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Lynn Canavan, M.D., FACS

General Summary


Dr. Canavan earned her medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in 1990 after graduating with a B.S. in Biology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She went on to complete residency training in general surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital in Dallas.

Medical Practice

Research Interest

Surgery Locations

Other Information

Dr. Canavan is the Director of Breast Surgical Oncology at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano.

Accolades & Memberships

Dr. Canavan is a Fellow, American College of Surgeons Association of Women Surgeons; The American Society of Breast Surgeons; Southwestern Surgical Congress; American Medical Association; Texas Medical Association; Collin–Fannin Medical Society and Parkland Surgical Society. In 2009 Dr. Canavan was elected as one of D Magazine’s best breast surgeons in Dallas.

Community Service

Breast Cancer Surgery Certificate

  • Hidden Scar Certificate of Training