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Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Department of Surgery includes more than 100 world-class surgeons. It consists of 13 services: Breast, Colorectal, Dental, Gastric and Mixed Tumor, Gynecology, Head and Neck, Hepatopancreatobiliary, Ophthalmic Oncology, Orthopedics, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive, Thoracic, and Urology.
 

Surgery Leadership
Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon Jeffrey Drebin
Jeffrey Drebin

Chair, Department of Surgery; Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgical oncologist Martin Weiser
Martin R. Weiser

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs, Department of Surgery; Stuart H.Q. Quan Chair in Colorectal Surgery

Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum, MD, FACOG, FACS -- Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Gynecology Service; Chair Surgical Quality Assessment
Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum

Chief, Gynecology Service; Avon Chair in Gynecologic Oncology

Valerie W. Rusch, MD, FACS
Valerie W. Rusch

Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Surgery; Miner Family Chair in Intrathoracic Cancers

Lymphedema
Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic & reconstructive surgeon Michelle Coriddi
Michelle Coriddi

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Joseph H. Dayan, MD
Joseph H. Dayan

Associate Attending Surgeon

Babak J. Mehrara, MD
Babak J. Mehrara

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Service; Peter G. Cordeiro Endowed Chair in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Breast Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgical oncologist Laurie Kirstein
Laurie J. Kirstein

Associate Attending Surgeon

Monica Morrow, MD, FACS -- Chief, Breast Service, Department of Surgery; Anne Burnett Windfohr Chair of Clinical Oncology
Monica Morrow

Chief, Breast Service, Department of Surgery; Anne Burnett Windfohr Chair of Clinical Oncology

Hiram S. Cody III, MD, FACS
Hiram S. Cody III

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgeon George Plitas
George Plitas

Director of Research, Breast Service, Department of Surgery

Kimberly J. Van Zee, MD, FACS
Kimberly J. Van Zee

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon Daniel X. Choi
Daniel X. Choi

Associate Attending Surgeon

Stephanie Downs-Canner
Stephanie Downs-Canner

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgeon Henry Godfrey
Henry Godfrey

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Minna Lee
Minna Lee

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgeon Anita Mamtani
Anita Mamtani

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering Breast Surgeon Giacomo Montagna
Giacomo Montagna

Director, Rare Breast Cancer Program, Department of Surgery

MSK breast cancer surgeon Tracy-Ann Moo
Tracy-Ann Moo

Associate Attending Surgeon

Lisa M. Sclafani, MD, FACS
Lisa M. Sclafani

Director, Surgical Services, Long Island Regional Network

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Audree Tadros
Audree B. Tadros

Jeanne A. Petrek Junior Faculty Chair

Virgilio Sacchini, MD
Virgilio Sacchini

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon Deborah M. Capko
Deborah M. Capko

Associate Attending Surgeon

Alexandra S. Heerdt, MD, MPH, FACS
Alexandra S. Heerdt

Attending Surgeon

MSK breast surgeon Mary Gemignani
Mary L. Gemignani

Director, Breast Surgical Fellowship Training Program

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast cancer surgeon Mahmoud El-Tamer
Mahmoud B. El-Tamer

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgeon Andrea Barrio
Andrea V. Barrio

Associate Attending Surgeon

Colorectal Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Julio Garcia-Aguilar
Julio Garcia-Aguilar

Chief, Colorectal Service; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology

Surgeon Garrett Nash
Garrett M. Nash

Vice Chair for Quality and Safety, Department of Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Emmanouil Pappou
Emmanouil P. Pappou

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Philip B. Paty, MD
Philip B. Paty

Attending Surgeon

J. Joshua Smith, MD, PhD
J. Joshua Smith

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Iris Wei
Iris H. Wei

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgical oncologist Martin Weiser
Martin R. Weiser

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs, Department of Surgery; Stuart H.Q. Quan Chair in Colorectal Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering colorectal surgeon Maria Widmar
Maria Widmar

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Dental Service
Joseph M. Huryn, DDS, FAAMP
Joseph M. Huryn

Chief, Dental Service

Cherry L. Estilo, DMD
Cherry L. Estilo

Attending Dentist

Jerry L. Halpern, DDS
Jerry L. Halpern

Assistant Attending Dentist

Claudia Hoffman

Assistant Attending Dentist

Memorial Sloan Kettering Maxillofacial Prosthodontist Kenneth L. Kronstadt
Kenneth L. Kronstadt

