Pierre Greeff, MD, FACS – Surgical Oncologist
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Medical School of the University of Cape Town, South Africa
Internship / Residency
Greys Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
General Surgery - St. Joseph Hospital, Houston
Surgical Oncology - The Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research, St. Joseph Hospital
American Board of Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
"Cancer Treatment Centers of America has provided a wonderful venue and environment for me to do what I love to do, and where we're able to help patients with their serious problems."
Dr. Pierre Greeff
When it comes to addressing the complex surgical needs of cancer patients, Dr. Pierre Greeff is meeting the challenge each day at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Southwestern Regional Medical Center (Southwestern).
Dr. Greeff earned a medical degree from the Medical School of the University of Cape Town in South Africa. Following medical school, he completed a medical/surgical internship at Greys Hospital in South Africa, where he subsequently served as Medical Officer of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
In 1968, Dr. Greeff moved to the United States and completed a general surgery residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas, followed by a surgical oncology fellowship through the Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research.
Prior to joining CTCA, Dr. Greeff’s background includes running a thriving general surgery and surgical oncology practice, as well as training under one of the most renowned cancer surgeons in the country.
In addition, Dr. Greeff spent over 20 years as a member of the surgical teaching staff at St. Joseph Hospital. There, he also served for several years as the Associate Scientific Director of the Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research and the Director of the Clinical Hyperthermia Center, which he founded.
Dr. Greeff is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Other Surgical Oncologists at Southwestern
- Samuel Corwin Bieligk, MD, FACS