Stephen M. Kavic, MD
Professor of Surgery
About Stephen M. Kavic, MDToggle accordion item
Dr. Kavic is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, earning a B.A. in chemistry. He attended medical school at the Yale University School of Medicine. He also received his general surgery residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital, where he served as administrative chief resident. He completed a two-year fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Kavic's clinical interests include minimally invasive abdominal surgery, surgery of the gastrointestinal tract, endoscopy and the surgical treatment of anorectal disease, as well as surgical treatment of hernias. He has pursued multiple research projects on colon cell adhesion, clinical outcomes and quality of life studies.
In addition to being board certified in general surgery, Dr. Kavic has authored or co-authored 25 peer-reviewed scientific papers and chapters. He is also a member of the Association for Surgical Education, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, the Association for Academic Surgery, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
Dr. Kavic was named a "Top Doctor" in the specialty of General Surgery by Baltimore magazine in 2016.
University of Maryland Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
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Yale University School of Medicine, 1997
Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2004
University of Maryland Medical Center - Minimally Invasive Surgery, 2006
American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 2014