No one should face hereditary cancer alone.

We believe that receiving information and resources is comforting, empowering, and lifesaving.

Hereditary Cancer Info > Surgeon Referral Tool

Toggle Menu

Surgeon Referral Tool

FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (hereinafter "FORCE") provides this service under the following terms and conditions to anyone who enters this site and you expressly agree to be bound by these Terms of Use ("Terms"). These Terms are not exhaustive and FORCE reserves the right to modify them at any time, effective upon posting of the modification at this website. By using the Registry and this website you have accepted these Terms and agree to abide by them as modified from time to time.

Terms of Use

This Medical Services Registry (hereinafter the "registry") is intended to provide a useful and searchable database of surgeons and related health-care providers whose specialty is working with women who are suffering from, or who have suffered from, cancer and who have worked directly with the person or persons submitting information about their experience with the health care provider. Users of the Registry may contact the person submitting the information or the health care provider directly, offline. Any communications or transactions between users and health care providers are handled between the user and the health care provider and FORCE is not involved and takes no responsibility whatsoever in connection with those activities.

For Those Who Submit Information ("Submitter(s)"):

This is a publicly accessible registry and forum and you have no guarantee or expectation of privacy. By submitting information and giving out your email address you are inviting other people to respond to you personally. You agree to be contacted relative to any referral or information you give and to the extent you provide contact information. Should you choose to no longer have your contact information posted, we will make all reasonable effort to remove it within seven (7) days of receipt of notice from you of your desire to have it removed.

By Submitting, you represent to have first-hand experience with the health care provider and that you are not the health care provider named, or a relative, employee, or other interested party in relation to the health care provider named and, further, that you are not a competing health care provider, or a relative, employee, or other interested person in relation to a competing health care provider of any listed provider. Your submission can be read by anyone. Any advice you give or contacts you make with other persons as a result of being a Submitter you so do at your own risk.

FORCE will not be responsible for any email or other communication you receive as a result of Submitting information on this website. FORCE will not use your contact information in any other way than for this Registry. FORCE has no control over any communications received by a Submitter on the Registry and all communications on this forum are deemed to be public and not private communications. FORCE reserves the right to remove without any notice ANY name posted for any reason, or for no reason, at its sole discretion. Provided, however, that FORCE has no obligation to remove content you find objectionable. As a Submitter, you agree to completely hold harmless FORCE for any liability connected in any way with your use of the Registry, submissions therein, or any contacts you receive from any source as a result of being a Submitter.

If you receive any email solicitations or communications you feel are an inappropriate response to your submission, please let us know and we can try and contact the person contacting you on your behalf.

For Health Care Providers and Users of the Registry ("User(s)):

This website and the Registry service are for individual educational use only. Nothing on this site is or should be considered, or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or other information that could only be obtained by a face to face interview with a health care service provider. Any listing of a health care service provider's information and/or views expressed in connection with submission of such information is solely the view of the Submitter and does not reflect the position of FORCE nor is anything on this website to be deemed an endorsement of any such doctor or health care service provider by FORCE. Use of any such doctor or health care service provider is engaged in by you at your own risk.

Each Submitter is responsible for his/her own submissions and the contents thereof. FORCE has no control over those who submit information to the Registry and hereby disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for such submissions. As a User, Submitter, or health care service provider, you agree to these terms and conditions and further agree to indemnify and hold harmless FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered, its officers, directors, employees, and contractors from any action or liability that may arise from Submitting or Using information on the Registry, including but not limited to advice or a referral. Your use of this site constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use each and every time you access this site.

Please report any activity that violates these terms and conditions.


Please check the box before clicking "I accept" if you want us to remember your choice and not show this page again.

Learn about other ways you can donate.

Recognize a Loved One

Want to donate and honor a loved one at the same time? Learn how you can Create a Named Fund, Create a Tribute or donate through special fundraising programs.

Personal Fundraising

Raise awareness and money to fight HBOC with TeamFORCE.

FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered