Chee-Chee H. Stucky, M.D.

  1. Endocrine Surgeon
  2. Surgical Oncologist

Chee-Chee H. Stucky, M.D., is a surgical oncologist at the Mayo Clinic Arizona. She graduated from the University of Kansas as a medical doctor and completed both internship and General Surgery residency at Mayo Clinic Arizona. She then went on to complete a fellowship in General Complex Surgical Oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Following this, she joined the staff at Mayo Clinic Arizona as an assistant professor. Dr. Stucky works in close collaboration with a Multidisciplinary Team of physicians to build a comprehensive and individualized plan of care for patients with tumors of the hepato-biliary-pancreatic tract as well as patients with endocrine tumors and sarcoma. Her primary focus of research includes translational studies for pancreatic cancer and surgical ergonomics. Dr. Stucky is the co-chair of the Mayo Clinic Enterprise Pancreas Disease Group as well as an appointed member of national society committees.

  • Surgical oncology
  • Sarcoma
  • Hepatobiliary oncology
  • Primary liver cancers
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Neuroendocrine tumors
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Thyroid tumors
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Adrenal tumors
  1. 2015
    Fellow - Complex General Surgical OncologyUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  2. 2013
    ResidentSurgery - General (Categorical) Residency, Surgery, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2008
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Kansas Medical School
  4. 2002
    BS - Chemical EngineeringUniversity of Kansas


  1. 2016
    Complex General Surgical OncologyAmerican Board of Surgery
  2. 2013
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Inaugural Mid-Career AwardSociety of Asian Academic Surgeons
  2. 2019
    Marley AwardMayo Clinic
  3. 2016
    Top 5 Scientific Poster AwardAnnual Symposium, Society of Surgical Oncology
  4. 2012
    Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellow AwardMayo Clinic
  5. 2010
    Merit AwardAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology Cancer Foundation
  6. 2004
    C.E. Boudreau ScholarshipUniversity of Kansas School of Medicine
  7. 2002
    Outstanding Undergraduate Research ProjectKansas University Dept of Chemical & Petroleum Engineering
  8. 2002
    Sigma Xi Research Paper Contest Runner-UpKansas University

Professional memberships

  1. 2021
    MemberSearch Committee, Medical Oncology New Hire, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology
  2. 2021
    ExaminerMock Oral Boards, Complex General Surgical Oncology Examination, American Board of Surgery
  3. 2021 - present
    MemberDiversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  4. 2021 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  5. 2021 - present
    MemberSociety of Asian Academic Surgeons
  6. 2021 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, Society of Asian Academic Surgeons
  7. 2020
    Co-authorRecommendations for Cancer Care During the Pandemic, COVID-19 Response Committee, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  8. 2020 - 2021
    MemberSearch Committee, Interventional Gastroenterology New Hire, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  9. 2020 - present
    MemberCOVID-19 Response Committee, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  10. 2019
    MemberStrategic Planning Workgroup 3, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  11. 2019 - present
    MemberSurgical Quality Subcommittee, Surgical and Procedural Committee, Clinical Practice Committee
  12. 2018 - 2021
    Co-Chair3-Site Enterprise Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Cancer Disease Group, Mayo Clinic Committees, Mayo Clinic
  13. 2018 - 2020
    MemberSarcoma Disease Site Committee, Society of Surgical Oncology
  14. 2018 - present
    MemberSurgical Subspecialty Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  15. 2018 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  16. 2018 - present
    MemberSociety of Surgical Oncology
  17. 2018 - present
    MemberAmericas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  18. 2018 - present
    MemberArizona Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  19. 2018 - present
    MemberGastrointestinal Cancer Guideline Advisory Group Committee, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  20. 2018 - present
    MemberConnective Tissue Oncology Society
  21. 2015 - present
    MemberEndocrine Disease Oriented Working Group, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2006 - 2007
    PresidentStudent Organization for Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine
  23. 2003 - 2007
    VolunteerStudent Organization for Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine