About New York Breast Health


New York Breast Health provides world renowned expertise and compassionate care of male and females dealing with Breast Diseases.

We offer state-of-the-art breast care and comprehensive patient support services including surgical consultation, breast cancer prevention planning, breast cancer education, breast wellness, tailored nutrition planning as well as psychosocial support services.

Our breast surgeon, Dr Dwight De Risi, is world renowned - with over 30 years of experience in his field. He has treated both women and men who suffer from breast related diseases.

Dr De Risi and our breast health care Nurse Practitioner are here for you and your family. Together we will utilize every option available to treat your illness in the most effective manner.

Our Doctors

World renowned expertise and compassionate treatment of Breast Diseases



Lean On Me Breast Cancer Network

Through the efforts of his loyal patients, Dr. De Risi has created a not for profit support group called Lean On Me Breast Cancer Networks Inc.  Since its inception, over seventy volunteers have help guide and comfort, one on one, several thousand newly diagnosed breast cancer patients through their journey from diagnosis and treatment to wellness.  In addition, the volunteers fit patients receiving chemotherapy with free wigs, and mastectomy patients with free bras.  Free support groups conducted by a social worker, are available for patients who are interested in group therapy.  Free education seminars and wellness retreats are available for all patients to attend.  Several exciting and enjoyable fund raising events are planned throughout the year, helping patients realize the importance of living each day to its fullest.