- Certified by The American Board of Surgery
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
- Member of The American Society of Breast Surgeons
- Has obtained certifications in ultrasound and stereotactic breast biopsies from The American Society of Breast Surgeons
Dr. Desiree D’Angelo-Donovan is a board-certified general surgeon who also specializes in the care of breast cancer and breast-related diseases. She has obtained special certifications from The American Society of Breast Surgeons in ultrasound and stereotactic breast biopsies. In addition to breast surgery, Dr. D’Angelo also performs general surgery procedures.
After completing her undergraduate education at West Chester University, obtaining degrees in biology and chemistry, she attended medical school at The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. D’Angelo went on to complete her general surgical training at Christiana Care Health System in Delaware, which is a Level-1 trauma hospital and is repeatedly rated as one of the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News and World Report.
She is an active participant in the Multidisciplinary Cancer Committee at Shore Medical Center’s Cancer Center and has presented at multiple community events to promote breast and colon cancer screening.
Dr. D’Angelo grew up in Somers Point and attended both Jordan Road School and Mainland Regional High School. She is passionate about taking care of and serving the community that helped raise her.