Michele L. B. Ley, MD, FACS

Director, Breast Surgery Program

Associate Professor of Surgery

Breast Surgical Oncologist

Short Bio: 

Dr. Michele Ley obtained her medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine. She completed her general surgery residency at The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and a breast surgical oncology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Ley offers comprehensive, compassionate breast surgical care. Her clinical interests and expertise include high risk breast cancer evaluation and treatment, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and in-office breast ultrasound and biopsy. She uses oncoplastic techniques and offers the option of immediate breast reconstruction. She is also fluent in Spanish.

She is board certified in General Surgery and is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Breast Surgeons and Society of Surgical Oncology.

Clinical Information

Disease or Clinical Specialty: 
Breast Cancer

Research Information

Research Program: 
Cancer Prevention and Control
Member Status: 
Associate Research Member
Year of Membership Acceptance: 

Professional Information

Board Certifications: 

General Surgery

Professional Affiliations: 

Member, American College of Surgeons

Member, American Society of Breast Surgeons

Member, Society of Surgical Oncology

Academic Information

University of California, San Francisco
The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
Medical School: 
St. Louis University School of Medicine