Alimentary Tract Diseases, Benign Liver Lesions, Bile Duct Cancer, Bile Duct Disease, Carcinoid Syndrome, Carcinoid Tumors, Cholangiocarcinoma, Colorectal Metastases to the Liver, Gallbladder Cancer, General Surgery, Hemangiomas, Hepatobiliary, Hepatobiliary Malignancies, Hepatocellular Cancer, Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma, Klatskin Tumors, Liver Cancer, Liver Cysts, Liver Disease, Liver Tumors, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Pancreatic and Biliary Disease, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatic Tumors, Surgical Oncology, Whipple Procedure
Experimental therapeutics of hepatic malignancies; Clinical trials in gastrointestinal malignancies; Clinical ethics
Dr. Pawlik received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University and his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Pawlik completed surgical training at the University of Michigan Hospital and spent two years at the Massachusetts General Hospital as a surgical oncology research fellow. He then went on for advanced training in surgical oncology at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Dr. Pawliks main clinical interests include alimentary tract surgery, with a special interest in hepatic and pancreatobiliary diseases. Dr. Pawlik also has an interest in medical ethics and completed a fellowship in medical ethics at the Harvard School of Public Health as well as a Masters in Theology from Harvard Divinity School in Boston. In addition, Dr. Pawlik has received a PhD from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Clinical Investigations.