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Flavio G. Rocha, MD, FACS
General Surgery
 
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. Rocha has advanced training in surgical oncology, hepatopancreatobiliary surgery and he specializes in liver, biliary tract and pancreatic cancer. His medical interests include liver, pancreatic and biliary tract disease, gastrointestinal cancer, soft tissue sarcoma and minimally invasive surgery.

Curriculum Vitae
Flavio G. Rocha, MD

Personal Information

Dr. Rocha's interests outside of medicine include soccer, photography and traveling with his wife and kids.

Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
General Surgery, Liver Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer, Liver Cancer, Biliary Duct Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, 2001
Residency
General Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 2009
Fellowships
Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, 2011 Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, 2011
Professional Activities and Awards
Read the Online Issue of Gut Instinct

Dr. Rocha is the director of Digestive Disease Institute Research at Virginia Mason
Associate Medical Director, Cancer Institute
Top Doctor
Seattle Met Magazine: 2019
Surgical Lead, International Cholangiocarcinoma Research Network
Representative
NCI Pancreas Cancer Task Force
Minimally Invasive Pancreatectomy and Hepatectomy for GI Cancers
Liver Directed Therapy for Advanced Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
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  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Had some very good problem solving, addressing of issues rather than symptoms and very responsive.