A surgical oncologist specializes in the removal of the tumor and surrounding tissue during an operation as well as performs biopsies (the removal of a small amount of tissue for examination under a microscope).
Surgical Oncology procedures include:
Gastrostomy and jejunostomy tube placement
Lymph node dissection
Sentinel lymph node evaluation
Steve Martinez, MD Breast Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery and Surgical Oncology
Dr. Martinez is fellowship trained in surgical oncology. He has a special interest in breast diseases, including breast cancer, thyroid, and parathyroid surgery, melanoma and skin cancers and soft tissue cancers such as sarcomas.
Perry Soriano, MD Breast Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery and Surgical Oncology
Dr. Soriano is fellowship trained in surgical oncology. He has a special interest in surgical treatments for breast, gastrointestinal and pancreatic cancers.