Jeffrey Matthews M.D. FACS
Chair, Department of Surgery
Dr. Jeffrey B. Matthews is a gastrointestinal surgeon and leading authority on the surgical treatment of diseases of the pancreas, bile ducts, and liver. He is highly skilled in the treatment of acute and chronic pancreatitis, and is one of a handful of surgeons in the nation who has expertise in islet autotransplantation, a treatment that prevents the development of diabetes after surgery for pancreatitis. He also has vast experience in bile duct reconstruction and complex ... View full profile
Dr. Jeffrey B. Matthews, professor of surgery and chairman, department of surgery, addresses the decision-making process when treating cysts, factors to consider when facing surgery for asymptomatic patients and describes predictive profiles for high-risk lesions.