Eric Wolhford

Eric Wohlford

Eric studied the effects of malaria on B cells in Kenya. Read More...


Dilip S Kittur, MD, ScD, FACS

Dilip S Kittur, MD, ScD, FACS
Appointed 08/01/99
8141 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-6297

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: General Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Transplant Services
  • Upstate Cancer Center: Surgery

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Research Pillars
  • Surgery


Education & Fellowships

  • BS: Rajaram College, India
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Transplant Surgery
  • MD: Grant Medical College of Bombay University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Johns Hopkins University, Immunology/Endocrinology
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati, General Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Transplant Surgery

Research Interests

  • Xenotransplantation, Endothelial cell dysfunction, Use of herbal products in transplant biology

Specialties & Certification

  • Surgery
  • Transplant

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Injuries
  • Bile Duct Stricture
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Mass
  • Stomach Cancer


  • Adults


  • Abdominal Colectomy
  • Abdominoperineal Laparoscopic Resection
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Bile Duct Exploration
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepaticojejunostomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant Care
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Liver Cyst Deroofing
  • Nephrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Open Cholecystectomy
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Pancreas and Kidney Transplantation
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy
  • Strictureplasty
  • Visceral Arterial Reconstruction

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

12/14/12 The rising incidence of pancreatic cancer


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