Dr. Merrick I. Ross MD Surgeon

Dr. Merrick Ross is a surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 48 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1982

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1987

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1989

Scripps Clinic
Fellowship, Immunology, 1982–1983

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Staging work-up and surveillance after treatment of melanoma
Ross MI, Buzaid AC, Gershenwald JE

Tumor node metastasis (TNM) staging system and other prognostic factors in cutaneous melanoma
Ross MI, Buzaid AC, Gershenwald JE

Melanoma, version 4.2014.
Coit, D. G.,Thompson, J. A.,Andtbacka, R.,Anker, C. J.,Bichakjian, C. K.,Carson, W. E.,Daniels, G. A.,Daud, A.,Dimaio, D.,Fleming, M. D.,Gonzalez, R.,Guild, V.,Halpern, A. C.,Hodi, F. S.,Kelley, M. C.,Khushalani, N. I.,Kudchadkar, R. R.,Lange, J. R.,Martini, M. C.,Olszanski, A. J.,Ross, M. I.,Salama, A.,Swetter, S. M.,Tanabe, K. K.,Trisal, V.,Urist, M. M.,McMillian, N. R.,Ho, M.

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