James L. Peacock, M.D.

James L. Peacock, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-1611

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Peacock is Associate Professor of Surgery and Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tulane University and performed his residency in general surgery at Vanderbilt University. He performed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the National Cancer Institute. After his appointment at the University of Rochester he was awarded a clinical oncology fellowship from the American Cancer Society. Dr. Peacock's clinical expertise is in the areas of breast cancer, melanoma and gastrointestinal malignancies, including gastric, pancreatic and colorectal cancers. He also is an expert in laparoscopic applications of surgery including treatment of gallstones, hernias and staging procedures for cancer.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Elethea H. Caldwell, MD Teaching Award 2010
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award 2009
Elethea H. Caldwell, MD Teaching Award 2007
Parker J. Palmer "Courage to Teach" Award Nominee 2002
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award 2001
Career Development Award American Cancer Society Fellowship Award 1992
Alfred Blalock Surgical Resident Award 1989
Theodore Drapanas Memorial Award in Surgery 1982
President - Phi Chi Medical Fraternity 1982

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Surgery, Oncology (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Cancer Center

Specialties

Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Education

MD | Medicine | Tulane University Sch Medicine1982
BA | Biology | Colorado College1978

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in General Surgery at Vanderbilt University Hospital09/01/1986 - 06/30/1989
Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at National Cancer Institute09/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Residency in General Surgery at Vanderbilt University Hospital09/01/1983 - 06/30/1984
Internship in General Surgery at Vanderbilt University Hospital09/01/1982 - 06/30/1983