Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic Surgery

About Our Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic Surgery Program

Hepato-biliary or pancreatic surgery is a complex area of general surgery that requires an experienced team for successful treatment. Accurate diagnosis is essential and requires gastroenterologists skilled in endoscopic ultrasound and interventional endoscopy. The surgery depends on experienced surgeons with enough volume to maintain skills and avoid complications. Smooth post operative recovery demands a dedicated, competent critical care team. All of these are available at Jersey Shore where liver and pancreatic cancers are routinely treated. Our team also provides surgical and medical treatment of non-malignant diseases of the pancreas, liver, gall bladder, and bile ducts.

Conditions We Treat

Our experienced team of surgeons in the Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic Surgery Program provide comprehensive treatment for the following conditions:

Biliary Tract

  • Biliary Tract Stricture (narrowing)
  • Acute Biliary Tract Infection: Cholangitis
  • Endoscopic, Laparoscopic and Endo-laparoscopic Surgery
  • Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis
  • Primary or Secondary Choledocholithiasis (common bile duct stones)
  • Biliary Tract Cancer: Peripheral, Hilar and Distal Duct Cholangocarcinoma
  • Biliary Reconstruction for Stricture or Cancer (operation to re-establish bile flow into the small intestine to provide drainage without reflux)


  • Cholecystitis (gallbladder inflammation) / Gallbladder infection
  • Cholecystolithiasis (gallbladder stones)
  • Congenital deformities: choledochal cysts and etc.
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Gallbladder polyps
  • Cholesterosis


  • Liver tumors
  • Liver cancers
  • Liver cysts
  • Liver metastasis
  • Liver Infection and Abscess
  • Echinococcosis / Parasite Infestation
  • Liver trauma
  • Portal Hypertension and Liver Cirrhosis
  • Segment-oriented Anatomic Liver Resection Surgery
  • Three Dimensional Reformatted Images Operation Planning
  • Chemoembolization of Tumors Liver
  • Radiofrequency Induced Thermal Ablation of Liver Tumor

Pancreas and Spleen

  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cyst and Cystic Tumors
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Congenital Anomaly
  • Pancreatic Traumatic Injury
  • Whipple's Operation: Pylorus Preserving and Conventional

Patient Stories

"Treating a Rare Genetic Disease Takes a Team"

Meet Our Physicians

Matteotti, Ronald M.D.
General Surgery

Care Locations

  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center, 1945 Route 33, Neptune, NJ 07753

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