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Preya Ananthakrishnan, MD

Breast Surgery

Dr. Ananthakrishnan, Director of Breast Surgery, is an experienced, board-certified breast surgeon. She has a special interest in oncoplastic surgery, and sees patients with both benign and malignant breast disease. She received her medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, KY and completed her residency in general surgery (where she was Administrative Chief Resident) at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark, NJ. Dr. Ananthakrishnan also completed her fellowship in breast oncology at John Wayne Cancer Institute in Santa Monica, CA.

Prior to joining White Plains Hospital, Dr. Ananthakrishnan was an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and an Attending Surgeon at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Lawrence Hospital. She was also the Fellowship Director of the Columbia University Breast Surgery Fellowship. Dr. Ananthakrishnan previously served as Associate Staff at St. Vincent’s Comprehensive Cancer Center in New York and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

Dr. Ananthakrishnan is the author of numerous publications on breast cancer surgery. She is board certified in surgery and is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and Society of Surgical Oncology.

Medical Expertise
  • Breast cancer
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Education & Memberships
Medical Degree
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
Post-graduate Training
  • Residency, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, NJ
  • Fellowship, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA.
Board Certification(s)
  • Surgery
Membership(s)
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
Institutional Affiliations
  • White Plains Hospital

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • AETNA
  • AFFINITY
  • BLUE CROSS
  • BLUE CROSS PATHWAY EXCHANGE PLANS
  • CIGNA
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • HEALTH REPUBLIC- NYS EXCHANGE
  • HUDSON HEALTH
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • TRICARE
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE

Practice(s)