Wilde joins Scripps medical group

Mary Wilde, M.D., FACS, a surgical specialist in diseases of the breast, has joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group.

Wilde is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and has a long-standing relationship with Scripps Health as the medical director of the Scripps Polster Breast Care Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in human biology from Stanford University, where she was a member of a primate facility work group under the direction of famed researcher Jane Goodall. After receiving her medical degree from UC San Francisco, she completed her postdoctoral training at Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School. She was a research assistant at Boston’s Dana Farber Cancer Institute and an instructor in surgery at Harvard Medical School.