About Michael D. Lagios, MD

Michael D. Lagios, MD, Breast Cancer Consultation Service
Dr. Michael D. Lagios, a nationally recognized breast pathologist and medical director of The Breast Cancer Consultation Service, provides the service and personally discusses the findings with you. He has directed this and similar services in San Francisco since 1980.

Dr. Lagios is an internationally recognized expert on duct carcinoma in situ and has written or co-authored much of the pertinent literature in this area over the last 30 years. Dr. Lagios has been recognized by “Best Doctors in America” from 1992-1993 to the present (www.bestdoctors.com), and is an editor for The Breast Journal, prior editor for Seminars in Breast Disease and Breast Diseases a Year Book Quarterly, and currently reviews for Cancer, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, Journal of Surgical Oncology, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Human Pathology, Modern Pathology and others. He was president of the American Society of Breast Disease from 1998 to 1999 and was on their board of directors from 1995 to 2004. He is also an associate clinical professor of pathology at Stanford Medical School.

Breast Pathology Photomicrograph by Michael Lagios, MD

Dr. Lagios is a San Francisco native and graduated from UCSF in 1965 and has been in private practice in that city since 1972.

Dr. Lagios’ abbreviated curriculum vitae can be found here. A copy of his expanded CV is available here. Over the last thirty years Dr. Lagios has lectured extensively on the topics of breast pathology. A list of his recent presentations can be found here.

Instructions for patients or physicians wishing to utilize the Breast Cancer Consultation Service can be found here.