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Division of Oncologic and Endocrine Surgery

Oncology Services Offered

Our surgeons are experts in the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques, including

Breast disease/cancer

  • Breast ultrasound/biopsy
  • Breast conservation therapy
  • Oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Breast brachytherapy (in collaboration with Radiation Oncology)
  • Breast reconstruction (in collaboration with Plastic Surgery)
  • Skin sparing and nipple sparing mastectomy
  • High risk surveillance planning and risk

Endocrine disease/tumors

  • Neck ultrasonography and fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy
  • Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
  • Intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring
  • Minimally invasive thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy/neck dissection for locally advanced thyroid cancer
  • Intraoperative laryngeal nerve monitoring
  • Laparoscopic and open adrenalectomies

Skin cancer/melanoma

  • Wide local excision
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Axillary/groin lymph node dissections
  • Radical resection/reconstruction
  • Limb perfusion for locally advanced/recurrent disease

Soft tissue tumors (sarcomas)

  • Radical resection for trunk/retroperitoneal sarcomas
  • Limb/function-sparing resection for extremity sarcomas

Gastrointestinal/hepatopancreatobiliary/colorectal cancers

  • Partial and total gastrectomy (laparoscopic and open)
  • Mesenteric lymphadenectomy
  • Distal, partial (Whipple procedure), and total pancreatectomy (laparoscopic and open)
  • Portal vein and hepatic artery resection/reconstruction (in collaboration with Transplant Surgery)
  • Biliary resection/reconstruction
  • Preoperative portal vein embolization  (in collaboration with Interventional Radiology)
  • Intraoperative ultrasound
  • Partial and extended liver resections
  • Small bowel resection (laparoscopic and open)
  • Colectomy (laparoscopic and open)
  • Local excision of rectal polyps/cancers
  • Sphincter-sparing, partial proctectomy
  • Pelvic exenteration
  • Cytoreduction surgery and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for peritoneal carcinomatosis

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