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Mark Sawicki, M.D.
Mark Sawicki, M.D.

Specialty:

Surgery General

General Information:

Gender:
Male
Language(s):
English

Affiliation(s):

Professor, Department of Surgery, General Surgery
Physician, Department of Surgery, General Surgery
Member, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area

Hospital Affiliation(s):

Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Education:

Residency:
Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1988 - 1995
Internship:
Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1987 - 1988
Medical Degree:
M.D., Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, 1987

Certification(s):

Medical Board Certification(s):
Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 1996

Contact Information:

Surgery:
(310) 794-7788 Patient appointments
General Surgery:
(310) 319-4080 Information, referral, and outpatient clinic appointments/Santa Monica
Phone:
(310) 206-2566 Academic office
Email:

Practice Information:

Clinical Interest(s):
Adrenal Glands Cancer
Adrenal Glands Tumor (Benign)
Cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic Surgery
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Tumor (Benign)
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Tumor (Benign)
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Tumor (Benign)
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Tumor (Benign)

Scientific Interest(s):

Dr. Mark Sawicki's research focuses on the molecular genetics and molecular biology of endocrine tumors, in particular the biological function of the MEN1 tumor suppressor gene. He received the National Cancer Institute Shannon Award for his work establishing the connection between the MEN1 protein called menin and the activator of S-phase kinase (ASK) protein in endocrine tumor development.