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Christopher L. Wolfgang, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Christopher L. Wolfgang, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Fizan Abdullah, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Christopher L. Wolfgang, M.D., Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and an attending surgeon at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Wolfgang obtained his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and residency training in General Surgery at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. In addition, Dr. Wolfgang has obtained a Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry, also from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Wolfgang has completed a research fellowship in surgical oncology from Penn State and a clinical fellowship in advanced
gastrointestinal surgery at Johns Hopkins.

Clinical Interest:

  • Pancreas tumors/cancer
  • Bile Duct tumors/cancer
  • Gastrointestinal tumors/cancer
  • Benign surgical disease of the pancreas and biliary tree (e.g. repair of bile duct injuries)
  • Cystic lesions of the pancreas

Research Interest:

  • Biological mechanism of the initiation and growth of pancreatic cancers


  • Certified by the American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Contact Information:

Department of Surgery
604 Blalock Building
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Office Phone: (410) 502-4194
Fax: (410) 410-955-8110


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