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
Co-Leader, Genitourinary Cancer Treatment
Attending Surgeon, Urologic Oncology

Cynthia A Bergman, MD, FACOG, Attending Surgeon, Gynecologic Oncology

Richard J. Bleicher, MD, FACS, Co-Leader, Breast Cancer Treatment, Womens Cancer Center

Marcia Boraas, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Breast Surgery

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

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

Christina S. Chu, MD, Attending Surgeon, Gynecologic Oncology

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

John Michael Daly, MD, FACS , Attending Surgeon, Breast Cancer

Nestor F. Esnaola, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Melanoma, Sarcoma

Jeffrey M. Farma, MD, FACS, Co-Director, Cutaneous Oncology Program

Christopher Fundakowski, MD, Attending SurgeonĀ , Head and Neck Oncology

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

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

John P. Hoffman, MD, FACS, Chief, Pancreaticobiliary Service

Andreas Karachristos, MD , Attending Surgeon, Gastrointestinal Oncology

Stephanie Angela King, MD, Director, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

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

Miriam N Lango, MD, Attending Surgeon, Head and Neck Oncology
Medical Director, Speech Pathology Service

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

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

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

Sanjay S. Reddy, MD, Attending Surgeon, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Melanoma, Sarcoma

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

Stephen C. Rubin, MD, Chief, Gynecologic Cancer

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

Walter J. Scott, MD, FACS, Chief, Thoracic Surgery

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

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

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

Neal S. Topham, MD, FACS, Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Rosalia Viterbo, MD, FACS, Attending Surgeon, Urologic Oncology

Michael Weaver, MD, Attending Surgeon
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, Temple University School of Medicin