Xavier M. Keutgen, MD, FACS (Surgical Oncology)

Assistant Professor of Surgery

The University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC4052
Chicago, IL 60637
Fax: 773-834-5295

Dr. Keutgen is a board-certified, double-fellowship trained surgeon who specializes in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract and pancreas. He leads a multidisciplinary group of highly specialized physicians who focus on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with neuroendocrine tumors. Dr. Keutgen’s clinical interests include minimally invasive (small incision) and robotic surgery as well as advanced complex surgical techniques for resection of neuroendocrine tumor liver metastases.  Dr. Keutgen also has a particular interest in neuroendocrine tumor laboratory research, including understanding why some tumors behave more aggressively and developing new drug delivery methods.