Steven Brower, MD

Steven Brower, MD

Vice-Chairman, Department of Surgery and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Steven T. Brower, MD, Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery, and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, is a nationally recognized cancer and gastrointestinal surgeon. Dr. Brower specializes in the treatment of complex benign and malignant conditions of the esophagus, pancreas, and liver, and has pioneered modern techniques of minimal access and robotic surgery to treat growths in those areas. Dr. Brower is also an expert on carcinoid tumors and other related neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas and liver. 

In 2012, Dr. Brower was selected as Cambridge Who’s Who Professional of the Year in Surgical Oncology.  He has been recognized by American Health magazine as one of the nation’s top surgical oncologists, chosen by his colleagues.  He has been included in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors in NYC, and named as one of the Best Doctors in the nation.  Dr. Brower is the co-editor of a surgical textbook entitled Evidence Based Medicine in Elective Surgery to be published in 2012.  He has published more than 100 peer reviewed articles on Gastrointestinal and Surgical Oncology.

Specialty
Surgical Oncology

Specializations/Clinical Interests
Gastrointestinal , Liver, Stomach, Pancreatic Cancers
Hepatic (Liver) Disease
Pancreas/ Bile Duct Disease and Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Adrenal Conditions and Adrenal Surgery
Surgery of the Esophagus and Stomach
Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Surgery

Board Certification
American Board of Surgery, 1987, Recertified 1997, 2007

Medical School
State University of New York at Buffalo, 1978

Residency
General Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, MA, 1979‑1986

Fellowships
Surgical Oncology, American Cancer Society, Boston University Medical Center, MA, 1984‑1986; Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 1980‑1983

Academic Appointment
Professor of Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Beth Israel

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