Daniel E. Abbott
MD, FACS

  • Surgery (General)
  • Surgical Oncology
Daniel E. Abbott, MD, FACS

About

Dr. Abbott is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He trained specifically in cancer surgery at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. His clinical focus is on gastrointestinal malignancies, melanoma and sarcoma. He performs both traditional and laparoscopic resections for cancers of the liver, pancreas and stomach. As Director of Cytoreductive and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) Surgery, Dr. Abbott is particularly interested in patients with peritoneal spread of appendiceal, colorectal and ovarian cancers.

Dr. Abbott is active in a number of national organizations, including the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association, the Association for Academic Surgery and the Society of University Surgeons.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery

Practice locations

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  • University Hospital - Surgery
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • UW Carbone Cancer Center - Surgical Oncology
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Hepatobiliary Pancreas Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Pancreas Cancer Prevention Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Pancreas Mass Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Fellowships

Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Residencies
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Specialties

  • Obstructed Pancreatic Ducts
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) Surgery
  • Bile Duct Resection
  • Liver Resection
  • Cryoablation
  • Cyst Fenestration
  • Cytoreductive Surgery with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Ablation of Liver Tumors
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Pancreatic Resection
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Pancreatic Pseudocysts Drainage
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Melanoma and Sarcoma Surgery
  • Peritoneal Malignancies
  • Sarcoma