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Charles R. Scoggins, M.D., M.B.A.

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology
Dr. Scoggins specializes in cancer surgery (surgical oncology). He graduated with honors from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 1995, and subsequently entered a General Surgery residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. In addition to clinical surgical training, he completed a 2-year research fellowship while at Vanderbilt. Dr. Scoggins completed his Chief Residency at Vanderbilt in 2002. He is certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery.
Dr. Scoggins completed a surgical oncology fellowship at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas in 2004. While there, he was awarded the Clinical Excellence Award for outstanding patient care. Dr. Scoggins' clinical interests include liver and pancreatic cancer, stomach and esophageal cancers, intestinal cancers, melanomas, and sarcomas. He has special expertise in the surgical management of liver tumors, including resection (surgical removal of the tumor) and ablative techniques, including radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and microwave ablation (MA). His research interests include liver tumors, hepatic metastases, pancreatic cancer, and sarcomas.