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Breast Surgeon Joins Comprehensive Breast Care Center at Aurora BayCare

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Green Bay, Wis. - William Owens, M.D., a board-certified surgeon specializing in breast disease, has joined the Comprehensive Breast Care Center located at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay, 2845 Greenbrier Road.

Owens brings experience in breast surgery including image-guided biopsy procedures and sentinel node biopsy, lumpectomy, oncoplastic breast procedures, mastectomy and placement of partial breast irradiation devices.

Owens received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine in Madison, Wis., and completed a residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY.

He is a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons.

To learn more, call 920-288-8480.

Owens has been named the American Cancer Society's Community Champion for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk to be held on October 10.

Aurora BayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital located at 2845 Greenbrier Road on Green Bay's east side. It opened in September 2001 as a joint effort of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.

BayCare Clinic is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in Northeast Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It is comprised of over 100 specialty physicians with expertise in more than 20 specialties. BayCare Clinic physicians have served patients in Green Bay and the surrounding region for over 25 years.

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Contact: Jen Strebel (920-496-6369)

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