Malcolm DeCamp, MD, FACS

Professor

  • Surgery and Medicine
  • Chair, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • K. Craig Kent, MD Surgery Chair in Strategic Leadership

decamp@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 263-6551

600 Highland Ave.
H4/340
Madison, WI 53792-0001

Education

  • MD, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
  • Research Fellowship, Harvard School of Public Health
  • General Surgery Residency, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship, American Cancer Society-BWH, Boston, MA
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Honors

Director, American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2017)

Champions of Breath Award, American Lung Association (2015-2017)

Solovy Award for Advancement in COPD, Respiratory Health Association (2016)

Clinical Specialties

Dr. DeCamp’s clinical interest is centered in thoracic oncology, a field dominated by lung and esophogeal cancer, but also includes thymoma and thymic malignancies, tracheal tumors, chest wall tumors and mesothelioma. Additionally, one third of Dr. DeCamp’s clinical practice is devoted to interventions for advanced lung disease, including lung transplantation and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS).

Learn more about the Advanced Lung Disease Program

Research Interests

Dr. DeCamp’s research interests include risk assessment and reduction of risk for pulmonary resection, as well as identification of biomarkers predictive of outcome following lung resection for cancer.

Recent Publications

  • Mesothelioma: Pleural, Version 1.2024.
    Stevenson J, Ettinger DS, Wood DE, Aisner DL, Akerley W, Bauman JR, Bharat A, Bruno DS, Chang JY, Chirieac LR, DeCamp M, Desai A, Dilling TJ, Dowell J, Durm GA, Garassino MC, Gettinger S, Grotz TE, Gubens MA, Lackner RP, Lanuti M, Lin J, Loo BW, Lovly CM, Maldonado F, Massarelli E, Morgensztern D, Mullikin TC, Ng T, Otterson GA, Owen D, Patel SP, Patil T, Polanco PM, Riely GJ, Riess J, Shapiro TA, Singh AP, Tam A, Tanvetyanon T, Yanagawa J, Yang SC, Yau E, Gregory K, Hang L
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2024 Mar; 22(2): 72-81
    [PubMed ID: 38503043]

  • Bilateral Lung Transplantation: How I Teach It.
    Hall DJ, Angeles CE, Guenther TM, Xia Y, Maloney JD, DeCamp MM, McCarthy DP
    Ann Thorac Surg 2024 Feb; 117(2): 285-288
    [PubMed ID: 37777148]

  • Mesothelioma: Peritoneal, Version 2.2023, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
    Ettinger DS, Wood DE, Stevenson J, Aisner DL, Akerley W, Bauman JR, Bharat A, Bruno DS, Chang JY, Chirieac LR, DeCamp M, Dilling TJ, Dowell J, Durm GA, Gettinger S, Grotz TE, Gubens MA, Hegde A, Lackner RP, Lanuti M, Lin J, Loo BW, Lovly CM, Maldonado F, Massarelli E, Morgensztern D, Mullikin TC, Ng T, Otterson GA, Patel SP, Patil T, Polanco PM, Riely GJ, Riess J, Shapiro TA, Singh AP, Tam A, Tanvetyanon T, Yanagawa J, Yang SC, Yau E, Gregory KM, Hughes M
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2023 Sep; 21(9): 961-979
    [PubMed ID: 37673108]

  • Congenital absence of tracheal rings: A video case report.
    Angeles C, Kille T, Hermsen JL, DeCamp MM, Anagnostopoulos PV
    JTCVS Tech 2023 Oct; 21: 184-187
    [PubMed ID: 37854825]

  • NCCN Guidelines® Insights: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Version 2.2023.
    Ettinger DS, Wood DE, Aisner DL, Akerley W, Bauman JR, Bharat A, Bruno DS, Chang JY, Chirieac LR, DeCamp M, Dilling TJ, Dowell J, Durm GA, Gettinger S, Grotz TE, Gubens MA, Hegde A, Lackner RP, Lanuti M, Lin J, Loo BW, Lovly CM, Maldonado F, Massarelli E, Morgensztern D, Ng T, Otterson GA, Patel SP, Patil T, Polanco PM, Riely GJ, Riess J, Schild SE, Shapiro TA, Singh AP, Stevenson J, Tam A, Tanvetyanon T, Yanagawa J, Yang SC, Yau E, Gregory KM, Hughes M
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2023 Apr; 21(4): 340-350
    [PubMed ID: 37015337]

All Publications on PubMed