Vivian J Bea, MD, MBS


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Breast Surgeon
  • Surgical Oncologist

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Professional Type

Cooper Physician



Office Locations

Camden, Willingboro, Voorhees
MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper - Camden

Two Cooper Plaza
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 855.MDA.COOPER (855.632.2667)
Maps & Directions

MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper - Willingboro

1000 Salem Road
Suite C
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Phone: 855.MDA.COOPER (855.632.2667)
Maps & Directions

MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper - Voorhees

900 Centennial Boulevard
Building 1
Suite F
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: 855.MDA.COOPER (855.632.2667)
Fax: 856.325.6645

Education & Training

Medical SchoolMorehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
InternshipSurgery - Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
ResidencySurgery - Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
FellowshipBreast Surgery - University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Special Interests

Breast cancer, breast disease, benign breast, breast disparities, inflammatory breast disease, high-risk management


  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncologist
  • Society of Black Academic Surgeons
  • National Medical Association
  • American Society of Breast Disease
  • ASCO Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society

Awards and Honors

  • ASCO Conquer Cancer Foundation URM RT Award
  • AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award
  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award
  • National Minority Quality Forum Top 40 under 40 Leaders in Health


Vivian J. Bea, MD; Joan E. Cunningham, PhD; Dana R. Burshell, MPH; Marvella Ford, PhD. Evaluating Alcohol & Tobacco Use in an Ethnically Diverse Sampe of Breast Cancer Patients, Including Sea Island African Americans: Implications for Survivorship. Frontiers in Oncology, September 2018

Benjamin Rober, MD., Vivian J. Bea, MD, Isabelle Bedrosian, MD, FACS. How does MR Imaging help care for my breast cancer patients? Perspective of a surgical oncologist. MRI Clinics of North America, January 2018

Anna Weiss MD, Elizabeth A Mittendorf MD PhD, Sarah M DeSnyder MD, Rosa F, Hwang MD, Isabelle Bedrosian MD, Karen Hoffman MD, Beatriz E Adrada MD, Vivian Bea MD, Aysegul A Sahin MD, Henry M Kuerer MD PhD, Kelly K Hunt MD, Abigail S Caudle MD MS. Expanding Implementation of ACOSOG Z0011 in Surgeon Practice. Clin Breast Cancer, Aug 2018

Vivian J. Bea, Dalliah M. Black, Kelly K. Hunt. Percutaneous Ablation in the Treatment of Breast Cancer, Changing Paradigms in the Management of Breast Cancer. Springer Textbook, Sept 2017