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Wilson, Niamey, MD, FACS

Associate Director, Breast Program, Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute; Breast Surgery Division Leader, Hartford HealthCare Medical Group





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Breast Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Abnormal Mammogram, Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Family History, Breast Cancer Genetic Mutations, Breast Cyst, Breast Health, Breast Lump, Hidden Scar Breast Surgery, Hidden Scar Surgery, Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery, Nipple Sparing Mastectomy, Oncoplastic Breast Surgery


Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Graduate School
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Medical School
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Hamilton College

Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Breast Surgeons, Member
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
  • Society of Surgical Oncology, Member
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

Awesome experience the Doctor explained everything completely reviewed medical history. Showed a genuine concern and was a complete professional at all times. Made patient feel very comfortable.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson was amazing at my appointment. Just what you want in a doctor! Will definitely recommend her!

5 out of 5 stars

I would recommend Dr Wilson to any family member, she's caring, humanistic and very professional

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Wilson is awesome. Very thoughtful, very thorough, very knowledgeable, very compassionate. She is just wonderful.

5 out of 5 stars

Excellent visit. Dr. Wilson was caring and easy to discuss my health with.

5 out of 5 stars

She took the time to explain everything in an informative and caring manner.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson is amazing!

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson always takes as much time as needed ALWAYS. She is exceptional.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson was wonderful, thoroughly explained several treatment/evaluation options and respectfully treated me as a fellow health care professional. 5. Absolutely!

5 out of 5 stars

Very good surgeon! Also very understanding & good to work with on my condition!

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson deserves AAA rating. Caring, informative & gets to the point. Have already recommended her. Wish she could be cloned. Also wish she could give lessons on how to conduct an exam.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Wilson is thorough, compassionate she spends time, explains all options, listens, cares.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Wilson is amazing and I followed her from another hospital because she's the best.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr was very receptive and open

5 out of 5 stars

Consultation, examination was provided by *Dr. Niamey Wilson who articulated proposed treatment in a manner that was easy to understand. I felt confident with the skill and knowledge of this doctor.

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Niamey Wilson, MD, FACS is the Associate Director of the Breast Health Program and Director of Breast Surgery, Quality & Research, for the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute.

Dr. Wilson grew up in Manhattan before attending Hamilton College where she majored in mathematics with a focus on topological theory. From there, she returned to New York, earning her medical degree from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. She then completed a general surgery residency and breast surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. While there, she was accepted into the prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar Program and earned a master’s of science in health policy.

In addition to her clinical and administrative work with Hartford HealthCare, she is a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Society of Surgical Oncology and American College of Surgeons. Dr. Wilson’s goal is to merge personalized, attentive patient care with the highest quality and most rigorous approaches to breast cancer treatment. In that capacity, she is responsible for all breast surgery trials through the system’s membership in the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance.

She has authored book chapters on breast surgery and her research has focused on the determinants of surgical decision-making from both patient and provider perspectives.

Her commitment to women’s health extends beyond the office. She has earned a national reputation as a role model for female physicians and an outspoken advocate for patient rights.


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