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Mary Washington Healthcare Welcomes Dr. Jeffrey J. Pelton, Surgical Oncologist

Mary Washington Healthcare Welcomes Dr. Jeffrey J. Pelton, Surgical Oncologist

Fredericksburg, VA (June 26, 2019) – Mary Washington Healthcare welcomes Dr. Jeffrey J. Pelton, MD, FACS to the Regional Cancer Center as our new Surgical Oncologist. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery, is a member of the Society for Surgical Oncology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, Dr. Pelton holds an MBA in Health Services Management and an MS in Biotechnology with Concentration in Bioinformatics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Most currently, Dr. Pelton provided surgical oncology services for Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic Medical Group in Washington, DC. He has four children and will reside in Fredericksburg with his wife, Elissa.

Dr. Pelton’s general surgical oncology services include Complex Gastrointestinal Oncology, such as:

  • Abdominal carcinoid and neuroendocrine
  • Biliary complicated gallstone issues
  • Colon cancer recurrences
  • Extended resections
  • Gastric tumors
  • GI stromal tumors
  • Liver tumorsMultiorgan resections
  • Pancreatic tumors
  • Rectal cancers

Dr. Pelton also treats less common tumors, such as retroperitoneal, soft tissue (sarcoma, to include blood vessels), and melanoma-regional lymph node dissections.

Types of Cancers Treated

  • Bile Duct
  • Bladder
  • Breast
  • Colorectal
  • Esophageal
  • Gallbladder
  • Liver
  • Pancreatic
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin
  • Stomach
  • Thyroid

Mary Washington Surgical Oncology is located at 1101 Sam Perry Boulevard, Suite 321, Fredericksburg, VA 22401. Phone: 540.741.4960. Practices website.

Mary Washington Healthcare is a fully integrated, regional medical system that provides inpatient and outpatient care through over 50 facilities including Mary Washington Hospital, a 451-bed regional medical center, and Stafford Hospital, a 100-bed community hospital. Mary Washington Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system with a longstanding commitment to provide care regardless of ability to pay. For more information about our services and facilities, visit MWHC website.