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Meet the Surgery Team
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Meet the Surgery Team

Peter Muscarella, MD

Gender
Male
Department
Surgery
Practice Specialty
Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Liver), Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Pancreas)
Medical Education
New York Medical College
Residency
Ohio State University Medical Center
Main Location
Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2720
Phone: (929) 263-3914
Fax: (914) 377-8693
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (929) 263-3952
Fax: (718) 798-1883
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Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
Phone: (718) 920-4800
Fax: (718) 920-6803
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-4800
Fax: (718) 798-1883
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 920-4800
Fax: (718) 904-4183
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Montefiore Hutchinson Metro Practice
1200 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2728
Phone: (929) 263-3914
Fax: (929) 263-3952
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Nyack Hospital
160 N. Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY 10960
Phone: (845) 348-8507
Fax: (845) 348-6708
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Highland Surgical Practice
1 Crosfield Avenue, Suite 105
West Nyack, NY 10994
Phone: (845) 535-3362
Fax: (845) 535-3368
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Montefiore M-E Center for Cancer Care
1521 Jarrett Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2606
Phone: (718) 862-8840
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Administrative Title
Director, Pancreatic Surgery; General Surgery Site Director, Weiler Hospital; Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program
Clinical Focus

Dr. Muscarella has extensive experience in advanced open and minimally invasive surgical procedures for the management of pancreatic disorders, such as pancreatic cancer, pancreatic cysts, and acute and chronic pancreatitis.

He also has a focus on surgical management of benign and malignant conditions of the pancreas, bile ducts, liver and upper gastrointestinal tract, including pancreatic masses, cysts, cancer, obstructive jaundice, periampullary neoplasms, gallbladder and biliary tract disease, and acute and chronic pancreatitis.

Dr. Muscarella has extensive experience in robotic surgery as well.

Research Focus

Pancreatic surgery
Novel targets for pancreatic cancer therapy
Robotic and minimally invasive surgery
Surgical education

Publications

PubMed – Peter Muscarella

Biography

Peter Muscarella II, MD, graduated from the University of Rochester with a degree in microbiology. He went on to receive his medical degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Muscarella completed his residency training in general surgery at The Ohio State University, where he completed a two-year research fellowship in pancreatic cancer genetics.

Prior to joining Montefiore as Director of Pancreatic Surgery, Dr. Muscarella was an associate professor of surgery with tenure at The Ohio State University. Dr. Muscarella actively participates in multidisciplinary tumor boards and gastrointestinal cancer clinics with other specialists who manage pancreatic diseases. He has co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He maintains a busy pancreatic surgery practice and is active in a number of national surgical organizations and committees.

Peter Muscarella, MD, Director, Pancreatic Surgery; General Surgery Site Director, Weiler Hospital; Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Liver), Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Pancreas)