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Shrawan G. Gaitonde, M.D.

Shrawan Gajanan Gaitonde, M.D. Photo

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery



  • Fellowship in Complex Surgical Oncology
    John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John’s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA
  • Residency in General Surgery
    The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
  • Fellowship in Post-Doctoral Research
    The University of Cincinnati Metabolic Diseases Institute, Cincinnati, OH
  • Internship in General Surgery
    The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
  • Medical Doctorate
    Texas A&M College of Medicine, Bryan, TX

Accolades & Memberships

  • Society of Surgical Oncology

Surgery Locations

  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Medical City McKinney
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano


  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Soft Tissue and Retroperitoneal Sarcomas


Dr. Gaitonde performs the following procedures: pancreas resections, gastric (stomach) resections, esophagus resections, liver resections, bile duct resections, splenectomy, adrenalectomy, small intestine resection, colon resection, sarcoma (abdominal/retroperitoneal) resection, skin/soft tissue cancer surgery (melanoma, squamous cell, Merkel cell), port placement, lymph node surgery (sentinel node, complete lymphadenectomy), gallbladder surgery, hernia surgery, various biopsies.

Medical Practice

  • Providence Saint John’s Health Center, General Surgeon, Santa Monica, CA (2015-2017)
  • The University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Trauma, Critical Care, Acute Care Surgeon, Cincinnati, OH (2014-2015)
  • The Christ Hospital, Acute Care, General Surgeon, Cincinnati, OH, (2014-2015) 
  • West Chester Hospital, Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Acute Care Surgeon, West Chester, OH, ( 2014-2015)

Other Information

Dr. Gaitonde is a native of the Texas Hill Country. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, spending time outdoors, playing golf and tennis, and is an avid hunter and fisherman. In addition to being published in multiple peer reviewed journals, he has authored several book chapters on pancreatic cancer, intestinal cancers, and abdominal sepsis.