Dr. Michelle Azu, MD

Dr. Michelle Azu, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  

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Dr. Michelle Azu, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in Bronxville, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in breast surgical oncology and breast surgery.

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55 Palmer Ave

Bronxville, NY 10708
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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 64% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 56% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Azu "I am committed to providing my patients with the best care I possibly can, and equally committed to making sure my patients understand we are partners in acheiving breast wellness. I advocate for my patients, and am by their side throughout their breast wellness journey. I am dedicated, compassionate, and honest. I maintain open communication with my patients, as does every member of the office staff, and we look forward to working with you."

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

11  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • University of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • State University Of New York-Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • State University Of New York-Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Michelle Azu, MD
Dr. Azu comes highly recommended by me. I have been a patient of her's since the fall of 2017. Her warm bedside manner coupled with her extensive knowledge made what could have been a very scary situation a positive one. I felt I was a priority every time I visited her office and never doubted we...Read More
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Lea Pizzarello in Mt Vernon – Mar 25, 2018
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I absolutely LOVE Dr. Azu!!! Along with her FANTASTIC credentials, which speak such high volume, comes her caring, warm and personalized treatment, which is so reassuring and so impressive! She truly puts you at ease, explains everything to you, spends time with you, and at this very scary time...Read More
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Karen in My Vernon, NY – Jan 31, 2018
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Dr. Azu's appointment availability at Lawrence Hospital is limited to 2 days likely due to her teaching courses. When I made the appointment, I was told to gather previous medical history records ahead of my appointment time and get the records to her office to review in advance of my appointment....Read More
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Bronxville, NY – May 09, 2017
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We had gone to 3 different surgeons for opinions upon my wife's diagnosis and Dr Azu was by far the most compassionate and thorough. She explained everything in GREAT detail where the others we saw just ran through the reports like robots. She gave us the education we needed to understand what we...Read More
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Jun 10, 2016
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Dr Azu is amazing. Rare to find a doctor these days that truly cares about the patients well being, not just physically but emotionally. Dr. Azu is extremely detail oriented and compassionate. I'm so glad to have been under her care. I consider her an angel.
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Noemi S. in Kissimmee, FL – May 12, 2016
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