Meet the Colorectal Cancer Physicians
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Meet the Colorectal Cancer Physicians

Rebecca A. Levine, MD

Gender
Female
Department
Surgery
Practice Specialty
Colon & Rectal Surgery, Surgery, Surgical Specialties
Medical Education
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
Residency
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Fellowship
William Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
Board Certified
Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Surgery,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Colorectal Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgery
Clinical Focus
Rebecca A. Levine, MD, is a board-certified surgeon specializing in the treatment of benign and malignant colorectal disease, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, motility disorders and anorectal pathology.
Research Focus
Trained in both basic and clinical research, Dr. Levine brings to Montefiore an understanding of how translational research can advance the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer, the third most common cause of cancer in the United State
Biography
Before earning her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Levine pursued two research fellowships, first at the National Institutes of Health’s Department of Mammalian Genetics and Development, and then at Mount Sinai. After finishing medical school, Dr. Levine completed a residency in general surgery at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. She then pursued a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan,where she was trained in advanced laparoscopy, complex anorectal diagnostics and procedures, and operative pelvic surgery for both benign and malignant conditions.