Cornelius A. Thiels, D.O., M.B.A.

  1. Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgeon
  2. Surgical Oncologist

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地点

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

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Dr. Thiels is a cancer surgeon and researcher who specializes in the surgical management of patients with sarcomas, pancreatic cancer, and metastatic colon cancer. He also has extensive training and experience in the treatment of appendiceal cancers, neuroendocrine tumors, pancreatic cysts, gastric cancer, and GIST. Dr. Thiels has special expertise in multimodality treatment of advanced or metastatic cancers, in which surgery is combined with radiation, chemotherapy, or immunotherapy.

Dr. Thiels utilizes minimally invasive techniques to perform a variety of operations (including robotic surgery) and is trained in the placement and management of Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump Chemotherapy for the management of unresectable liver tumors.

Dr. Thiels' lab focuses on improving outcomes for patients undergoing surgery and those with rare and advanced cancers.

  1. Appendix cancer
  2. Carcinoid tumor
  3. Carcinomatosis
  4. Gallbladder cancer
  5. Liver cyst
  6. Liver tumor
  7. Metastatic colorectal cancer
  8. Neuroendocrine tumor
  9. Pancreatic cancer
  10. Pancreatic cyst
  11. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor
  12. Recurrent cancer
  13. Retroperitoneal sarcoma
  14. Sarcoma
  15. Stomach cancer
  1. Abdominal surgery
  2. Cancer treatment
  3. Cholecystectomy
  4. Cytoreductive surgery
  5. Gastrectomy
  6. HIPEC
  7. Irreversible electroporation
  8. Laparoscopic surgery
  9. Liver resection
  10. Microwave ablation for cancer
  11. Minimally invasive cancer surgery
  12. Minimally invasive liver surgery
  13. Minimally invasive pancreas surgery
  14. Pancreatectomy
  15. Pancreatic enucleation
  16. Robotic surgery
  17. Splenectomy
  18. Whipple procedure
  1. 2021
    Chief Fellow - Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowshp Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  2. 2019
    Chief ResidentMayo Clinic
  3. 2016
    Research Scholar - Surgical Outcomes Research FellowshipMayo Clinic
  4. 2014
    Internship - General SurgeryMayo Clinic
  5. 2013
    Doctor of Osteopathic MedicineKansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  6. 2013
    MBA - Healthcare AdministrationRockhurst University
  7. 2013
    Fellow - Business Administration FellowshipKing Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Certifications

  1. 2022
    Complex General Surgical OncologyAmerican Board of Surgery
  2. 2019
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Kern Grant AwardMayo Clinic
  2. 2020
    Dr. Murray F. Brennan/David and Monica Gorin Sarcoma FellowMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center/Weil Cornell New York Presbyterian
  3. 2020
    Chief Fellow, Department of SurgicalMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  4. 2018
    SSO Annual Conference Poster of DistinctionSociety of Surgical Oncology
  5. 2018
    Mayo Brother Distinguished Fellowship AwardMayo Clinic
  6. 2018
    H.K. Gray Travel Award Mayo Clinic
  7. 2018
    Silver Award of the IHF/Austco Excellence Award for Quality & Safety and Patient-Centered CareInternational Hospital Federation
  8. 2017
    Nygaard AwardMayo Clinic
  9. 2017
    Inlow AwardMayo Clinic
  10. 2016
    Mayo International Health Program (MIHP) Scholarship Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2015
    Poster of Distinction: Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Are Combined Procedures Justified? Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  12. 2015
    Mayo Quality Fellow: Gold Award Mayo Clinic
  13. 2015
    Mayo Quality Fellow: Silver Award Mayo Clinic
  14. 2015
    Mayo Quality Fellow: Bronze Award Mayo Clinic
  15. 2014
    Balfour AwardMayo Clinic
  16. 2013
    Student DO of the Year AwardCouncil of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents
  17. 2013
    Outstanding Senior AwardKansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  18. 2013
    Robert B. Cotter Award in SurgeryKansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  19. 2010
    Dr. Vernon Hayes Physicians Hall of Sponsors ScholarshipKansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Association - Opioid Advisory Task Force
  2. 2017 - 2019
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons - Advisory Council for General Surgery
  3. 2017 - 2019
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons - Advisory Council for General Surgery, Advisory Task Force for Opioids and Surgery
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety of Surgical Oncology
  5. 2016 - 2019
    Executive Council Resident RepresentativeMinnesota Surgical Society
  6. 2016 - 2019
    MemberMayo Clinic Surgical Quality Subcommittee
  7. 2016 - present
    MemberAmericas Hepatobiliary Association (AHPBA)
  8. 2015 - 2017
    MemberMayo Clinic Historical Committee
  9. 2015 - 2017
    Co-PresidentMayo Clinic Willis Historical Society
  10. 2014 - 2016
    Board MemberMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  11. 2014 - 2016
    Academic ChairmanMayo Clinic Fellows Association

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