Preya Ananthakrishnan, MD

Breast Surgery
2 Longview Avenue, Suite 400, White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 849-7580
(914) 849-7555

Biography

Dr. Ananthakrishnan, Director of Breast Surgery, is a fellowship-trained breast surgeon whose practice is dedicated to the treatment of breast disease.  She has extensive experience, previously serving on the faculty of the Cleveland Clinic and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.  She was the director of the Breast Surgery Fellowship at Columbia, and used her expertise to train the next generation of breast surgeons. She is the author of numerous publications on breast cancer surgery, and has presented her research at national and international meetings.  Dr. Ananthakrishnan is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, and a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology.

Dr. Ananthakrishnan performs all types of breast surgery, including breast conservation (or lumpectomy), mastectomy, nipple-sparing mastectomy, and axillary lymph node procedures.  She has particular expertise in nipple-sparing mastectomy procedures, and works closely with the plastic surgery and anesthesia teams to ensure the best oncologic, cosmetic, and functional outcomes after breast surgery.

 

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Dr. Ananthakrishnan also works on a multidisciplinary team with colleagues in medical oncology, radiation oncology, plastic surgery, genetics, and radiology to ensure that every patient receives an individualized treatment plan that fits their life and their disease.  Dr. Ananthakrishnan runs the White Plains Hospital breast cancer tumor board, where breast cancer cases are discussed so that each patient gets the expertise of the entire multidisciplinary team to ensure comprehensive care.

Awards & Honors:

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors- Breast Surgery- 2018 & 2019

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • AETNA
  • AFFINITY
  • BLUE CROSS
  • BLUE CROSS PATHWAY EXCHANGE PLANS
  • CIGNA
  • Elderplan
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana (Medicare/Medicaid)
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • Medicare
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • TRICARE
  • United

Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Recent Patient Comments

Press Ganey
5
05/17/2022
Dr praya was very helpful listen to what you were saying and included you in the plan
5
05/17/2022
*Dr. Preya had out full respect for her knowledge & caring concern for our situation - she is an amazing doctor & person!
3.75
04/30/2022
Good
5
04/24/2022
Great
4.17
04/20/2022
The doctor was very informative about my condition and give suggestions.
5
03/30/2022
She gained my confidence very quickly. . Professional, good communicator understanding.
5
03/25/2022
*Dr. Preya was excellent and explained my condition thoroughly and wrote notes. She was kind enough to answer questions from my son and brother.
5
03/23/2022
I appreciated the time Dr Ananthakrishnan spent with me explaining my cancer and options; as well as next steps.
5
03/13/2022
I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS DOCTOR AND OFTEN DO!
5
02/16/2022
I can't say enough about *Dr. Preya. She is smart, kind, compassionate and dedicated. I am truly grateful to have her as my doctor! I highly recommend her.
5
02/04/2022
*Dr. Preya is an excellent care provider. She is a very bright, thorough and empathetic. I'm so lucky I chose her as my surgeon.
5
01/01/2022
*Dr. Preya is one of the most pleasant & caring doctor I ever dealt with.
5
12/16/2021
Excellent experience, feel very comfortable being cared for by this doctor.
5
12/13/2021
Dr. Preya is the best.
5
12/08/2021
Very happy with care provider -
5
11/26/2021
My doctor *Preya Ananthakrishnan was excellent.
5
11/22/2021
Treatment not required.
5
10/26/2021
Totally at anytime. She is awesome.
5
10/05/2021
*Dr. Preya is a very caring and compassionate doctor. She instilled a sense of calm in me as soon as we met - 5 years ago.
5
10/05/2021
*Dr. Preya took the time to explain everything to me, I am most grateful for, her patience and compassionate nature while I was at the office, *Dr. Preya is a wonderful doctor concerned for her patient's well being.
4.17
09/29/2021
She listened to my concerns. Showed interest. Very polite & respectful.
5
08/29/2021
Dr. Preya was invested in my concerns. I liked her honesty and direct approach. Mostly. I appreciated the way she connected to me.
5
08/21/2021
She is very caring and explained to me.
5
08/19/2021
*Dr. Ananthakrishnan is highly recommended. She is personable, knowledgeable and professional. She is my favorite doctor!
5
08/18/2021
I would recommend *Dr. Preya in a heartbeat! She is very professional, but also very caring, skillful in surgery and diagnosis, and in making a challenging diagnosis understandable and bearable.
5
08/16/2021
I was very pleased and impressed with the level of care.
5
08/15/2021
Dr. Preya Anathakrishnan is the Best of the Best, and she takes as much time as she needs with each patient.
5
07/28/2021
I liked a lot how she attended me, & examined me.
5
07/23/2021
Excellent experience!

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    Education & Training

    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
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    Overall Satisfaction

    4.9 / 5
    157 Ratings | 29 Comments
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