Nov 29, 2017
Brooklyn, New York - 

Michael Wayne, DO, recently joined the Department of Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. In his new role, Dr. Wayne concentrates on surgical oncology with a focus on treating patients with liver, pancreatic and stomach cancer.

Michael Wayne, DO

Michael Wayne, DO

Dr. Wayne is board-certified in surgery and has over 20 years of experience performing pancreatic procedures. He is a specialist in hepatobiliary-pancreatic surgery with a clinical focus on minimally invasive pancreatic surgery. Previously, he worked at Mount Sinai-Beth Israel Medical Center as a pancreatico-biliary surgeon.

“After training as an adult and pediatric liver transplant surgeon, I developed a passion for liver and pancreatic surgery,” says Dr. Wayne “I am excited to be part of the NYP Brooklyn Methodist team and expand the range of minimally invasive procedures offered.” Dr. Wayne’s expertise also includes Whipple resections, a complex procedure used to treat tumors and other disorders of the pancreas, intestine and bile duct.

“We are delighted to welcome Dr. Wayne to the NYP Brooklyn Methodist family,” says Michael Zenilman, MD, chairman of the department of surgery at the Hospital. “He brings techniques that complement those of the HPB surgeons already here, further reinforcing NYP Brooklyn Methodist’s prominence as a treatment destination for complex liver, pancreatic and upper intestinal surgical diseases.”

To schedule an appointment with a physician affiliated with NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, please call 718-499-CARE or visit nyp.org/brooklyn.

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital has been providing outstanding medical care to the surrounding communities for over 135 years.  Located in Park Slope, Brooklyn, the 591-bed teaching hospital, in collaboration with Weill Cornell Medicine, provides specialized services in advanced and minimally invasive surgery, neurosciences, orthopedics, digestive and liver disorders, and cancer and cardiac care.  The Hospital’s Emergency Department provides separate areas for adult and pediatric patients, as well as a separate women-only area.  More than 5,000 babies are delivered annually in the Hospital’s Department of Maternal Child Health. The Hospital houses Centers of Excellence for bariatric surgery and breast imaging, a cancer program accredited by the Commission on Cancer, and a New York State-designated stroke center.  NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Regional Hospital Network.  For more information or to find a physician, please call 718-499-2273 or visit nyp.org/brooklyn.

Media Contact:

Media Relations     718-780-5367     ked9076@nyp.org