Kathryn Carolin Amirikia, M.D., FACS
Breast Surgical Oncology
- Associate Physician Diplomate
Philosophy of Care
Dr. Amirikia strives for comprehensive, compassionate and high quality care.
M.D., Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit MI 1993
M.S., Biochemistry, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 1989
B.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI 1986
Surgery, North Oakland Medical Center, Pontiac MI
Breast Surgical Oncology, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor MI 1998-1999
American Board of Surgery - General Surgery, 2000
American Association for Cancer Research
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Breast Disease
American Society of Breast Surgeons
Association for Academic Surgery
Society for Surgical Oncology
Honors and Awards
Suiliam Chowchuvech Memorial Award for Most Outstanding Jr Resident of the Year at North Oakland Medical Centers, Pontiac MI, 1994
Select Recent Publications
Amirikia KC, Mills P, Bush J, Newman LA. Higher population-based incidence rates of triple-negative breast cancer among young African-American women : Implications for breast cancer screening recommendations. Cancer. 2011 Jun 15;117(12):2747-53. Epub 2011 Jan 10.
Shekhar MP, Santner S, Carolin KA, Tait L. Direct involvement of breast tumor fibroblasts in the modulation of tamoxifen sensitivity. Am J Pathol. May 2007; 170(5):1546-60.
Amirikia, KC. Breast Cancer Awareness. Elk Grove Citizen. http://www.egcitizen.com/articles/2010/10/08/lifestyle/doc4cabc12decc99896142900.txt, October, 2010.