Toufic Kachaamy, MD, Gastroenterology, Goodyear, AZ, Cancer Treatment Centers of America Phoenix

TouficAssaadKachaamyMDFASGE

Gastroenterology Goodyear, AZ

Advanced Endoscopic Interventional

Director of Gastroenterology, Gastointestinal cancer institute and Innovation

Overview of Dr. Kachaamy

As a gastroenterologist trained in advanced endoscopy, including endoscopic ultrasound, I help care for patients fighting pancreatic, stomach, esophageal, colon, liver or bile duct cancer at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), Phoenix.

Education & Training

  • Mayo Clinic Arizona
    Mayo Clinic ArizonaFellowship, Advanced Endoscopy, 2012 - 2013
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemFellowship, Chief Gastroenterology Fellow, 2011 - 2012
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemFellowship, Gastroenterology, 2009 - 2011
  • Duke University Hospital
    Duke University HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 2001 - 2004
  • American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
    American University of Beirut Faculty of MedicineClass of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2020 - 2022
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2013 - 2023
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2012 - 2023
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 2004 - 2011
  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2003 - 2004
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2001 - 2005
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical society

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Lectures

  • Cryotherapy in addition to chemotherapy for palliation of inoperable esophageal cancer: A multicenter prospective study. 
    ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium - San Francisco, CA - 1/23/2020

Press Mentions

  • Cryotherapy Treatment Saves Nurse with Stage 4 Cancer
    Cryotherapy Treatment Saves Nurse with Stage 4 CancerApril 29th, 2019
  • Liquid Nitrogen Spray Cryotherapy for Dysphagia Palliation in Patients with Inoperable Esophageal Cancer
    Liquid Nitrogen Spray Cryotherapy for Dysphagia Palliation in Patients with Inoperable Esophageal CancerSeptember 30th, 2018

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations