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Lisa White, M.D.

Lisa White, M.D.

Comprehensive Breast Center

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COMPREHENSIVE BREAST AREAS OF EXPERTISE 

Stereotactic, Vacora – Ultrasound Guided, Vacuum Assisted Percutaneous Breast Biopsy, Mammosite, Breast MRI, Digital Mammography, 3D Mammography, High Risk Screening and Management, Genetic Counseling, Breast Conserving Surgery, Nipple Sparing Mastectomies, SAVI Catheter Placement for Partial Breast Irradation

CERTIFICATION

Board Certified 2011, American Board of Surgery
Breast Ultrasound Certified 2018, American Society of Breast Surgeons
Breast Stereotactic Procedures Certified 2018, American Society of Breast Surgeons 
Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Certified, 2018

TRAINING

Residency: Vanderbilt University Hospital, General Surgery – Nashville, TN – 2006-201Internship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center 2006-2007
Medical Degree: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine – Nashville, TN – 2006
Undergraduate:  University of Tennessee, Agriculture – Knoxville, TN – 2002

DISTINCTIONS

Harwell Wilson Award for Surgical Excellence
Joseph W. and Bonnie J. Graves Award in Surgery
The Alfred Blalock Award in Surgery Residency
University of TN Torchbearer Award
Vanderbilt University Medical School Outstanding Resident Teaching Award
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Dean’s Scholarship
Buris R. Boshell Scholarship in Medicine
Vanderbilt Microbes and Defense Academic Honor Society

MMC & SC AFFILIATION

2011

ABOUT DR WHITE

Dr. Lisa White received her undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee in 2002, where she graduated summa cum laude and was named a Torchbearer, the highest honor bestowed on UT students.  She went on to obtain a full scholarship to Vanderbilt University Medical School and earned her medical degree in 2006.  She completed a General Surgery residency at Vanderbilt in 2011.  During her time at Vanderbilt, she earned numerous awards, including the Harwell Wilson Award for Surgical Excellence, the Alfred Blalock Award in Surgery Residency, Outstanding Resident Teaching Awards, and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.  She moved to Murfreesboro in 2011 and began her surgical practice at the Murfreesboro Medical Clinic.  She is board certified by the American Board of Surgeons and is interested in all aspects of general surgery, including breast, thyroid/parathyroid, abdominal, laparoscopic and trauma surgery. She is also certified by the American Society of Breast Surgeons in Breast Ultrasound and Breast Stereotactic Procedures. Dr. White is the only surgeon in Murfreesboro with with a breast ultrasound certification. 

Outside of her love for surgery, Dr. White enjoys horseback riding, playing the piano/organ at church, traveling, and helping on her family’s cattle farm.  

Twin Surgeons Called to Medical Profession, Nashville Medical News

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American College of Surgeons – Fellow
American Society of Breast Surgeons




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