Joshua Mammen, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery and Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery
Surgical Oncology


Dr. Mammen grew up in Kaplan, Louisiana. He completed both his undergraduate and medical training at Boston University. After completing his General Surgery Residency at the University of Cincinnati, he went on to a clinical fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. During this time, he also completed a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Physiology at the University of Cincinnati. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Society for Surgical Oncology.

His clinical interest lies in oncologic surgery with a particular focus on breast cancer, melanoma, soft tissue sarcomas, and advanced colon cancer. Dr. Mammen is also actively involved in basic science research on the signaling mechanisms determining cancer cell survival and assists in enrolling interested patients in on-going clinical trials.  He serves as the State Chair for Kansas for the Commission on Cancer, the Chair of KUMC's Cancer Committee, and Chair of the Kansas Cancer Partnership Early Diagnosis and Detection Committee.

When Dr. Mammen is not teaching his residents and students, or caring for his patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife and children.

 

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Last modified: Jul 02, 2014

Contact

Joshua Mammen, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery and Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery

P: 913-588-0022
jmammen2@kumc.edu

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