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering maxillofacial prosthodontist Joseph Randazzo
Joseph D. Randazzo

Director, Maxillofacial Prosthetics

Steven J. Tunick, DMD
Steven J. Tunick

Assistant Attending Surgeon

SaeHee Kim Yom, DDS, MPH
SaeHee Kim Yom

Assistant Attending Dentist

Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service
Samuel Singer, MD, FACS
Samuel Singer

Chief, Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service; Vincent Astor Chair of Clinical Research

Charlotte E. Ariyan, MD, PhD
Charlotte E. Ariyan

Carol Bassok Lowenstein Chair

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Mary Sue Brady
Mary Sue Brady

Director, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Hernia Repair Program

Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS -- Vice President for International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology
Sir Murray F. Brennan

Senior Vice President of International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Edmund Bartlett
Edmund Bartlett

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Danielle Bello
Danielle Bello

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Daniel G. Coit, MD, FACS
Daniel G. Coit

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering sarcoma expert Aimee Crago
Aimee M. Crago

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Vivian E. Strong
Vivian E. Strong

Iris Cantor Chair

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Brian Untch
Brian R. Untch

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Gynecology Service
Mario M. Leitao, Jr., MD, FACOG, FACS
Mario M. Leitao, Jr.

Fellowship Director, Gynecology Service; Director, Minimal Access and Robotic Surgery Program, Department of Surgery

Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum, MD, FACOG, FACS -- Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Gynecology Service; Chair Surgical Quality Assessment
Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum

Chief, Gynecology Service; Avon Chair in Gynecologic Oncology

Memorial Sloan Kettering gynecologic oncologist Emeline Aviki
Emeline Aviki

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Vance Broach
Vance Broach

Director, Alexander Brunschwig Gynecologic Residency Program; Director, MSK Enhanced Surgical Recovery Program; Member, Section of Ovarian Cancer Surgery

Carol L. Brown, MD, FACOG, FACS
Carol L. Brown

Senior Vice President and Chief Health Equity Officer; Nicholls-Biondi Chair for Health Equity at Memorial Sloan Kettering; Vice Chair Health Equity, Department of Surgery

Jeanne Carter, PhD
Jeanne Carter

Attending Psychologist

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon and ovarian cancer expert Dennis Chi
Dennis S. Chi

Ronald O. Perelman Chair in Gynecologic Surgery; Deputy Chief, Gynecology Service; Head, Ovarian Cancer Surgery, Department of Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Ginger Gardner
Ginger J. Gardner

Section, Ovarian Cancer Surgery; Physician Lead, Gynecology Disease Management Team Alliance; Vice Chair of Hospital Operations, Department of Surgery

Deborah J. Goldfrank, MD, FACOG
Deborah J. Goldfrank

Head, General Gynecology

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Elizabeth Jewell
Elizabeth Jewell

Vice Chair, Regional Network & Affiliates, Department of Surgery; Director of Surgery, MSK Monmouth & MSK Basking Ridge; Director of MSK Monmouth ORs; Interim Associate Deputy Physician-in-Chief, Strategic Partnerships

Sarah Kim, Memorial Sloan Kettering gynecologic surgeon
Sarah Kim

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon and ovarian cancer expert Kara Long Roche
Kara Long Roche

Associate Director, Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program; Section, Ovarian Cancer Surgery

MSK gynecologic surgeon Jennifer Mueller
Jennifer Mueller

Head, Endometrial Cancer Section, Gynecologic Oncology Service, Department of Surgery

Yukio Sonoda, MD, FACOG, FACS
Yukio Sonoda

Section Head, Ovarian Cancer Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Oliver Zivanovic
Oliver Zivanovic

Director, Innovative Surgical Technology, Gynecology Service, Department of Surgery

Head and Neck Service
MSK head & neck surgeon Marc Cohen
Marc A. Cohen

Surgical Director, Pituitary & Skull Base Tumor Center; Medical Director, Patient Access Services (PAS)

Benjamin R. Roman, MD, MSHP
Benjamin R. Roman

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Jay O. Boyle, MD
Jay O. Boyle

Attending Surgeon

Jatin P. Shah, MD, FACS
Jatin P. Shah

Elliot W. Strong Chair in Head and Neck Oncology

Snehal G. Patel, MD, FRCS
Snehal G. Patel

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Jennifer Cracchiolo
Jennifer R. Cracchiolo

