Physician’s Profile

Nancy E Mills, MD

Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology

Nancy E. Mills, MD, FACP is a medical oncologist with particular expertise in the treatment of breast cancer and gynecologic malignancy. She is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center. She received her undergraduate AB, magna cum laude, from Harvard University, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa during her junior year there. She received her MD degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she was a Frederick King Scholar, received the Basic Sciences Achievement Award, and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She did her internship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center, and her hematology/oncology fellowship at New York University Medical Center. After receiving an R01 grant to study retinoids in breast cancer as an attending at NYU, she then spent 20 years at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center on the breast cancer service and the gynecology disease management team before moving to her current position. She sees patients at the New York Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Cancer Center, where she is the director of the Cancer Survivorship Program and the Associate Director of the Breast Disease Management Team.

Dr. Mills has been recognized by Congresswoman Nita Lowey as a Local Legend of New York, and has been featured in both Westchester Magazine and New York Magazine as a "top doctor&".