Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS , Surgical Oncology

Phoenix, United States

14200 W. Celebrate Life Way, Goodyear, AZ 85338

Speciality: Surgical Oncology

Languages: English

Degree: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE

About - Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

Dr. Robert Wascher is specialized in Surgical Oncology, practicing since 1990 and has been heading the breast surgery department at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) since 2011. He is a board certified surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology.

He got his medical degree (magna cum laude) at Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE and training at Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco (surgical internship), Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas (fellowship in neurosurgery) as well as Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu (residency training). Dr. Wascher treats a broad variety of cancers of the skin, breast, abdomen, gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, extremities, chest wall, and head and neck. He has a special interest in breast cancer, melanoma, soft tissue sarcomas and tumors of the stomach.

Some of the advanced procedures he performs are less invasive than traditional, open surgery. Also, he is interested in and using innovative surgical tools and technologies, such as Covidien’s microwave ablation system, the SPY Intraoperative Imaging System and Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT).

Dr. Wascher is the founder and editor of Weekly Health Update, a global online health information site. Additionally, he is a surgery, oncology, and public health consultant for several healthcare organizations, like Livestrong, Sharecare, Know Cancer and eHealth Forum, besides other organizations.

Education - Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE; Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco, California; Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas; Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu.

Memebership - Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

Certifications:

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, Society of Surgical Oncology

Fellowships:

  • Neurosurgery - Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
  • Surgical Oncology - John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA


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