Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgeon joins Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Posted: 3/4/2016

Dr. Ryan Zachary Swan is the newest addition to the Dyson Center for Cancer Care at Vassar Brothers Medical Center.

Swan joins Vassar Brothers as the director of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

“I'm very excited and honored to be joining the medical community at Vassar Brothers Medical Center and the Dyson Center for Cancer Care,” Swan said. “I'm looking forward to providing high-quality, subspecialty care close to home for the Hudson Valley community.”

Swan is a fellowship-trained surgeon specializing in surgical treatment options for patients with both malignant and benign diseases of the liver, bile ducts and pancreas.

Prior to coming to Vassar Brothers, he was part of the Department of General Surgery at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C. At Carolinas Medical Center, he also served as assistant professor of surgery, as well as the assistant program director of the Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery Fellowship. In addition, Swan also served as adjunct assistant professor of surgery at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Swan received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. After graduating with distinction, he completed surgical residency at Brown University and St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center/Columbia University, as well as fellowships in Surgical Research at Brown University and HPB Surgery at Carolinas Medical Center.

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