Anton J. Bilchik, MD, PhD (Surgical Oncology)Professor of Surgery and Chief of Medicine, Saint John’s Cancer Institute
Dr. Bilchik is an internationally recognized surgeon and scientist who has pioneered techniques to improve staging in colon cancer and minimally invasive approaches for liver and pancreas cancer. He is trained and certified in advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery. He serves as an investigator on international multi-center clinical trials and with over 200 publications, is considered one of the country’s leading specialists in surgical oncology. Dr. Bilchik is committed to community outreach programs for underserved communities where he teaches about cancer prevention and early detection. He 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.