Elin R Sigurdson, MD, PhD, FACS

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Patient Stories from Fox Chase Patients Dr. Sigurdson's
Patient Stories

  • Linda Angello - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Deena Dell - Stage 0 Breast Cancer (DCIS) Patient Stories
  • Carol Hess - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories
  • Nicole Holtz - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Deborah Davis Huberfeld - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Deborah Lech - Colon Cancer Patient Stories
  • Kathy Petrozelli - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories
  • Gilberto Rolón - Metastatic Lung Cancer Patient Stories, Colon Cancer Patient Stories
  • Jill Scheetz - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories
  • Andrea Snyder - Breast Cancer Patient Stories
  • Jane Tervooren - Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patient Stories, Risk Assessment Program Breast Cancer Patient Stories, Risk Assessment Program Patient Stories
  • Jeannine Vannais - Colon Cancer Patient Stories
Dr. Elin Sigurdson

Surgical Oncology

Chief of the Division of General Surgery,
Director of Surgery Oncology Fellowships,
Director of Breast Fellowships,
Head of Surgical Research

Meet other members of 
the breast cancer treatment team;
the colorectal cancer treatment team;
the gastrointestinal cancer treatment team.
or the melanoma (skin cancer) team.

Clinical Expertise:

Colorectal Cancer; Liver Cancer; Breast Cancer; Melanoma

Certifications:

American Board of Surgery;
Royal College of Surgeons (Canada)

Medical Education

University of Toronto School of Medicine, Ontario, Canada, 1980
(PhD in Chemistry, University of London, England, 1976)

Residencies

General Surgery, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Fellowships

Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, N.Y.

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 2013, 2014;
Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors 2009-2014

Research Interests

  Elin R Sigurdson, MD, PhD - Professor Research