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Veillette, Gregory, MD, FACS Chief, Surgical Oncology and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery

Veillette, Gregory
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Language(s): English
Department: Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery

Dr. Gregory Veillette is a multi-organ transplant surgeon, performing liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, pediatric kidney and liver transplantation, live donor liver surgery, and hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery. Dr. Veillette earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, CT. He completed his General Surgery residency training at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, during which time he also completed a research fellowship in transplantation biology at Harvard Medical School. Following residency, Dr. Veillette completed his fellowship training in Abdominal Transplantation at the University of California, San Francisco. He is board certified in General Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons.

Dr. Veillette joined the Intra-Abdominal Transplant Center at Westchester Medical Center in 2013. Currently, Dr. Veillette serves as the Chief of hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, as well as the surgical director for pancreas transplantation and pediatric kidney transplantation. Dr. Veillette is Assistant Professor of Surgery at New York Medical College and is the Associate Program Director for the General Surgery residency program at Westchester Medical Center.

Dr. Veillette has surgical expertise in liver, kidney and pancreas transplantation, as well as all aspects of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery. His research interests include transplantation tolerance, the immunologic response to brain death and malignancies of the liver, bile duct and pancreas.

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Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Internship: General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: Abdominal Transplantation, University of California, San Francisco


Specialties: General Surgery
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Pancreatic Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Special Clinical Interest:
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Liver Cancer)
  • Cholangiocarcinoma (Bile Duct Cancer)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreatitis
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Multi-Organ Transplantation
  • Pediatric Transplantation
  • Living Donor Hepatectomy
  • Management of Post-Transplant Complications
  • General Surgery in Patients with Cirrhosis
  • Management of Acute and Chronic Rejection
  • Re-transplantation


Westchester Medical Center
Ambulatory Care Pavilion, 3rd Floor

100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone: 914.493.1990
Fax: 914.493.7595