Dr. Tiffany Schatz

Full Name: Tiffany Schatz, MD

Gender: Female

Language(s):
English, Spanish

New Patients

Is this doctor accepting new patients? Yes

Education

Medical School: Ben-Gurion University

Residency Program: Waterbury Hospital

Fellowship Program: Certification in Minimally Invasive Advanced Thoracic Surgery, Fox Chase Cancer Center

Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, General Surgery

Additional Information:

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Primary Specialty

General Surgery

Secondary Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Abdomen, Abdominal Wall, Abdominal Organ, Skin and Soft Tissue

Advanced minimally invasive and robotic procedures for diagnosis, treatment and palliative care (pain/comfort) as well as benign and cancer-related conditions 

 Procedures

  • Hernia repair – abdominal wall, groin and hiatal
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Surgical treatment for peptic/gastric ulcer disease including Nissen fundoplication
  • Cancer removal including colorectal with multidisciplinary team approach
  • Colorectal procedures for diverticulitis, strictures and other benign conditions
  • Feeding tube placement
  • Minimally invasive biopsies

Lungs, Chest Wall, Diaphragm, Mediastinum and Esophagus
Advanced minimally invasive and robotic procedures for diagnosis, treatment and palliative care (pain/comfort) as well as benign and cancer-related conditions

 Procedures

  • Removal of lung cancer with multidisciplinary team approach
  • Repair diaphragmatic hernias
  • Repair paraesophageal hernia/hiatal hernia
  • Surgery for achalasia (Heller myotomy)
  • Surgery for esophageal diverticulum
  • Sympathectomy for hyperhydrosis
  • Thymectomy
  • Mediastinal mass biopsy and excision
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound with transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS)
  • Tracheostomy
  • Pleurx catheter placement

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