Surgical Oncology

The Division of Surgical Oncology has 16 surgeons on the active staff who are board certified and fellowship trained in cancer surgery. The specialists in the division are experts in the management of rare and complex tumors requiring sophisticated techniques as well as the more common malignancies. A multimodality approach to the management of tumors is utilized which includes surgery and when appropriate radiation and chemotherapy.

Several thousand operative procedures for cancer are done annually in the outpatient and inpatient surgical units. Cutting edge technology which includes sentinal node biopsy and cryotherapy is available.  Clinical research protocols are provided to patients within the division through collaboration with CALGB.

Members of the division are responsible for the education of surgical residents and have trained other practicing surgeons in the management of cancer. Educational efforts coordinated by the division include surgical tumor board, head and neck conference, and multimodality breast meetings. The division also provides surgeons for speaking engagements at various community educational events.

Major Tumors Treated

  Head & Neck   Esophagus
  Skin   Stomach
  Breast   Liver
  Thyroid   Adrenal
  Bile duct   Intestine
  Rectum   Colon
  Pancreas Soft tissue
  Muscle    
         

Please visit the North Shore Surgical Oncology association web site.

 

 

 

Surgical Oncology
1999 Marcus Avenue
(Granite Bldg.)
North Shore-LIJ
Department of Surgery
Suite 106C
Lake Success, NY 11042
Office Number: (516) 233-3600
Fax Number: (516) 233-3605

North Shore Surgical Oncology Associates
600 Northern Blvd.
Great Neck, NY 11021
Office Number: (516) 487-9454
Fax Number: (516) 487-2745


Last Update

January 29, 2010
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