The article Posted on March 30, 2017 by the American College of Radiology begins: A recent analysis of newly added 2014 data to the National Cancer Institute SEER database by R. Edward Hendrick, PhD, shows that the breast cancer death rate has now fallen 38 percent since 1990. Read more...
Recent News and Views
Breast Cancer Deaths Continue Yearly Decline
3 Apr 2017
Today Show Episode with Joan Lunden and Dr. Calamari
19 Oct 2016
Watch the Today Show episode with Joan Lunden speaking with Dr. Calamari about mammography and the importance of knowing if you have dense breasts: Read more...
Diane C. LoRusso, MD
Subspecialty mammography with special interest in MRI, CT and general radiology.
Dr. Diane LoRusso co-founded Rye Radiology Associates, LLP.
Dr. LoRusso’s Medical Training
Diane C. LoRusso, MD graduated Cum Laude from New York University with additional honors in mathematics. She was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honor society. She graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, Cum Laude, where she was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society, and received the Roche Scholastic Award for top scholastic achievement in her graduating class. Dr. LoRusso was Chief Resident in diagnostic radiology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and was an attending radiologist there for one and a half years following her residency. Diane C. LoRusso, MD, currently holds a clinical appointment at Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
Dr. LoRusso’s Medical Experience
Dr. LoRusso has a special interest in mammography and breast cancer detection. She has been the New York State Breast Cancer Spokesperson for the American Cancer Society, is a former director of the Westchester American Cancer Society and has been chairperson of the American Cancer Society Westchester Division Breast Cancer Task Force. She has spoken on national television, on radio talk shows and to women’s groups about the importance of mammography screening. Dr. LoRusso has been named by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., as one of the “Best Doctors” consecutively from 2001 to 2016. Dr. LoRusso has been included in the New York Magazine publication of the region’s “Best Doctors” from 2001 to 2007 and 2015 to 2016 and in Westchester Magazine’s publication from 2006 to 2016.
Dr. LoRusso became board certified by the American Board of Radiology in 1974, and is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, Society of Breast Imaging, Metropolitan Breast Group and Westchester County Medical Society.