Matthew J. Weiss

Department of Surgery, Northwell Health Cancer Institute, Lake Success, NY, USA

Dr. Weiss is Deputy Physician-in-Chief, Director of Surgical Oncology at Northwell Health Cancer Institute and Professor of Surgery and Oncology at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. He is board-certified in general surgery and dual fellowship-trained in both complex surgical oncology and hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. He trained in general surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and completed a research fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital in immunology. He completed clinical fellowships at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in both surgical oncology and hepatopancreatobiliary surgery.

His clinical interests include both benign and malignant tumors of the pancreas, liver, bile ducts, and gallbladder and focused on Surgical Oncology and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Prior to joining Northwell, Dr. Weiss served in several leadership roles at Johns Hopkins, including Chief of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Surgical Director of its Liver and Pancreas Multidisciplinary Clinics and Director of the Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program.

Terms of Appointment: Aug 2017 - Jul 2019; Aug 2019 - Jul 2021