Blogs by Dr. Casandra Anderson
About the author
Dr. Casandra Anderson graduated summa cum laude from the University of Minnesota in 1995. She graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 2000 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society. She completed her surgical residency at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at which time she also participated in a surgical critical care fellowship. Dr. Anderson then went on to train in surgical oncology at City of Hope in Duarte, California.
Dr. Casandra Anderson’s interests are in breast care, including complex cancer care and high-risk screening. She has helped develop shared decision-making tools, as well as value and preference surveys to help her patients understand their options and voice their preferences. She recognizes the social and emotional challenges that come with a life-changing diagnosis, and is dedicated to her patients’ treatment and recovery.