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Barbara Pockaj, MD, General Surgery, Phoenix, AZ, Mayo Clinic Hospital

BarbaraAPockajMD

General Surgery Phoenix, AZ

Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Professor, Surgery, Mayo Medical School

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Education & Training

  • Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
    Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterResidency, Surgery, 1987 - 1995
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Vanderbilt University School of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 1995 - 2023
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1990 - 2004
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2009-2014
  • Top Doctors:Arizona State Castle Connolly, 2013
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer Castle Connolly, 2005-2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Microsatellitosis in Patients with Melanoma  
    Richard L White, Mark B Faries, Stanley P Leong, Andrew J Sinnamon, Dale Han, Jane L Messina, Barbara A Pockaj, Giorgos C Karakousis, Edmund K Bartlett, John T Vetto, ..., Annals of Surgical Oncology

Press Mentions

  • New “Liquid Biopsy” a Game Changer for Earlier Cancer Detection
    New “Liquid Biopsy” a Game Changer for Earlier Cancer DetectionAugust 22nd, 2019
  • Sensitive ctDNA Test Predicts Residual Breast Cancer Following Neoadjuvant Therapy
    Sensitive ctDNA Test Predicts Residual Breast Cancer Following Neoadjuvant TherapyOctober 24th, 2019
  • New 'Liquid Biopsy' Blood Test Improves Breast Cancer Diagnostics
    New 'Liquid Biopsy' Blood Test Improves Breast Cancer DiagnosticsAugust 8th, 2019
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations