Veerle Bossuyt, MD

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Physician Biography

I work primarily as a breast pathologist. I am part of a multidisciplinary team active in clinical care of patients with breast cancer, breast cancer clinical trials and translational research. I evaluate breast biopsies, lumpectomies, mastectomies, sentinel lymph node biopsies, and axillary dissections. This includes evaluating frozen sections and hematoxylin and eosin stained formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissues for microscopic diagnosis as well as ancillary testing to further refine prognosis and attempt to predict response to targeted treatments. My specific area of expertise is in the evaluation of breast specimens after neoadjuvant therapy to assess response to treatment. My greatest joy is when a biopsy is benign.

Clinical Interests

  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Precancerous Conditions

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Adolescent; Child; Geriatric
Referrals: MD to MD Consult

Patient Care Organizations

Pathology: Surgical Pathology: Breast Pathology

Yale Cancer Center: Breast Center

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology AB of Pathology (2005)

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Contact Info

Veerle Bossuyt, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale PathologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Department of PathologyBrady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste BML 254C

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Pathology310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023