University of Wisconsin–Madison

Sharon M Weber, MD, FACS

Professor

  • Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Medical Director of Surgical Oncology, UW Carbone Cancer Center
  • Endowed Professor, Tim and Mary Ann McKenzie Professorship in Surgical Oncology

webers@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 262-2025

600 Highland Avenue
Box 7375 Clinical Science Center
Madison, Wisconsin 53792-3284

Education

  • MD, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, 1993
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1993-1999
  • Research Fellowship in Tumor Immunotherapy, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, 1996-1997
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1999-2001
  • Hepatobiliary Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2000-2001

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Weber is actively involved in minimally invasive approaches to cancer treatment, including both laparoscopic pancreas and liver surgery. She has been invited as a speaker/moderator at many national meetings, including the American College of Surgeons, the American Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association, Society of Surgical Oncology, and Society of University Surgeons.

Research Interests

Dr. Weber conducts translational research at the UW Carbone Cancer Center evaluating novel tumor selective agents which may be promising for imaging and/or treating tumors. She also conducts clinical research evaluating prognosticators of outcome in patients with liver, bile duct, and liver tumors.

Recent Publications

    • Defining the Role of Lymphadenectomy for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: An Eight-Institution Study of 695 Patients from the US Neuroendocrine Tumor Study Group.
    • Lopez-Aguiar AG, Zaidi MY, Beal EW, Dillhoff M, Cannon JGD, Poultsides GA, Kanji ZS, Rocha FG, Marincola Smith P, Idrees K, Beems M, Cho CS, Fisher AV, Weber SM, Krasnick BA, Fields RC, Cardona K, Maithel SK
    • Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2019 Apr 19;
    • [PubMed ID: 31004295]
    • Minimally invasive versus open distal pancreatectomy for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: An analysis from the U.S. neuroendocrine tumor study group.
    • Zhang XF, Lopez-Aguiar AG, Poultsides G, Makris E, Rocha F, Kanji Z, Weber S, Fields R, Krasnick BA, Idrees K, Smith PM, Cho C, Schmidt CR, Maithel SK, Pawlik TM, United States Neuroendocrine Tumor Study Group
    • J Surg Oncol 2019 Apr 18;
    • [PubMed ID: 31001868]
    • Is hepatectomy safe following Yttrium-90 therapy? A multi-institutional international experience.
    • Melstrom LG, Eng OS, Raoof M, Singh G, Fong Y, Latorre K, Choi GH, Salem R, Bentrem DJ, Lewandowski R, Makris E, Poultsides G, Dhar VK, Chadalavada S, Shah SA, Johnson AC, Sekhar A, Kies D, Maithel SK, Rocha F, Alseidi A, Hagendoorn J, Borel Rinkes IHM, Fisher AV, Ronnekleiv-Kelly S, Weber SM, Winslow ER, Abbott DE
    • HPB (Oxford) 2019 Apr 17;
    • [PubMed ID: 31005493]
    • Association of Perioperative Transfusion with Recurrence and Survival After Resection of Distal Cholangiocarcinoma: A 10-Institution Study from the US Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium.
    • Lopez-Aguiar AG, Ethun CG, Pawlik TM, Tran T, Poultsides GA, Isom CA, Idrees K, Krasnick BA, Fields RC, Salem A, Weber SM, Martin RCG, Scoggins CR, Shen P, Mogal HD, Beal EW, Schmidt C, Shenoy R, Hatzaras I, Maithel SK
    • Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2019 Mar 15;
    • [PubMed ID: 30877497]
    • Natural History and Treatment Trends in Pancreatic Cancer Subtypes.
    • Pokrzywa CJ, Abbott DE, Matkowskyj KA, Ronnekleiv-Kelly SM, Winslow ER, Weber SM, Fisher AV
    • J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2019 Apr; 23(4): 768-778
    • [PubMed ID: 30706376]

All Publications on PubMed