Contributing Experts

June 17, 2015

Margaret Mary Sacco, MD


Margaret Mary Sacco, MD, FACS, is a board certified surgeon with over 20 years of experience, who dedicates her practice to the treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases.   She is founder of Atlantic Breast Associates at Carol G. Simon Cancer Center at Overlook Medical Center, Summit, NJ with privileges at Morristown Medical Center, Morristown, NJ, and Chilton Medical Center, Pompton Plains, NJ.

She believes in an individualized, multidisciplinary approach for her patients, treating them with care and compassion through diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Sacco’s specialties include minimally invasive biopsies, breast conserving surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and skin- and nipple-sparing mastectomy. She works collaboratively with plastic surgeons offering immediate reconstruction when possible, and has access to clinical trials through Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, allowing her to offer her patients the latest treatments.

Dr. Sacco is a graduate of the University of Scranton with a Medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine (Drexel University). She completed her general surgery training and fellowship training in Surgical Oncology at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Newark.  She is active in weekly Breast Tumor Boards at both Overlook and Morristown Medical Centers.

Dr. Sacco has been recognized by Castle Connolly as a Top Doctor in the NY Metro area for the last five years and has been included in Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctors, Top Doctors for Cancer Care, and Top Doctors for Women’s Health each of the last several years.  She has received the Patient’s Choice Award and is listed in The Guide to America’s Top Surgeons.

Last Updated: June 18, 2015