Carlo M. Contreras, M.D.
UAB Medical Center
The Kirklin Clinic, 5th Floor
2000 6th Avenue South
Specialty: Surgical Oncology
Faculty Appointment: Assistant Professor
School of Medicine: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2003
Internship: University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, 2003-2004
Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, 2004-2008
Fellowship: The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (Surgical Oncology, 2008-2010)
Certification: American Board of Surgery, Board Certified, 2010
Interests: melanoma, gastrointestinal tumors (stomach, liver, pancreas, bile duct, gall bladder, colon and rectum), pancreatic cysts, soft tissue sarcoma, neuroendocrine cancer, adrenal tumors; minimally invasive surgery, and tumor ablation.
Research: biomarkers of gastrointestinal cancer, biological changes in pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer, and colorectal hepatic metastases; clinical outcomes of pancreatic diseases