University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Portrait

Physician

Joel Shilyansky, MD

Professor, Surgery (view Academic Profile)

Clinics

Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Cancer Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Emergency and Trauma Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Neonatal Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Thoracic Surgery (Pediatric)

Procedures

  • Pediatric surgery
  • Cancer and benign tumors
  • Chest wall anomalies
  • Congenital newborn malformations
  • Emergencies and urgencies
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Skin and neck
  • Vascular problems

Education and Training

Degree

MD, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Residency

Surgery, University of Michigan Affiliated Hospitals, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Fellowships

  • Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute Building, Bethesda, MD
  • Pediatric Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario

Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery - Pediatric Surgery

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013
  • U.S. News and World Report: 2012

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