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Orlando Surgical Specialists

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J. Pablo Arnoletti, MD, FACS

Dr. Arnoletti is a surgical oncologist, board certified in general surgery and focuses on multi-disciplinary care of patients with tumors of the pancreas, stomach, liver, bile ducts and bowel. He currently serves as the Chief of Surgical Oncology and focuses on minimally invasive surgical approaches for the treatment of these conditions.

Louis H. Barr, MD, FACS

Dr. Barr is board certified in general surgery and focuses on breast cancer and benign breast problems. He serves as the Medical Director at Florida Hospital Cancer Institute and Breast Program Leader.

Tracy R. Bilski, MD, FACS

Dr. Bilski, board certified and fellowship-trained general surgeon, specializes in trauma surgery and surgical critical care. She joins the medical team at The Center for Specialized Surgery with nearly two decades of clinical experience, including providing expert care to both patients and her country while serving in the United States Navy.

Jeffrey C. Chiu, MD

Dr. Chiu joins the elite medical team at The Center for Specialized Surgery. His chief medical interests include minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, as well as breast, endocrine and gastrointestinal surgery. He earned his medical degree from the Florida State University College of Medicine in 2009 and completed a residency in general surgery at Florida Hospital Orlando.

Sebastian de la Fuente, MD, FACS

Dr. de la Fuente is board certified in general surgery and fellowship trained in advanced surgical oncology, for which he also holds advanced certification. His surgical specialties include pancreatic cancer, benign pancreatic diseases, liver and bile duct diseases, gastrointestinal diseases, sarcoma and melanoma, focusing on minimally-invasive techniques.

Steve Eubanks, MD, FACS

Dr. Eubanks is a board-certified general surgeon and specializes in minimally-invasive and robotic surgery for upper gastrointestinal diseases. Since joining Florida Hospital, he has served as Director for the Florida Hospital Academic Surgery.

Alexander N. Evans, MD, MBA, FACS

Dr. Evans is board certified in general surgery and specializes in acute care surgery, the management of traumatic injury and critical care medicine. He serves as a dedicated inpatient general surgeon and critical care specialist who can perform an array of laparoscopic and minimally-invasive surgical procedures.

Rhonda L. Harmon, MD, FACS

Dr. Harmon is a board-certified general surgeon and specializes in breast cancer and skin cancer surgery. She serves as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at Florida State University and University of Central Florida College of Medicine.

Jean F. Miner, MD, FACS

Dr. Miner is a board-certified general surgeon and serves as the program director for the General Surgery Residency program at Florida Hospital. She specializes in hernia repair surgery—from the simple to the complex—and received advanced training to perform single-incision cholecystectomy.

Joseph D. Portoghese, MD, FACS

Dr. Portoghese was originally board certified in general surgery in 1992 and dually specializes in general surgery and minimally-invasive surgery for array of medical conditions. In his extensive history with Florida Hospital, he served as President of Medical Staff from 2004 to 2006, and currently serves as the Chief Academic Officer.

Alric V. Simmonds, Jr, MD, FACS

Dr. Simmonds is a board-certified general surgeon, specializing in breast cancer surgery, endocrine surgery (thyroid/parathyroid) and hernia repairs. He became the second member of the faculty to join the Florida Hospital General Surgery Residency Program in 2006 and now serves as the Assistant Director.