Surgical Oncology Division

Paxton V. Dickson, MD

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Contact Person:
Nancy Wedgworth, (901) 448-2919,

University Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School

  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee


  • General Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center,¬†Memphis, Tennessee


  • Postdoctoral Research, St. Jude Children’'s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee

Board Certifications and Certificates

  • American Board of Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, Memphis Hospitals
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital

Special Interests

  • GI and peritoneal based malignancies
  • Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers
  • Melanoma and soft tissue sarcomas
  • Thyroid and parathyroid disease
  • Breast cancer