John A Chabot, MD

John A Chabot, MD Specialties: Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cancer Care, General Surgery

John A Chabot, MD
Specialties: Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cancer Care, General Surgery
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Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


161 Fort Washington Avenue
Suite 819
New York, NY 10032

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About John A Chabot, MD

Dr. Chabot has spent the duration of his career at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia since 1983, when he began his internship in transplantation. He has dedicated his career with resolute focus on the prevention, treatment, and cure for pancreatic cancer. Having progressed from intern, resident, and fellow to Professor, mentor, and Executive Director of the Pancreas Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia, Dr. Chabot intimately understands the culture and practice of medicine and surgery at the hospital. He is in a well-grounded position to lead ColumbiaDoctors in responding to the challenges associated with rapid innovation, advancing technology, and the highly informed patient.

In addition to serving as Executive Director of the Pancreas Center, Dr. Chabot is Chief of GI/Endocrine Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and the David V. Habif Professor of Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Gastrointestinal Cancer

  • Hepatobiliary Pancreas Disease

  • Jaundice

  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

  • Liver Cancer

  • Liver Resection Surgery

  • Mesothelioma

  • Mesothelioma of Peritoneum

  • Pancreas and Biliary Tract Surgery

  • Pancreas Cancer

  • Pancreas Surgery

  • Pancreatic Cancer

  • Pancreatic Cysts

  • Pancreatic Disease

  • Pancreatic Surgery

  • Pancreatic Tumor

  • Pancreatitis

  • Sarcoma

  • Thyroid Cancer

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

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  • 1978, Magna Cum Laude, Tufts University
  • 1978, Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honor Society
  • 1979, Alpha Omega Alpha, Dartmouth Medical School
  • 1979, Signa XI, Scientific Research Society
  • 1985-1987, Irvington House Institute Fellowship
  • 1987, 88-Blakemore Prize for Surgical Research
  • 1987, Upjohn Young Scientist Award
  • 1990, Blakemore Award for Surgical Research
  • 1990, Ortho Foundation Award
  • 1991, Habif Scholar
  • 1997, Teacher of the Year, P&S Graduating Class
  • 1998, Thomas C. King Resident Teaching Award
  • 2004, Special Recognition Award, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • 2008, Physician of the Year, Nursing Service of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • 2014, Teaching Award in Surgery for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring, General Surgery Chief Residents, NYP/Columbia
  • 2015-2016, New York Magazine's Top Doctors
  • 2015, Jerry Gliklich Practitioner of the Year Award, Society of Practitioners of CUMC