Surgical Oncology is the treatment of malignant tumors using surgical technologies and methods. At Valley, our pioneering surgical oncology services have propelled cancer care into the future. Surgical Oncology is a division of the Department of Surgery.
The Valley Hospital has made a dedicated commitment to advancing the field of surgical oncology by investing in state-of-the-art technology and bringing on staff the nation's most skilled surgical oncologists.
At Valley, one of the leading surgical oncologists in the tri-state area has perfected many diagnostic and surgical techniques that make it easier and safer for patients to undergo and recover from cancer surgery.
Anusak Yiengpruksawan, M.D., Subspecialty Director of Surgical Oncology, is internationally recognized for his skills in surgical oncology, endoscopic ultrasound, minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery
Dr. Yiengpruksawan performs more than 30 cases of major pancreatic surgery each year making Valley Hospital a high volume center, according to the Leapfrog Group which defines “high volume” as more than 11 cases per year. He has performed more than 100 robotic procedures at Valley and is invited to present, demonstrate and teach his surgical techniques at medical schools and healthcare institutions both nationally and internationally. To learn more about Dr. Yiengpruksawan, please click here.