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Michael Sabel, MD, FACS



Michael S. Sabel, MD, FACS, is Associate Professor of Surgery and Chief of Surgical Oncology in the Division of Surgical Oncology.

Dr. Sabel’s clinical interests are in the area of surgical oncology, with special expertise in breast cancer and melanoma. Dr. Sabel’s research interests focus on the immune response to cancer cell death, particularly after cryoablation (freezing) of cancer, and he is an internationally recognized expert in the field of cryo-immunology. Dr. Sabel’s lab is also focused on the identification of prognostic and predictive markers in oncology, using both serum proteomic and tissue microarray approaches, to help guide surgical and adjuvant therapy.

In addition to his clinical and basic science interests, Dr. Sabel has strong clinical interests in the use of mobile technologies to improve patient-physician communication and improve outcomes.

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