Rodrigo Arrangoiz, MD

Rodrigo Arrangoiz, MD, MS

General Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Surgical Oncology Fellow at Fox Chase Cancer Center

Office Address

  • Philadelphia, PA
    Phone: (215) 728-6900
    Fax: (215) 728-2773

Rodrigo Arrangoiz, MD, MS

General Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Surgical Oncology Fellow at Fox Chase Cancer Center

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)
  • Clinical Interests: Breast Neoplasms; Skin Neoplasms; Melanoma; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Endocrine Glands; Colorectal Neoplasms; Surgical Oncology

Education & Training

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center
  • Drexel University
  • MI State University College Human Medicine
  • Michigan St Univ
  • Michigan State University College Human Medicine
  • Universidad Anahuac School of MedicineUniversidad Anahuac School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
    • Mexican Board of SurgeryGeneral Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Fellow of the American College of SurgeonsAmerican College of Surgeons, 2014
    • American Top Surgeon'sConsumer's Research Council of America, 2012
    • Outstanding Resident Educator AwardMichigan State University Department of Surgery, College of Human Medicine, 2009

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Metastatic Cervical Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Literature Review.  Rodrigo Arrangoiz, Tom J. Galloway, Pavlos Papavasiliou, John A. Ridge, Miriam N. Lango., Ear, nose, & throat journal (Impact Factor: 1.03). 05/2014; Ear Nose Throat J. 2014 April-May;93(4-5, 5/2014
    • What is the Diagnostic Accuracy of Hypocellular Fine Needle Aspiration of the Breast in the Context of an Otherwise Negative Triple Screen.  R. Arrangoiz, S. Garand, C. Slomski, T. Littman & J. R. Osuch, The Internet Journal of Oncology. 2009 Volume 6 Number 1
    • Splenic Injury Following Colonoscopy: A Case Report and Literature Review.  R. Arrangoiz, A. Damadi & A. Saxe, The Internet Journal of Surgery. 2009 Volume 18 Number 2

    Books/Book Chapters

    • J Clin Oncol. Chapter: Margin status and neoadjuvant chemoradiation in patients with borderline resectable pancreatic cancer 
      Pavlos Papavasiliou, J.R.P., Rodrigo Arrangoiz, Kathryn T Chen, Fang Zhu, Yun Shin Chun, John Parker Hoffman
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    • Texbook of Uncommon Cancers. Chapter: Parathyroid Cancer 
      Arrangoiz R, Ridge, JA
      Editors: .
      Edition 4,
    • Ann Surg Oncol. Chapter: Predicting pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotheray in locally advanced rectal cancer using FDG PET/CT 
      Shanmugan S, Arrangoiz R, Nitzkorski J, Yu JQ, Sigurdson E, Farma J
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    • Surgical Knot Strength in Continuous Abdominal Wall Closures. Nigliazzo A, Arrangoiz R, Hutchison R, Saxe A, 5th Annual Lansing Community Research Day, Michigan State University
    • Non-Operative Management of an Esophageal Perforation following Combitube Placement. Arrangoiz R, Eigenberg M, Nigliazzo A, Morrison C, Mosher B, Kepros J, 5th Annual Lansing Community Research Day, Michigan State University
    • Survival after reirradiation therapy combined with chemotherapy for recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Arrangoiz R, Papavasiliou P, Galloway T, Ridge J, Burtress B, Lango M, Society of Surgical Oncology Meeting


    • Does Obesity Compromise Lymph Node Harvest Among Patients Undergoing Colectomy for Adenocarcinoma. Multiple Locations
    • Spontaneous Hemoperitoneum in a Patient with von Willebrand Disease. The 23rd Annual Michigan State University Department of Surgery Research
    • Prothrombin Complex Concentrate More Rapidly Reverses Warfarin Related Coagulopathy Than Fresh Frozen Plasma in Injured Patients. Eastern Association of Surgery in Trauma Conference


    • Prior chemotherapy and smoking history predict response to re-irradiation and chemotherapy in patients with recurrent or second primary head and neck cancer. Arrangoiz R, Galloway TJ, Ridge JA, Lango M, American Head and Neck Society 8th International Conference on Head and Neck
    • Patterns of recurrence and outcomes in pancreatic cancer. Kathryn Tzung-Kai Chen, Smit Singla, Pavlos Papavasiliou, Rodrigo Arrangoiz, John P. Gaughan, John Parker Hoffman, Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
    • Splenic Injury Following Colonoscopy. Arrangoiz R, Damadi A, Saxe A
      The 23rd Annual Michigan State University Department of Surgery Research

    Other Languages

    • Spanish

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • AmeriHealth Direct POS
    • Amerihealth HMO
    • AmeriHealth PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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