Dr. Eric B. Whitacre, MD

Dr. Eric B. Whitacre, MD


Breast Surgery | Male | 62 years old

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Dr. Whitacre specializes in Breast Surgery and practices in Tucson, AZ. He practices at 1 location.

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in Douglas,Arizona |
I am a patient of Dr. Whitacre, he is an excellent doctor as well as his staff!!!!! My experience as his patient was wonderful, very caring doctor and especially Michelle! I received the best treatment ever!!!! I'm very happy that I was referred to Dr. Whitacre's office, Excellent care overall!!!!!!!
in Tucson, AZ |
Extremely compassionate, dedicated surgeon and staff.
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Dr. Whitacre'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 Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer


  • Medical School
    Cornell University Medical College

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Undergraduate School
    Haverford College

    Graduated in 1979

  • Other Education
    University Of Paris (Sorbonne)

    Completed in 1977

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy