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Daniel E. Abbott, MD

Contact Dr. Abbott

E-mail:
abbott@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 262-2025

Mail:
600 Highland Avenue
Box 7375, Clinical Science Center
Madison, WI 53792

Fax:
(608) 252-0913

Daniel E. Abbott, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Surgical Oncology
Divisions of General Surgery

Education

  • MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, 2003
  • General Surgery Residency, Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 2010
  • Research Fellowship, Children’s Memorial Research Center/Northwestern University, Division of Cancer Biology and Epigenomics, Chicago, Illinois, 2008
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship, Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, 2012

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Abbott is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Trained specifically in cancer surgery at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, his clinical focus is on gastrointestinal malignancies, as well as melanoma and sarcoma. He performs both traditional and laparoscopic resections for cancers of the liver, pancreas, and stomach. As Director of Cytoreductive and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) Surgery, he is particularly interested in patients with peritoneal spread of appendiceal, colorectal and ovarian cancers. Dr. Abbott is active in a number of national organizations, including the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association, the Association for Academic Surgery, and the Society of University Surgeons.

Dr. Abbott provides a wide range of services including Bile Duct Resection, Caudate Resection, Cryoablation, Cyst Fenestration (Unroof Liver Cyst), Cytoreductive Surgery with HIPEC, Frey Procedure, Gastrectomy - Partial or Total, Hemihepatectomy (Hepatectomy), Laparoscopic Liver Resection, Laparoscopic Pancreatectomy, Liver Resection, Liver Tumor Ablations, Melanoma Completion Lymph Node Dissection (Axillary and Groin), Melanoma Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Melanoma Wide Local Excision and Skin Closure, Obstructed Pancreatic Duct Drainage (Peustow Procedure), Pancreatic Head Resection, Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Pancreatic Pseudocysts Drainage, Pancreatic Resections, (show all).

Research Interests

Dr. Abbott, a health services researcher, focuses on cost-effectiveness, systems efficiency, and socioeconomic disparity in cancer care. He is particularly interested in identifying opportunities to maintain or enhance cancer care using technology in a patient-centered manner and thereby helping patients access expert cancer care in more personalized settings.

Recent Publications
  • Socioeconomic disparities, financial toxicity, and opportunities for enhanced system efficiencies for patients with cancer.
    Abbott DE, Voils CL, Fisher DA, Greenberg CC, Safdar N
    J Surg Oncol 2017 Jan 20.
    [PubMed ID: 28105638]
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  • Does radiologic response correlate to pathologic response in patients undergoing neoadjuvant therapy for borderline resectable pancreatic malignancy?
    Xia BT, Fu B, Wang J, Kim Y, Ahmad SA, Dhar VK, Levinsky NC, Hanseman DJ, Habib DA, Wilson GC, Smith M, Olowokure OO, Kharofa J, Al Humaidi AH, Choe KA, Abbott DE, Ahmad SA
    J Surg Oncol 2017 Jan 20.
    [PubMed ID: 28105634]
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  • Are the Current Guidelines for the Surgical Management of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas Adequate? A Multi-Institutional Study.
    Wilson GC, Maithel SK, Bentrem D, Abbott DE, Weber S, Cho C, Martin RC, Scoggins CR, Kim HJ, Merchant NB, Kooby DA, Edwards MJ, Ahmad SA
    J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2017 Jan 11.
    [PubMed ID: 28088598]
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  • Association of Preoperative Risk Factors With Malignancy in Pancreatic Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms: A Multicenter Study.
    Postlewait LM, Ethun CG, McInnis MR, Merchant N, Parikh A, Idrees K, Isom CA, Hawkins W, Fields RC, Strand M, Weber SM, Cho CS, Salem A, Martin RC, Scoggins C, Bentrem D, Kim HJ, Carr J, Ahmad S, Abbott DE, Wilson GC, Kooby DA, Maithel SK
    JAMA Surg 2017 Jan 01; 152(1):19-25.
    [PubMed ID: 27760255]
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  • How Much Should We Pay to Minimize Pancreatic Leak? The Cost-effectiveness of Pasireotide in Pancreatic Resection: RETRACTED.
    Abbott DE, Sutton JM, Jernigan PL, Chang A, Frye P, Shah SA, Schauer DP, Eckman MH, Ahmad SA, Sussman JJ
    Ann. Surg. 2016 Dec 30.
    [PubMed ID: 28045714]
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  • Case mix-adjusted cost of colectomy at low-, middle-, and high-volume academic centers.
    Chang AL, Kim Y, Ertel AE, Hoehn RS, Wima K, Abbott DE, Shah SA
    Surgery 2016 Dec 02.
    [PubMed ID: 27919447]
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  • Hospital Variability in Use of Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Patients with Stage 2 and 3 Colon Cancer.
    Daly MC, Hanseman DJ, Abbott DE, Shah SA, Paquette IM
    Dis. Colon Rectum 2016 Dec; 59(12):1134-1141.
    [PubMed ID: 27824698]
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  • Pancreas fistula risk prediction: implications for hospital costs and payments.
    Abbott DE, Tzeng CW, McMillan MT, Callery MP, Kent TS, Christein JD, Behrman SW, Schauer DP, Hanseman DJ, Eckman MH, Vollmer CM
    HPB (Oxford) 2017 Feb; 19(2):140-146.
    [PubMed ID: 27884544]
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  • Surgeon, not technique, defines outcomes after central venous port insertion.
    Ertel AE, McHenry ZD, Venkatesan VK, Hanseman DJ, Wima K, Hoehn RS, Shah SA, Abbott DE
    J. Surg. Res. 2016 Nov 04; 209():220-226.
    [PubMed ID: 28032563]
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  • Variability in postoperative resource utilization after pancreaticoduodenectomy: Who┬áis responsible.
    Ertel AE, Wima K, Hoehn RS, Chang AL, Hohmann SF, Ahmad SA, Sussman JJ, Shah SA, Abbott DE
    Surgery 2016 Dec; 160(6):1477-1484.
    [PubMed ID: 27712874]
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