The surgeons in the Section of Surgical Oncology provide expert care for patients with benign and malignant tumors and other conditions affecting the gastrointestinal tract (esophagus, stomach, intestines), liver, pancreas, biliary tract, endocrine organs (breasts, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, and adrenals), and skin (melanoma) and soft tissues (sarcoma).

All of our surgeons have received advanced training in cancer surgery and are affiliated with the Penn State Cancer Institute.  Care of patients with cancer is done in a multi-disciplinary fashion with close communication and cooperation with expert colleagues in other disciplines to facilitate complete cancer care.