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Matthew John Weiss, M.D.
Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Liver and Pancreas Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinics
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Expertise: Bile Duct Cancer, Bile Duct Disease, Bile Duct Surgery, Biliary Tract Surgery, Colorectal Metastases to the Liver, Distal Pancreatectomy, Gallbladder Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gastrointestinal Diseases, Gastrointestinal Tumors, General Surgery, Hepatic Surgery, Hepatobiliary Disease, Hepatobiliary Malignancies, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Hepatocellular Cancer, Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Irreversible Electroporation, Klatskin Tumors, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, Laparoscopic Liver Surgery, Laparoscopic Pancreas Surgery, Liver Cancer, Liver Cysts, Liver Tumors, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatic Cysts, Pancreatic Disease, Pancreatic Surgery, Pancreatic Tumors, Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Robotic Bilary Surgery, Robotic Liver Surgery, Robotic Pancreas Surgery, Stomach Cancer, Surgical Oncology, Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL), Whipple Procedure ...read more
Research Interests: Examining the outcomes following the utilization of minimally invasive and robotic surgery in pancreatic and liver surgery ...read more
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Matthew Weiss, MD, FACS, specializes in surgery for pancreatic and liver cancer, as well as benign hepatopancreatobiliary diseases, including cystic lesions of the pancreas. In addition to performing the Whipple procedure, he has particular expertise in minimally invasive pancreatic resections. Dr. Weiss' clinical interests also include colorectal metastases to the liver, hepatocellular carcinomas, intrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas, bile duct cancers (Klatskin tumors), intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas, neuroendocrine tumors, and gallbladder cancers.
His research interests include the examining the outcomes following the utilization of minimally invasive and robotic surgery in pancreatic and liver surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, and the Association for Academic Surgery.
- Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Liver and Pancreas Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinics
- Director, Complex Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program, Johns Hopkins Medicine
- Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Liver Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
- Assistant Professor of Surgery
- Assistant Professor of Oncology
- MD, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (2003)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Surgery (2010)
- Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Oncology (2012)
- American Board of Surgery / Surgery (2010)
Activities & Honors
- American Hepatopancreatobiliary Association-Member
- American College of Surgeons-Fellow
- Society of Surgical Oncology
- Association for Academic Surgery-Member
- Pancreas Club-Member
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The Ins and Outs of Minimally Invasive Whipple, Johns Hopkins Surgery (5/10/2016)
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