Dr. Sharyn Lewin Weighs in on Angelina Jolie’s Plans to Prevent Ovarian Cancer



Sharyn Lewin, M.D.

Actress and producer, Angelina Jolie reportedly plans to remove her ovaries after undergoing a preventative double mastectomy. New York Daily News spoke to Dr. Sharyn Lewin, a gynecological oncologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, about taking such proactive measures and asked for her opinion.


“She could get (the surgery) tomorrow. It’s a minimally invasive, outpatient procedure with minimal recovery time” said Dr. Lewin.

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