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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 joined the faculty of Emory's Division of Surgical Oncology and the Winship Cancer Institute after completing his fellowship in surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Dr. Cardona specializes in complex gastrointestinal oncology with expertise in the surgical management of gastric, liver (primary and metastatic), bile duct, pancreas and colorectal tumors—with a particular interest in the use of minimally invasive (laparoscopic) techniques in the  management of such diseases. Dr. Cardona works in close collaboration with medical and radiation oncologists, gastroenterologists, and interventional radiologists to develop an individualized, multidisciplinary management strategy for each patient.


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