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Dr. Mark Fraiman has over 15 years experience performing complicated liver cancer surgery such as liver resection. Fill out the form below to contact him for a consultation.
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Dr. Mark Fraiman is an expert liver cancer surgeon who has established a reputation for being one the best liver surgeons in Maryland. He has been voted “Top Doc” by Baltimore Magazine five years in a row. Dr. Fraiman completed his medical education at the University of Maryland. His liver cancer surgery training included a two-year fellowship at UCLA, where he was exposed to the most complicated cases.
Dr. Fraiman currently holds the position of Chief of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery at St. Joseph Medical Center He also is the Medical Director of the Hodes Liver and Pancreas Center. His Mission is to provide academic-quality care to his patients in the comfort of a community setting. The Vision of the Hodes Center is to be a leader in the treatment of liver cancer.
Commonly treated diseases by Dr. Fraiman include primary liver cancer (hepatocellular cancer and cholangiocarcinoma), metastatic liver cancer (colorectal liver metastases and neuroendocrine carcinoma), bile duct cancer, and gallbladder cancer.
Colorectal liver metastases or colon cancer that has spread to the liver is a common condition treated by Dr. Fraiman. Patients travel from all parts to have their surgery in Maryland by Dr. Fraiman.
Liver resection is the surgical removal of portions of the liver. The liver is divided into eight segments. As much as 75% of the liver can be resected because of the unique capability of the liver to regenerate. Radiofrequency ablation is a technology used to coagulate or burn liver tumors. Both procedures are used by Dr. Fraiman to treat patients with liver cancer.