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Babak Givi
Babak Givi

Associate Attending Surgeon

Ashok R. Shaha, MD, FACS
Ashok R. Shaha

Jatin P. Shah Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Valeria Silva Merea
Valeria Silva Merea

Director, Speech and Hearing Center

Ian Ganly, MD, PhD
Ian Ganly

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Richard Wong
Richard J. Wong

Chief, Head and Neck Service; Jatin P. Shah Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology

Luc G. T. Morris, MD, MSc, FACS
Luc G. T. Morris

Associate Director, Immunogenomics and Precision Oncology Platform; Director of Fellowship Training

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Brian Untch
Brian R. Untch

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Bhuvanesh Singh, MD, PhD, FACS
Bhuvanesh Singh

Director, Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology; Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Skin Cancer Management Program

Hepatopancreatobiliary Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Vinod Balachandran
Vinod P. Balachandran

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Michael I. D'Angelica, MD, FACS
Michael I. D'Angelica

Enid A. Haupt Chair in Surgery; Director, Hepatopancreatobiliary Fellowship Program; Director, Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program; Vice Chair, Education

Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon Jeffrey Drebin
Jeffrey Drebin

Chair, Department of Surgery; Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery

William R. Jarnagin, MD, FACS
William R. Jarnagin

Chief, Hepatobiliary Service; Leslie Blumgart Chair in Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon T. Peter Kingham
T. Peter Kingham

Director, Global Cancer Disparities Initiatives

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Kevin Soares
Kevin C. Soares

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Alice Wei
Alice Wei

Co-Director, Surgical Initiatives, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research; Associate Professor of Sugery, Weill-Cornell School of Medicine

Ophthalmic Oncology Service
David H. Abramson, MD
David H. Abramson

Chief, Ophthalmic Oncology Service, Department of Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering optometrist Julia Canestraro
Julia Canestraro

Assistant Attending Optometrist

Memorial Sloan Kettering oculoplastic and orbital surgeon David Della Rocca
David Della Rocca

Associate Attending Surgeon

Jasmine H. Francis, MD
Jasmine H. Francis

Associate Attending Surgeon

M.H. Heinemann, MD, FACS
M.H. Heinemann

Associate Attending Surgeon

Orthopaedic Service
Edward A. Athanasian, MD
Edward A. Athanasian

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Meredith Bartelstein
Meredith Bartelstein

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Patrick J. Boland, MD, FRCS(I), FRCS
Patrick J. Boland

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering Orthopedic Oncologist Talia R. Chapman
Talia R. Chapman

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Jonathan A. Forsberg
Jonathan A. Forsberg

Attending Surgeon

MSK surgeon and Orthopedic Service Chief John Healey
John H. Healey

Stephen McDermott Chair in Surgery

Carol Morris
Carol Morris

Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery Service; Jack Byrne Chair for Adolescent and Young Adult Cancers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Rock Positano
Rock G. Positano

Consultant

Daniel E. Prince, MD, MPH
Daniel E. Prince

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Max Vaynrub
Max Vaynrub

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Pediatric Surgical Service
Michael P. La Quaglia, MD, FACS, FRCS
Michael P. La Quaglia

Joseph H. Burchenal Chair in Pediatrics

Memorial Sloan Kettering Pediatric Surgeon Enrico Danzer
Enrico Danzer

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering pediatric surgeon J. Ted Gerstle
J. Ted Gerstle

Chief, Pediatric Surgical Service

Joshua Honeyman

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Edward Shlasko, MD, MBA
Edward Shlasko

Instructor

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Service
Robert J. Allen, Jr., MD
Robert J. Allen, Jr.

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Peter G. Cordeiro, MD, FACS
Peter G. Cordeiro

William G. Cahan Chair in Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic & reconstructive surgeon Michelle Coriddi
Michelle Coriddi

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Joseph H. Dayan, MD
Joseph H. Dayan

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic surgeon Joseph Disa
Joseph J. Disa

Vice Chair of Clinical Activities, Department of Surgery; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic surgeon Evan Matros
Evan Matros

Associate Attending Surgeon

Colleen M. McCarthy, MD, FRCS(C)
Colleen M. McCarthy

Attending Surgeon

Babak J. Mehrara, MD
Babak J. Mehrara

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Service; Peter G. Cordeiro Endowed Chair in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic and reconstructive surgeon Jonas Nelson
Jonas A. Nelson

