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Juan Sarmiento, MD

Juan M. Sarmiento, MD

– Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of General and GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
Director, Hepaticopancreaticobiliary Surgery





American Board of Surgery

Year Joined Emory as a Faculty Member



Dr. Sarmiento focuses on surgical treatment of metastatic liver disease, primary hepatic tumors, gallbladder cancer, cholangiocarcinoma, pancreatic cancer, and reconstruction of the bile duct. With Dr. Edward Lin, Dr. Sarmiento has developed unique techniques for laparoscopic-assisted formal liver resections, such as the performance of laparoscopic hepatectomy through incisions that are much smaller than those of a standard open procedure. He has also developed innovative methods of doing laparoscopic surgery of the pancreas.

Dr. Sarmiento's publications in Dr. Sarmiento's publications in PubMed


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