Suven Shankar, MD

  • Surgical Oncology

    Board Certified
    Accepting New Patients

    SIH Cancer Institute

    1400 Pin Oak Drive
    Carterville, IL 62918

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    Hospital Affiliations:
    • Memorial Hospital of Carbondale
    • St. Joseph Memorial Hospital
    • Herrin Hospital
    Education & Training:
    • Education:Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore, India
    • Internship:Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    • Residency:Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA
    • Fellowships:Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    Professional Interests
    • Surgical Oncology, complex gastrointestinal cancers, skin cancer surgery, breast cancer surgery, surgical endocrinology, sentinal lymph node techniques.
    Professional Societies
    • American College of Surgeons, Society of Surgical Oncology, Southeastern Surgical Congress, Society of Surgery of Alimentary Tract, North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETs)
    Honors & Awards
    • Resident Award: Outstanding teaching chief resident of the year, 2010-2011; Ochsner Resesarch Day 2010; Second Place Extracorporeal gastric stapling reduces the incidence of gastric conduit failure after minimally invasive esophagectomy
    • English, Hindi, Kannada