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Patty L Tenofsky, MD

General Surgery
Provider group name: 
Via Christi Clinic Founders Circle
Address: 
1947 Founders' Circle
Wichita, KS 67206
Education: 
University of Kansas School of Medicine 2000 (Residency), University of Kansas School of Medicine 1995 (Medical School)
Board certifications: 
American Board of Surgery
Areas of interest within specialty: 
  • Breast surgery
    • Comprehensive breast care
    • Rapid diagnosis and treatment of breast diseases - benign and cancerous
    • Breast biopsy
    • Modified radical mastectomy
    • Breast-conserving cancer surgery
    • Sentinel node biopsy
    • Nipple discharge
    • Nipple pain
    • Lumpectomy
    • High risk breast cancer
    • Breast cancer genetic testing
    • Breast cancer survivorship.
  • General Surgery
    • Port-a-cath
    • Appendectomy
Special procedures: 

Minimally invasive breast biopsies

Year joined Via Christi: 
2006
Professional memberships: 

• American Society of Breast Surgeons
• American College of Surgeons

Community involvement: 

Faculty member at University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita

 

Gender: 
F

Wichita Business Journal 2011 Health Care Hero Award Recipient 

MD News: Via Christi Breast Care Team Keeps Patients in Focus

Notes: 
  • Dr. Tenofsky sees patients at the St. Teresa MOB the first and third Wednesday of the month.
  • Dr. Tenofsky is certified in Breast Ultrasound by The American Society of Breast Surgeons.