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    Steven J. Mentzer, MD

     
    Steven J. Mentzer, MD
     
    Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Thoracic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-732-6988
    Appointment phone: 877-332-4294
    Fax: 617-730-2898
    Email: smentzer@partners.org

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Discipline

    Surgical Oncologist

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Solid Tumor Oncology

    Interests

    Esophageal cancer, Hyperhidrosis and neurogenic tumors, Lung and pleural cancer, Lung transplantation, Mediastinal tumors, Minimally invasive and robotic thoracic surgery


    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis Street
    Boston, MA 02215

    Biography

    Dr. Mentzer received his MD in 1981 from the University of Minnesota. He completed his general surgery training at Brigham and Women's Hospital and his cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at the University of Toronto. He also completed a research fellowship at DFCI, where he investigated the molecular mechanisms involved in the regulation of T lymphocyte function. He is board certified in general surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and surgical critical care.

    Background

    Board Certification
    Surgery, 1989
    Surgical Critical Care, 1994
    Thoracic Surgery, 1991

    Fellowship
    Toronto General Hospital, Thoracic Surgery

    Residency
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, General Surgery

    Medical School
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis School of Medicine