Catherine E. Loveland-Jones, MD, MS, FACS
Cooper University Health Care Titles
- Co-Director, Janet Knowles Breast Cancer Center
- Head, Division of Breast Surgery
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles
- Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
- American Board of Surgery (Surgery - General)
Cooper University Physician
What inspired you to become a cancer specialist?
At each step of a patients journey with cancer, from diagnosis through treatment and recovery, there are tremendous opportunities to instill hope. It gives me great satisfaction to know that I am able to help patients through this difficult time.
What is your essential patient care philosophy?
To provide each patient with a surgeon who is both compassionate and clinically skilled.
What do you hope your patients say about you to their family and friends?
I would like them to say: My outcome was excellent! I felt like she truly cared for me.
What three words best describe you?
Hard-working, perfectionistic, and kind.
MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper - Camden
MD Anderson at Cooper - Egg Harbor Township
Education & Training
|Medical School||University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA|
|Residency||General Surgery - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA|
|Fellowship||Surgical Breast Oncology - University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX|
Breast cancer, benign breast disease, high risk management
- Association of Program Directors in Surgery
- Society of Surgical Oncology
- American Society of Breast Surgeons
- Association of Women Surgeons
- American College of Surgeons
- Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
Awards and Honors
- SJ Magazine "Top Docs" in Breast Surgery
Physician Poll - 2020, 2022, 2023
Patient Poll - 2022
- SJ Magazine "Top Female Docs" in Breast Surgery
Physician Poll - 2020, 2023
Patient Poll - 2023
- Golden Apple Award, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University - May 2020
- Pink and Teal Hero, The Cooper Foundation - 2017
- Corynne S. Uhl Award for Compassionate and Excellent Care in Breast Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center - 2015
- SJ Magazine "Top Female Docs" - 2023
Rombeau JL, Goldberg AJ, Loveland-Jones CE. Surgical Mentoring: Building Tomorrows Leaders. Springer, New York NY, 2010.
Siderowf AD, Jaggi JL, Xie Sx, Loveland-Jones CE, Leng L, Hurtig HI, Colcher A, Stern MB, Chou KL, Liang GS, Maccarone H, Simuni T, Baltuch GH. Long-term effects of bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation on quality-of-life in advanced Parkinsons disease. Movement Disorders 2006; 21(6):746-53.
Liang GS, Chou KL, Baltuch GH, Jaggi JL, Loveland-Jones CE, Leng L, Maccarone H, Hurtig HI, Colcher A, Stern MB, Kleiner-Fisman G, Simuni T, Siderowf AD. Long-term outcomes of bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation in patients with advanced Parkinsons disease. Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 2006; 84(5-6):221-7.
Loveland-Jones CE, Wang F, Bankhead RR, Reilly KJ. Squamous cell carcinoma of the nipple following radiation therapy for ductal carcinoma in situ: a case report. J Medical Case Reports 2010; 4:186.
Boden G, Salehi S, Cheung P, Homko C, Song W, Loveland-Jones CE, Jayarajan S. Comparison of in vivo effects of insulin on SREBP-1c and INSIG-1/2 in rat liver and human and rat adipose tissue. Obesity 2013; 21(6):1208-14.
Boden G, Cheung P, Salehi S, Homko C, Loveland-Jones CE, Jayarajan S, Stein TP, Barrero CA, Merali S. Insulin regulates the unfolded protein response (UPR) in human adipose tissue. Diabetes 2014; 63(3):912-22.
Loveland-Jones CE, Ruth K, Sigurdson ER, Egleston BL, Boraas M, Bleicher RJ. Breast conservation surgery in the Medicare patient: Will the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Trial Z0011 change the pattern of care? Breast Cancer Research & Treatment 2014; 143(3):571-7.
Loveland-Jones CE, Jayarajan S, Fang J, Monroy A, Zhang A, Holt-Bright L, Choi ET. A new model of arteriovenous fistula to study hemodialysis access complications. Journal of Vascular Access 2014. Epub ahead of print.
Loveland-Jones CE, Lin H, Shen Y, Bedrosian I, Shaitelman S, Kuerer H, Woodward W, Ueno N, Valero V, Babiera G. Disparities in the Use of Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy for Inflammatory Breast Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016; 95(4):1218-25.
Loveland-Jones CE, Charles SP, VanZandt A, Santora TA, Pathak AS, Gaughan JP, Dubin WR, Goldberg AJ. A prospective randomized study of the efficacy of Turning Point, an inpatient violence intervention program. Accepted for publication by the Journal of Trauma, June 2016.
Gandhi S, Sudheendra P, Rafferty W, Loveland-Jones C. Case report and review of adolescent atypical ductal hyperplasia and juvenile fibroadenoma: How do we assess and manage future risk? Clin Breast Cancer. 2018; 18(5):e751-754.
Kuerer HM, Smith BD, Krishnamurthy S, Yang WT, Valero V, Shen Y, Lin H, Lucci A, Boughey JC, White RL, Diego EJ, Rauch GM, Moseley TW, Parra RF, Adrada BE, Leung JW, Sun SX, Teshome M, Miggins MV, Hunt KK, DeSnyder SM, Ehlers RA, Hwang RF, Colen JS, Arribas E, Samiian L, Lesnikoski A, Piotrowski M, Bedrosian I, Chong C, Refinetti AP, Huang M, Candelaria RP, Loveland-Jones C, Mitchell MP, Shaitelman SF. Eliminating breast surgery for invasive breast cancer in exceptional responders to neoadjuvant systemic therapy: a multicenter, single-arm, phase 2 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2022; published online Oct 25. PMID: 36306810.