Breast Cancer Patient Care Team

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Women's Cancer Center

Breast Cancer Support Group

Women can join at any time during or after treatment for support, information and sharing.
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Breast Cancer Support Group
Wednesday, June 3; 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact: Autumn Banta, 215-728-2670

At Fox Chase, your care is provided by a multi-specialty team of nationally-recognized doctors. They have more experience treating women with breast cancer than anywhere else in the region. In addition to treating your disease, they conduct clinical research focused on breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Led by Lori J. Goldstein, MD, the Breast Evaluation Center, Fox Chase offers breast cancer patients access to a multi-specialty team of doctors and other medical professionals who specialize in breast cancer. This team includes medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, plastic surgeons, radiation oncologists, pathologists, social workers, oncology nurses, genetic counselors, physical therapists, radiologists and health educators.

Hematology Oncology

Radiation Oncology

Diagnostic Imaging

Surgical Oncology

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Prevention and Genetic Assessment

Nurse Educators

  • Deena Damsky Dell, RN, MSN, AOCN, BC
  • Carolyn Weaver, RN, MSN, AOCN

Oncology Social Worker
for the Breast Cancer Service

  • Autumn Banta MSW, LSW

For more information about breast cancer treatment and prevention at Fox Chase Cancer Center or to make an appointment, call 1-888-FOX CHASE (1-888-369-2427). The breast cancer scheduling department can be reached at 215-728-3001.

Nurse Navigators

Reach a Nurse Navigator at 888-FOX-CHASE

When faced with a cancer diagnosis, patients deal with a whole host of issues—emotional, logistical, financial—making it difficult to focus on their treatment and return to health. The Fox Chase Cancer Center Nurse Navigators are clinically trained individuals responsible for the identification and removal of barriers to timely and appropriate cancer treatment.


Sally Abbott, MSN, RN

Sally Abbott, MSN, RNBreast Nurse Navigator

"I learned the power of care and compassion from my mother, who was a wonderful nurse for many years. I’ve followed in her footsteps and have been a nurse for over 30 years, practicing in a variety of healthcare settings."


Jessie Schol, RN, BSN, OCN

Jessie Schol, RN, BSN, OCNBreast Nurse Navigator

As an integral part of the Breast Service Line, I am surrounded with supportive, intelligent members of the Fox Chase community on whom I depend. It is with their support that I am able to be available to my patients as a resource, a compassionate listener and an advocate for their needs.