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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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.


Surgery (General)

Surgical Oncology

Ablation of Liver Tumors

Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

Bile Duct Resection

Cancer Surgeons


Cyst Fenestration

Cytoreductive Surgery with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

Gastrointestinal Cancer

Gastrointestinal Cancer (Colon and Rectal, Esophageal, Liver, Pancreatic)

Hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) Surgery

Laparoscopic Gastrectomy

Liver Resection

Melanoma and Sarcoma Surgery

Melanoma Cancer

Obstructed Pancreatic Ducts


Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic Pseudocysts Drainage

Pancreatic Resection

Peritoneal Malignancies


Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Whipple Procedure


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University Hospital
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Surgery

Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Residency Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
Medical School University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.