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Dennis Holmes, MD, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center Breast surgeon and clinical researcher

Dennis R. Holmes, M.D. is a Board Certified dedicated breast surgeon and clinical researcher at the University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center where he also serves as Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery at the USC Keck School of Medicine and Vice-Chair of the Breast Oncology Clinical Research Committee. In addition to maintaining a private practice at USC Norris Cancer Center, Dr. Holmes also serves as Chief of the Breast Section at Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center where he supervises the surgical management of all breast cancer patients.

Dr. Holmes is actively engaged in breast cancer research focused on reducing the morbidity and burden of breast cancer surgery and radiotherapy and serves as principal investigator more than 10 clinical trial evaluating minimally invasive breast surgery, axillary reverse mapping, sentinel node biopsy in the setting of neoadjuvant chemotherapy, cryoablation, intraoperative radiotherapy, and lymphedema assessment and management. As a result of these clinical trial activities, Dr. Holmes is the most active enroller of minority and non-minority patients to breast cancer clinical trials at USC. Dr. Holmes also has a special interest in triple receptor negative breast cancers and is principal investigator of 2 clinical trials evaluating methods to convert triple receptor negative breast cancers to in hormone sensitive breast cancers. Women with triple negative breast cancers who have yet to undergo surgery are potentially eligible for participation in this study.

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