John A Chabot, MD

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

John A Chabot, MD
Specialties: General Surgery, Cancer Care, Pancreas & Hepatobiliary Surgery
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One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


CUIMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion
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

  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

  • Liver Cancer

  • Liver Resection Surgery

  • Pancreas Cancer

  • Pancreatic Surgery

  • Sarcoma


  • Fellowship: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, NH
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School, NH
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

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