Assistant Director, Hernia and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Program; Director, Plastic Surgery Service Clinical Research Fellowship Program

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic surgeon Farooq Shahzad
Farooq Shahzad

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering plastic and reconstructive surgeon Carrie Stern
Carrie Stern

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Thoracic Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon David R. Jones
David R. Jones

Chief, Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery; Co-Director, Druckenmiller Center for Lung Cancer Research; Fiona and Stanley Druckenmiller Chair in Lung Cancer; Executive Vice-Chair, Department of Surgery

Memorial Sloan Kettering Surgeon Prasad S. Adusumilli
Prasad S. Adusumilli

Deputy Chief and Attending, Thoracic Service; Vice Chair for Translational Research, Department of Surgery; Co-Director, Mesothelioma Program; Head, Solid Tumors Cell Therapy, Cellular Therapeutics Center

Manjit S. Bains, MD, FACS
Manjit S. Bains

Min H. and Yu-Fan C. Kao Chair in Thoracic Cancer

Matthew Bott
Matthew Bott

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Robert J. Downey, MD, FACS
Robert J. Downey

Co-Director, Specialized Advanced Care Unit

James Huang, MD
James Huang

Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Fellowship and Residency; Associate Vice Chair of Education, Department of Surgery

Thoracic surgical oncologist James Isbell
James M. Isbell

Director, Quality and Outcomes, Thoracic Surgery Service, Director, Memorial Hospital Step Down Unit, Co-Director, Thoracic Liquid Biopsy Program

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Daniela Molena
Daniela Molena

Director, Esophageal Surgery Program

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Bernard Park
Bernard J. Park

Deputy Chief of Clinical Affairs, Thoracic Service

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Gaetano Rocco
Gaetano Rocco

Attending Surgeon

Valerie W. Rusch, MD, FACS
Valerie W. Rusch

Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Surgery; Miner Family Chair in Intrathoracic Cancers

Memorial Sloan Kettering thoracic surgeon Smita Sihag
Smita Sihag

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Urology Service
James A. Eastham, MD, FACS
James A. Eastham

Chief, Urology Service; Peter T. Scardino Chair in Oncology

Pramod C. Sogani, MD, FACS
Pramod C. Sogani

Attending Surgeon

Jonathan Fainberg
Jonathan S. Fainberg

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering urologic surgeon Jose M. Flores
Jose M. Flores

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering Urologic Surgeon Felix Cheung
Felix Cheung

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering urologic oncologist Richard S Matulewicz
Richard S. Matulewicz

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Eugene Pietzak
Eugene Pietzak

Assistant Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Alan Goh
Alvin C. Goh

Director, Robotic Urologic Surgery Technology and Education

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Robert Smith
Robert C. Smith

Assistant Attending Surgeon

MSK urologist Timothy Donahue
Timothy F. Donahue

Associate Attending Surgeon

Guido Dalbagni, MD
Guido Dalbagni

Attending Surgeon

MSK surgeon Eugene Cha
Eugene K. Cha

Associate Attending Surgeon

A. Ari Hakimi, MD
A. Ari Hakimi

Associate Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Behfar Ehdaie
Behfar Ehdaie

Associate Attending Surgeon

Karim A. Touijer, MD, MPH
Karim A. Touijer

Attending Surgeon

Joel Sheinfeld, MD
Joel Sheinfeld

Deputy Chief, Urology Service; Florence and Theodore Baumritter/Enid Ancell Chair of Urologic Oncology

Jaspreet S. Sandhu, MD
Jaspreet S. Sandhu

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Paul Russo
Paul Russo

Attending Physician

John P. Mulhall, MD
John P. Mulhall

Director, Male Sexual and Reproductive Medicine Program

Vincent P. Laudone, MD
Vincent P. Laudone

Chief of Surgery, Josie Robertson Surgery Center

Harry W. Herr, MD, FACS
Harry W. Herr

Attending Surgeon

S. Machele Donat, MD, FACS
S. Machele Donat

Attending Surgeon

Jonathan A. Coleman, MD
Jonathan A. Coleman

Attending Surgeon

Brett S. Carver, MD
Brett S. Carver

Attending Surgeon

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Bernard Bochner
Bernard H. Bochner

Sir Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery