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Antonio I. Picon

Antonio I. Picon, MD

Medical Director, Surgical Oncology, Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

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Member of: Stamford Health Medical Group

About Me

Dr. Antonio I. Picon is a surgical oncologist that specializes in the treatment of complex general surgery cases and surgery of benign and malignant tumors. He is an expert in the management of complex general surgery cases and benign and malignant tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. He works with a multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing patients with the highest level of care.

In addition to his surgical oncology experience, Dr. Picon brings a wealth of experience to the area of minimally invasive and robotic surgery as well as complex general surgery procedures. He has been actively involved in the training of general surgery residents and fellows throughout his career.

In addition to his professional life, he loves sports and currently trains for long-distance triathlons.

Languages

English and Spanish

Special Interests

Complex general surgery (hernias, gallbladder disease)
Benign and malignant soft tissue tumors
Benign and malignant tumors of stomach, duodenum, small intestine, colon and rectum
Benign and malignant tumors of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas and spleen
Skin cancer, Merkel cell carcinoma and melanoma
Minimally invasive surgery, laparoscopy
Robotic surgery
Intraoperative ultrasound

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

Credentials

Medical School

Miguel Perez Carreno Hospital
Universidad de Los Andes

Residency

Caracas University Hospital
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Fellowship

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Affiliations

Society of Surgical Oncology
American College of Surgeons
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract

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