Our Faculty


Chokshi Chokshi

Ravi Chokshi, M.D.

Section Chief

Assistant Professor

Adriana I. Suarez-Ligon, M.D.



Surgical Oncology


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Surgical Oncology encompasses the programs of treatment, research and teaching related to cancer. The section provides consultation to other surgeons and represents the surgical perspective in cancer management in multidisciplinary consultations with specialists in medical and radiation oncology.

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Our Surgical Oncology section aims to provide the best cancer care for the surrounding community and state. As an academic center we acknowledge that we provide aggressive surgical care and treatment that is not available at other institutions. The coming year hopes to prove beneficial for growth of the section and our pancreatic and peritoneal malignancies programs.


Surgical Oncology Contact:

Department of Surgery

Division of General Surgery

90 Bergen Street

Doctor's Office Center

Newark, NJ 07103


Christine Cesareo, Administrative Support

(973) 972-1110

Email: cesarech@njms.rutgers.edu