Shanel Bhagwandin, DO, MPH

Primary Specialties:
  • General Surgery  (Board Certified)
  • Surgical Oncology Gastroenterology (GI)  (Board Certified)
  • Hepato-pancreato-biliary(HPB) Surgery  (Board Certified)

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  • About

    About

    About the Physician

    Languages Spoken
    (in addition to English)
    Spanish

    Physician Bio

    Dr Bhagwandin is the Medical Director for the Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgical Oncology program at Jupiter Medical Center.

    He utilizes the most recent advances in technology to diagnose and treat benign conditions and a wide array of cancers, including highly complex or recurrent cases:

    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Colon and Rectal Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Liver Cancer and Colorectal Liver Metastases
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peritoneal Surface Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Cancer

    As a hepatobiliary surgeon, Dr. Bhagwandin also has expertise in the management and treatment of benign conditions, such as:

    • Benign Abdominal Tumors
    • Bile Duct Injuries
    • Biliary Cysts
    • Hepatic Cysts
    • Pancreatic Cysts
    • Splenectomy

    Dr. Bhagwandin is a fellowship trained surgical oncologist and board certified general surgeon. His clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and treatment of complex malignancies of the liver, pancreas, and biliary tract, in addition to gastric and esophageal cancer, colon and rectal cancer, sarcoma, and melanoma. He delivers compassionate care with the goal of restoring patient well-being.

    He specializes in the management of advanced peritoneal carcinomatosis through the application of Hyperthermic IntraPeritoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) and cytoreductive surgery; a technique that combines surgery with chemotherapy delivered directly into the abdomen.

  • Education

    Education

    Medical School:

    Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

    Internship:

    The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Residency:

    The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

    Fellowship:

    Complex General Surgical Oncology - The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Board Certification:

    American Board of Surgery -- General Surgery; American Board of Surgery -- Complex General Surgical Oncology

    Areas of Interest

    Dr. Bhagwandin's clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and treatment of complex malignancies of the liver, pancreas, and biliary tract, in addition to gastric and esophageal cancer, colon and rectal cancer, sarcoma, and melanoma.

  • In The News

    In The News

    GETTING A SECOND OPINION by a Cancer Surgeon

    Specialized treatment of peritoneal mesothelioma cancer

    Dr. Shanel Bhagwandin is changing the lives of patients with peritoneal malignancies, including mesothelioma

    PALM BEACH SURGEON BRINGS SPECIALIZED CANCER TREATMENTS TO THE REGION