Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
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Dr. Abidi believes in working closely with her patients to reach the best medical and surgical treatment decisions. She understands the toll breast cancer takes on an individual and their loved ones, and she strives to educate and empower her patients to understand all of their care options.
Dr. Abidi collaborates with her colleagues in Pathology, Radiology, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Genetics, and Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery to provide a multidisciplinary team-based approach to cancer care.
Dr. Abidi is a fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologist offering surgical care for all benign and malignant disorders of the breast. She works closely with her colleagues to provide an individualized and comprehensive treatment plan for breast cancer care, using minimally-invasive surgical techniques.
Dr. Abidi's research interests include breast cancer in postmenopausal women, metastatic breast cancer, and education of surgical principles.
B.S., Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC 2009
M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC 2014
General Surgery, Western Michigan University School of Medicine, Kalamazoo MI 2014-2019
Breast Surgical Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh PA 2021-2022
Abidi H, Flanagan S, Leinwand M. Single Incision Laparoscopic Resection of a Giant Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratoma. J Laparoendoscopic Advanced Surgical Techniques. 2018 Nov 30;28(6). doi:10.1089/vor.2018.0505.
Abidi HH, Sawyer RG. More evidence for shortening antibiotic therapy in peritonitis: the DURAPOP trial. J Thorac Dis. 2018 Sep;10(Suppl 26):S3160-S3161. doi:10.21037/jtd.2018.07.67. PMID:30370104.
Seudeal K, Abidi H, Shebrain S. Early versus delayed appendectomy: A comparison of outcomes. Am J Surg. 2018 Mar;215(3):483-486. doi:10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.10.057. Epub 2017 Nov 11. PMID:29153247.