Biography

Dr. Sheila Lally

Dr. LallyDr. Lally began her career as a professional mountaineering guide, leading clients on month-long treks through the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and Wyoming; she went on to climb Mt. Rainier and Mt. McKinley. During her years as a mountaineering guide, she developed an interest in Wilderness Medicine, and later went on to Medical School. During her clinical years, her interest transitioned from Emergency Medicine to General/Breast Surgery, which allowed her to utilize her teaching and interpersonal skills, develop a relationship with her patients, and to employ her tactile skills and attention to detail. She has been in solo practice in Poulsbo, WA for 25 years, the majority of which she has focused on breast and outpatient surgery. She co-founded the Peninsula Breast Center, located in Poulsbo, WA, and the Survive & Thrive health and fitness program, which is a program designed to help cancer survivors decrease their risk of cancer recurrence, and transition to a healthier lifestyle following their cancer treatment. Dr. Lally received a diploma in botanical painting from the Society of Botanical Artists in London, and enjoys trail running, cycling, skiing, gardening, cooking, and adventure travel.

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