Sanjay P. Bagaria, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon

Specialty Groups


  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Sanjay P. Bagaria, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a surgical oncologist with special interest in individualizing cancer care based on the tumor and patient characteristics. His clinical focus includes:

  • Sarcoma
  • Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for peritoneal surface malignancies
  • Melanoma
  • Breast cancer

In addition, Dr. Bagaria is an active translational scientist with research experience in cancer immunology and molecular profiling. He publishes in high-impact scientific journals and is an invited speaker for national and international organizations.

  1. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy
  2. Sentinel node biopsy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Melanoma
  • Sarcoma
  • Breast cancer
  • Gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Molecular profiling of cancer
  1. 2010
    Fellow - Surgical OncologyJohn Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John's Health Center
  2. 2008
    Resident - General SurgeryWeill Cornell Medical College/ New York Presbyterian Hospital
  3. 2006
    Research Fellowship - Genetic MedicineWeill Cornell Medical College
  4. 2001
    MDUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  5. 1996
    BAUniversity of Michigan


  1. 2008
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Norma Lee and Morton Funger Clinician Career Development Fund Award in Colon Cancer ResearchMayo Clinic in Florida
  2. 2013
    Faculty Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery

Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Hospital Practice Committee
  2. 2014 - present
    Medical DirectorMayo Clinic 8S Medical Ward
  3. 2012 - present
    Active MemberConnective Tissue Oncology Society
  4. 2011 - 2014
    Surgical Quality Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Surgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  5. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  6. 2008 - present
    MemberSociety of Surgical Oncology
  7. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  8. 2008 - present
    MemberNew York Alumni Council, Weill Cornell Medical College


Research activities

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