Surgical Oncology

Anton J. Bilchik

M.D., Ph.D., MBA, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief of General Surgery
Director of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Program

Anton J. Bilchik, is an internationally recognized surgeon and scientist who has pioneered techniques to improve staging cancer and minimally invasive approaches to improve outcomes.  Dr. Bilchik is trained and certified in advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery. He serves as an investigator on international multi-center clinical trials and with over 220 publications, is considered one of the country’s leading specialists in surgical oncology.

Dr. Bilchik has received numerous awards, recognition and accolades.  These include the John Wayne “Duke Award,” a special service award for his contribution to science and humanity, and the prestigious annual humanitarian award by the Anti-Defamation League (the first physician to be bestowed this honor).  He was recently ranked in the top 1% of Physicians by US News & World Report.

Dr. Bilchik believes in a personalized approach to cancer care and that every patient should be treated with dignity and compassion with access to the most current treatments available.