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Alexander A.  Parikh

Alexander A. Parikh, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Oncologist


Dr. Alexander A. Parikh is board certified by the American Board of Surgery (General Surgery) and the Society of Surgical Oncology. His clinical interests focus on cancers of the Pancreas, Liver and Biliary tract, stomach and intestines as well as sarcomas.  At Vanderbilt Dr. Parikh is involved in health services research including patterns of care and disparities in cancer patients.

  • B.A., Honors, Johns Hopkins University, 1989
  • M.D. - University of Pennsylvania, 1993
  • Residency in General Surgery - University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 1993-2000
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship - U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 2003
  • M.P.H. Vanderbilt University, 2011