Michael D. Kluger, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of GI & Endocrine Surgery, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, USA
Dr. Michael Kluger is specialty trained in liver and pancreas surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is an Assistant Professor at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He focuses on the operative management of pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, gallbladder disease, and metastases to the liver and abdominal peritoneum. Dr. Kluger graduated from the New York University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and received awards for bioethics and community service. He completed his surgical residency at NYPH-Columbia University Medical Center. There he was selected to be the Administrative Chief Resident and won the Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award. He received advanced training in liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery at Hospital Henri Mondor in France under the world-renowned surgeon Professor Daniel Cherqui. His clinical research focuses on treating metastatic colorectal cancer, locally advanced pancreatic cancer, and improving operative safety in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery.