Mathew Chung, MD
Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Current Activities, Research, Subspecialty or Professional Interests
Surgical Oncology -- foregut malignancies and peritoneal surface malignancies. Clinical research involving the role of TXA in patients undergoing major oncologic surgery, Nextgen sequencing in patients with pancreatic cancer, role of TAPP versus Epidural block in postoperative analgesia.
Hobbies, Personal Interests, etc.
• Travel • Family • Food
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA
Current Practice Location
Spectrum Health Lemmen Holton Cancer Pavillion, 145 Michigan Street, NE, Suite 5500, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Teaching or other awards
• Outstanding Graduate Medical Educator -- GRMEP 2008 • Subspecialty Teacher of the Year award -- 2009
Why I chose to practice in Grand Rapids...
Great place to raise a family and have all the conveniences of a large city without its hassles, i.e. traffic. Medical care that is highly sophisticated and tertiary in nature without constraints of a more traditional academic setting.