Surgical Oncology

Minimally Invasive Surgery: Learn MoreThe Department of Surgery provides comprehensive surgical treatment for patients with malignant diseases of the breast, gastrointestinal tract, liver, and reproductive organs.

Minimally invasive surgical techniques are offered to appropriate patients whenever possible.

Department of Surgery Staff List

Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS, Chair, Department of Surgical Oncology, 
Chair, Department of Surgical Oncology

Cynthia A Bergman, MD, FACOG
Attending Surgeon

Richard J. Bleicher, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Marcia Boraas, MD, FACS
Attending Surgeon

Eric I. Chang, MD, Attending Surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, 
Attending Surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

David Y.T. Chen, MD, FACS
Attending Surgeon

Christina S. Chu, MD,
Attending Surgeon

Paul G. Curcillo II, MD, FACS, Director, Minimally Invasive Surgical Initiatives and Development, Surgical Oncology, 
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgical Initiatives and Development

John Michael Daly, MD, FACS , Attending Surgeon, Breast Cancer , 
Attending Surgeon, Breast Cancer and Gastrointestinal Oncology

Nestor F. Esnaola, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Surgical Oncology, 
Attending Surgeon, Surgical Oncology

Jeffrey M. Farma, MD, FACS, Director, Surgical Oncology Melanoma Program, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Richard E. Greenberg, MD, FACS, Chief, Urologic Oncology, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief, Urologic Oncology

John A. Handal, MD ,
Attending Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgery

John P Hoffman, MD, FACS, Chief, Pancreaticobiliary Service, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief, Pancreaticobiliary Service

Andreas Karachristos, MD , Attending Surgeon, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Stephanie Angela King, MD, Director, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Postgraduate Training, Surgical Oncology, 
Director, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Postgraduate Training

Alexander Kutikov, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Urologic Oncology , Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Miriam N Lango, MD, Attending Surgeon, Head and Neck Oncology, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Jeffrey Chang-Jen Liu, MD, Attending Surgeon, Head and Neck Oncology, Surgical Oncology, 
Attending Surgeon, Head and Neck Oncology

Gina M. Mantia-Smaldone, MD, Attending Surgeon, Gynecologic Oncology, Surgical Oncology,
Attending Surgeon, Gynecologic Oncology

Sameer A Patel, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgical Oncology, 
Attending Surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

John A. Ridge, MD, PhD, FACS, Chief, Head and Neck Surgery, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief, Head and Neck Surgery

Stephen C. Rubin, MD, Chief, Gynecologic Cancer,
Chief, Gynecology

Richard G Schmidt, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Orthopedic Oncology, Surgical Oncology, 
Attending Surgeon, Orthopedic Oncology

Walter J Scott, MD, FACS, Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Prashant C. Shah, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Thoracic Oncology, Surgical Oncology, 
Attending Surgeon, Thoracic Oncology

Elin R Sigurdson, MD, PhD, FACS, Chief of the Division of General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief of the Division of General Surgery
Director of Surgery Oncology Fellowships
Director of  Breast Fellowships
Head of Surgical Research

Marc C. Smaldone, MD, MSHP, Attending Surgeon, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon

Neal S Topham, MD, FACS, Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgical Oncology, 
Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Rosalia Viterbo, MD, FACS


Attending Surgeon

Michael Weaver, MD, Attending Physician, Surgical Oncology
Attending Surgeon