Dr. Carlo M. Contreras

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Surgical Oncology , Board Certified

Birmingham, AL

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Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's bio

Dr. Contreras completed his Surgical Oncology training at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. There, his focus was on the most effective surgical approaches to hepatobiliary and pancreatic malignancies. He promotes a patient-centered approach, and feels that effective communication is paramount in the multidisciplinary care of his patients. He routinely collaborates with his colleagues in primary care and the various oncologic subspecialties. Dr. Contreras is pleased to offer a range of oncologic therapies, including minimally invasive approaches. Dr. Contreras is also Board Certified in General Surgery from the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's Locations

UAB Surgical Oncology

  • 2000 6th Avenue South
  • Birmingham AL 35233
  • 2059343028
  • (205) 975-5971
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Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's known for

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Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's Visit Information

APPOINTMENTS

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

OFFICE HOURS

  • Sun     -
  • Mon     8am-5pm
  • Tues     -
  • Wed     -
  • Thurs     am-am
  • Fri     -
  • Sat     -

INSURANCE COMPANIES

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Alabama:

Expert's Gender

  • male

Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's SPECIALTIES/AREAS OF PRACTICE & HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Specialties/Practice

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Iconabms General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HOSPITAL
  • HIGHLANDS HOSPITAL

Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's Education & Experience

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of South Alabama (Previous affiliation)

Residencies

  • University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics
    General Surgery

Fellowships

Medical Schools

  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, IL 2003

Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's Awards & Affiliations

Awards

  • Induction into Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Affiliations

  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • American College of Surgeons

Dr. Carlo M. Contreras's Blog & Additional Links

  • http://www1.uabhealth.org/UAB_PF/physician_12561_carlo_m_contreras
  • https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&cad=rja&ved=0CE0QFjAD&url=https%3A%2F%2Fplus.google.com%2F109462485127070087698&ei=QZjQUI73BJD09gTAqID4Aw&usg=AFQjCNEzIoUMZ6daLqgrCznczbTxaYS7Qw&bvm=bv.1355534169,d.eWU
  • http://www.usahealthsystem.com/body.cfm?id=3294&action=detail&ref=14