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Emad Kandil, M.D., FACS

Emad Kandil, M.D., FACSEdward G. Schlieder Chair in Surgical Oncology
Associate Professor of Surgery
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology and Medicine
Chief, Endocrine Surgery Section
Department of Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine

Tel: 504-988-2307
Fax: 504-988-7846

Phone:      504-988-5451

Mondays  1PM - 3PM
Fridays     All Day

M.D., Cairo University School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt, 1997


  1. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Maryland, Clinical Fellow in Surgical Endocrinology and Oncology, 2006-2007
  2. State University of New York Health Sciences Center, New York, Department of Surgery, Research Fellow, 2003-2004
  3. New York University Medical Center, NYU Medical Center, New York, Neuroendocrine Research Fellowship, 2000-2001


  1.  Department of Surgery, State University of New York (SUNY) Health Sciences Center- Downstate, 2000–2005


  1. Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates(ECFMG), 1998
  2. American Board of Surgery – 2007 

Clinical interests

  1. Minimally invasive endocrine and oncologist surgery
  2. Transaxillary robotic-thyroid & parathyroid surgery with no neck scars
  3. Radio-guided minimally invasive parathyroid surgery
  4. Video-assisted thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  5. Robotics and Laparoscopic Adrenal and Endocrine Surgery
  6. Redo neck dissections for recurrent diseases with intraoperative nerve monitoring
  7. Minimally invasive and robotic GI surgery

Research Interests

  1. Endocrine Diseases - particularly endocrine tumor genetics and clinical outcome research for endocrine organ neoplastic.


Tulane University, Department of Surgery, 1430 Tulane Ave. SL-22 New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5128