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Ken Cardona, MD

Kenneth Cardona, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Director of Core Curriculum, General Surgery Residency, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine





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Dr. Cardona is a leader and active member of both the gastrointestinal oncology and sarcoma workgroups at Emory University Hospital Midtown. He specializes in complex gastrointestinal oncology, with expertise in the surgical management of esophageal, gastric, liver (primary and metastatic), gallbladder/bile duct, and pancreas malignancies, as well cystic neoplasms of the pancreas. In addition, he has a particular interest and dexterity in the surgical management of retroperitoneal sarcomas. Dr. Cardona works in close collaboration with medical and radiation oncologists, advanced gastroenterologists, and interventional radiologists to develop an individualized, multidisciplinary management strategy for each patient.


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