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Kurtis Campbell, M.D.


  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications:

  • Surgery


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Pancreatic Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Complex Abdominal Surgery, HIPEC Surgery, Retroperitoneal and Extremity Sarcoma


  • The Weinberg Center at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Glen Burnie

Kurtis Campbell, M.D.

Kurtis A. Campbell, M.D., is a Board Certified surgical oncologist of Surgical Oncology at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Campbell is a highly trained and experienced surgeon who is exceptionally skilled in a number of intricate cancer treatment surgical procedures.

Specially Trained in Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery

Dr. Campbell has specific expertise with advanced training and day-to-day surgical knowledge of the complex demands of pancreatic and hepatobiliary surgery. Patients who need the expertise of Dr. Campbell typically turn to him because they have been diagnosed with a disorder of the pancreas, liver, bile ducts, and/or gallbladder. Dr. Campbell works closely with his patients, their families and the patient's medical care teams to ensure thorough and careful attention is given to every phase of a patient’s recovery.

Dr. Kurtis Campbell was specially trained in the Whipple procedure - a complex surgery for pancreatic cancer -  and mentored under one of the foremost experts on the Whipple procedure. With years of Whipple procedure expertise, experience and repeated surgical performance, Dr. Campbell is able to give patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer renewed hope and a surgical option that few other surgical oncologists can offer.

Patients Look For Experienced, Skilled Surgical Oncologists

Dr. Campbell also focuses on gastrointestinal and complex abdominal surgery. Intricate surgeries involving the gastrointestinal (GI) tract (stomach, small intestine, large intestine, colon and rectum) need the precision and exacting capability of a surgical oncologist who has performed these types of procedures so many times the surgery seems to be performed with the skill and accuracy of a finely-trained drill team.

Dr. Campbell provides the unique HIPEC (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy) procedure to treat advanced abdominal cancers and bring hope to patients with complex, life-threatening cancer diagnoses.

The Surgical Oncology team at Mercy bring years of operating room experience to the treatment and care of their patients. They have charted an ever-growing list of successful patient outcomes and continually look for new and innovative ways to improve the prognosis for their patients.

Expert Surgeon, Educator and Researcher

Dr. Kurtis Campbell has expertise in a wide array of surgical procedures including:

  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Complex abdominal surgery
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • HIPEC surgery
  • Pancreatic surgery
  • Liver surgery
  • Bile duct surgery
  • Soft tissue and skin cancer surgery

Surgical Oncology Treatment Options

These surgeries are some of the treatment options performed by Dr. Campbell for patients who may have the following types of cancers:

Awards and Recognition

Dr. Kurtis Campbell has been recognized for his clinical expertise and compassionate bedside manner. His awards include:

  • "Top Doctor" in Surgical Oncology by Baltimore magazine
  • Patients’ Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Named by Annapolis Magazine a "Top Doctor"
Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship  – The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Residency – The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Medical Degree – The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Associations & Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Pancreas Club
  • North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS)

The Cancer Doctors at Mercy

The Cancer Doctors at Mercy treat a wide range of cancers, relying on advanced technologies, compassionate care, leading edge research and clinical trials, and demonstrated medical expertise to provide some of the best treatment options available to fight cancer and restore hope and vitality.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy

Surgical Oncology at Mercy in Baltimore, Maryland is widely recognized for its highly skilled cancer surgeons - known throughout the Mid-Atlantic region for their wealth of experience in treating patients with various types of cancer including skin, liver, thyroid, pancreatic and abdominal/stomach cancers.

The Importance of Screening for Colon Cancer - Dr. Kurtis Campbell - Mercy

Dr. Kurtis Campbell discusses the importance of receiving a colonoscopy by the age of 45. Learn more at mdmercy.com

Why Are Women More at Risk for Thyroid Cancer? - Dr. Kurtis Campbell - Mercy

Mercy surgical oncologist Dr. Kurtis Campbell explains why women are more likely than men to get thyroid cancer. Learn more at mdmercy.com

Adrenal Cancer in Women - Dr. Kurtis Campbell - Mercy

Mercy surgical oncologist Dr. Kurtis Campbell discusses adrenal cancer in women. Learn more at mdmercy.com.

The Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center at Mercy

The Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center at Mercy in Baltimore, Maryland offers comprehensive care and leading edge treatment options for skin cancers including advanced-stage melanoma.


Insurances Accepted

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