University of Wisconsin–Madison

Maria F. Bates, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery at SwedishAmerican
(608) 263-1387

600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI, 53792


  • MD, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary, 2010
  • General Surgery Residency, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, 2016
  • Endocrine Surgery Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2018

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Maria Bates is a fellowship trained endocrine surgeon.

Recent Publications

    • Survival in patients with medullary thyroid cancer after less than the recommended initial operation.
    • Randle RW, Bates MF, Schneider DF, Sippel RS, Pitt SC
    • J Surg Oncol 2018 May; 117(6): 1211-1216
    • [PubMed ID: 29266278]
    • Back so soon? Is early recurrence of papillary thyroid cancer really just persistent disease?
    • Bates MF, Lamas MR, Randle RW, Long KL, Pitt SC, Schneider DF, Sippel RS
    • Surgery 2018 01; 163(1): 118-123
    • [PubMed ID: 29128176]
    • Impact of potassium iodide on thyroidectomy for Graves' disease: Implications for safety and operative difficulty.
    • Randle RW, Bates MF, Long KL, Pitt SC, Schneider DF, Sippel RS
    • Surgery 2018 01; 163(1): 68-72
    • [PubMed ID: 29108701]
    • Effects of Implementation of Lung Cancer Screening at One Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
    • Okereke IC, Bates MF, Jankowich MD, Rounds SI, Kimble BA, Baptiste JV, Ng TT, Nici LL
    • Chest 2016 Nov; 150(5): 1023-1029
    • [PubMed ID: 27568228]
    • Use of white blood cell count and negative appendectomy rate.
    • Bates MF, Khander A, Steigman SA, Tracy TF, Luks FI
    • Pediatrics 2014 Jan; 133(1): e39-44
    • [PubMed ID: 24379236]

All Publications on PubMed