Dr. James Clanahan Named Medical Director of The Breast Health Center of Excellence at Memorial

Dr. James Clanahan Named Medical Director of The Breast Health Center of Excellence at Memorial

​Dr. James Clanahan, a board certified surgeon with Lincoln Surgical Associates, has accepted the role of medical director of The Breast Health Center of Excellence at Memorial.

In this role, Dr. Clanahan will continue his private practice specializing in breast surgery, while leading a team of medical specialists in providing an integrated interdisciplinary delivery of breast care in the Metro East.

“We have always had the vision of providing a comprehensive breast health program,” said Dr. Clanahan, who has been a part of Belleville’s medical community for 25 years.  “We have dedicated hospital leadership and physicians who are committed to providing the highest quality of care to meet the full continuum of needs of our breast health patients.

“The diagnosis of breast cancer is overwhelming and our team has a plan for patients at every step in the process.  You and your family are never alone.” 

In addition to Dr. Clanahan, Memorial’s Breast Health Center of Excellence interdisciplinary team includes specialists in radiology, pathology, radiation and medical oncology and plastic surgery.

The Breast Health Center of Excellence at Memorial is certified as a Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology.