Find a Doctor
Browse UPMC doctors and medical professionals to find the care that's right for you. Customize your search by specialty, zip code, last name, and more.
Visit the UPMC Find a Doctor website.
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery
Professor and Raizman-Haney Chair in Surgery
Division of Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Co-Director, UPMC Liver Cancer Center
UPMC Montefiore, 7 South
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2582
Phone: 412-692-2001 or Toll-free at 1-855-74-LIVER
Allan Tsung, MD, FACS, is Professor and Raizman-Haney Chair in the Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He serves as co-director of the UPMC Liver Cancer Center. His clinical interests center on the comprehensive care for all forms of liver, bile duct, and pancreas cancer. He is specialty-trained in liver and pancreatic surgery, with a focus on minimally invasive (laparoscopic and robotic) surgery. Dr. Tsung also co-leads the liver-directed therapy program utilizing hepatic artery chemoembolization and Yttrium 90 internal radiation for primary and metastatic liver cancers, bile duct cancers, and gallbladder carcinoma.
Dr. Tsung earned his medical degree at the SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn College of Medicine. He completed his general surgical residency and a fellowship in hepatobiliary and pancreas surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. His primary research interests are directed toward hepatobiliary and pancreas cancer clinical trials and the role of the tumor micro-environment in the progression of these cancers. Dr. Tsung has active research grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the NIH, and is also the Principal Investigator on multiple clinical trials for liver cancer. He is a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology and has authored more than 50 manuscripts and four book chapters.