and nipple sparing mastectomies, radioactive seed and wire localized breast conservation surgery. Dr. Suarez received her Bachelor of Arts from Columbia College of Columbia University in 2002. She received her medical doctorate in 2009 from New Jersey Medical School, where she later completed her residency in General Surgery in 2015. Dr. Suarez is a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology.

Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital Cancer Center, Newark, NJ

205 S Orange Ave

Newark, NJ 07103

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Dr. Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD

Dr. Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

I have a special interest in eliminating the disparities that currently exist in breast cancer treatment and care.  I am dedicated to caring for every patient with a compassionate hand and a comprehensive multidisciplinary team guided approach.

As a native Spanish speaker, I reach out to Spanish speaking patients that often get lost in the translation of the American healthcare system.

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Dr. Suarez-Ligon's Experience

Dr. Suarez-Ligon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgical Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • Oncoplastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Suarez-Ligon does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Duct Papilloma
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Breast Infections
  • Breast Tumor


  • Mastectomy
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Preventive Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Total or Simple Mastectomy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Columbia College of Columbia University, New York, NY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Suarez-Ligon accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Suarez-Ligon has admitting privileges

Trinitas Regional Medical Center
225 Williamson St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
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University Hospital
150 Bergen St
Newark, NJ 07103
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