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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

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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Would recommend provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - April 2019
I have been and continue to be impressed with *Dr. Rocha. I mean very honestly each answer, given. Excellent service personally & professional -
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
Outstanding doctor!
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
No complaints.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2019
*Dr. Rocha is an excellent doctor & surgeon.