Dr Anusak Yiengpruksawan
Anusak Yiengpruksawan, MD, FACS, FRCST (hon.) Anusak Yiengpruksawan, M.D. is a surgical oncologist practicing at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA. He is also a Director of The Valley Hospital Institute for Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery. Dr. Yieng graduated from Tohoku University School of Medicine in Japan and did his fellowships in gastrointestinal cancer surgery at Toranomon Hospital (Tokyo, Japan) and surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He specializes in treating cancer of the GI system, liver, pancreas and soft tissue sarcomas and is one of few surgeons in the US who performs endoscopic ultrasound and advanced robotic surgical oncology. Dr. Yieng has performed more than 800 complex robotic procedures at Valley Hospital since 2001 and is one of the founding members of the Clinical Robotic Surgical Association, an international organization devoted to the advancement of clinical robotic surgery based in Chicago. Dr. Yieng is an active member in several surgical societies including American College of Surgeons (ACS), Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO), Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), and American Society of Gastroenterology (ASGE). In 2004, Dr. Yieng established the Valley International Surgical Fellowship to help educate and train young surgeons from Asia on minimally invasive and robotic surgery.