Dr. Sabha Ganai
Dr. Sabha Ganai is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the SIU School of Medicine. She is the Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology at the Simmons Cancer Institute. She is the only surgeon in Central and Southern Illinois who is Certified in both General Surgery and Complex General Surgical Oncology by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Ganai earned her medical degree at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, pursued further doctoral training in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and completed her general surgery residency at Baystate Medical Center / Tufts University School of Medicine. Prior to joining SIU, she completed a Surgical Oncology fellowship at the University of Chicago with additional training in Surgical Ethics at the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics.
Dr. Ganai is a surgical oncologist with expertise in the multidisciplinary management of hepatobiliary (liver, gallbladder, and bile ducts), pancreas, and foregut (stomach and esophagus) tumors, thyroid and parathyroid disease, as well as retroperitoneal sarcomas and gastrointestinal stromal tumors. She has special training in the HIPEC (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy) procedure for peritoneal malignancies. Her academic interests are focused on health geographics, surgical education, ethics, palliative care, and translational research examining the biology of metastasis. She is the recipient of the 2015 Health Care Disparities Research Award from the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. She seeks to provide compassionate care and serve the surgical needs of patients with cancer in Central and Southern Illinois.
Have some Questions?
The contact form located on this page is the best way to get in touch with Dr. Sabha Ganai concerning a personalized HIPEC conversation. The surgeon or their office will make every effort to contact you as soon as possible. In addition you may call her office using the following information.
Nurse: Morgan Wells 217-545-7495
Administrative Assistant: Teri Rodawald 217-545-7230
To have a conversation about the HIPEC procedure you do not need a referral from a doctor. There is no charge for an initial conversation.
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Phone: 217 545 7230