A general surgeon, Dr. Cheryl Olson specializes in surgical oncology, including cancers of the breast, colon, stomach, skin and pancreas. She also performs highly specialized treatment for intra-abdominal cancers known as hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). Additionally, she has significant expertise in advanced minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgical techniques. Dr. Olson performs robotically-assisted single site surgery for gallbladder removal.
Dr. Olson is committed to the highest standard of patient care, as exemplified by her selection as one of San Diego’s “Top Doctors” in 2006 and 2007.
Areas of Expertise
- Breast Surgery
- General Surgery
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Robotic Surgery
- American Board of Surgery, Surgery, 1997
- University of Colorado, Denver Health Sciences Center, MD, 1989
- Naval Medical Center San Diego, General Surgery, 1990
- Naval Medical Center San Diego, General Surgery, 1996