Minimally Invasive Surgical Oncology Options at McLaren Flint

Month, September

Board-certified surgical oncologist Tolutope Oyasiji, MD offers minimally invasive surgery options for cancer patients at Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Flint.


Dr. Oyasiji utilizes minimally invasive options, ranging from laparoscopic to robotic surgery. With these procedures, Dr. Oyasiji makes smaller incisions resulting in patients recovering faster than with traditional surgery techniques. Patients that need cancerous cells or tissues removed, tumor size reduction or patients who are experiencing symptoms that may be caused by cancer can benefit from surgery. Dr. Oyasiji has expertise in the following sites:


  • Gastrointestinal tract (esophageal, gastric, pancreatic, gall bladder, biliary tract, liver, small intestine, colon and rectum)
  • Soft tissue and endocrine malignancies (thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal)
  • Breast
  • Regional therapy, including hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC - ovarian cancer, colorectal cancer and mesothelioma), isolated limb infusion and perfusion


Dr. Oyasiji is a board-certified general surgeon and a fellowship-trained surgical oncologist. He is a member of the Breast, Gastrointestinal and Melanoma Oncology Multidisciplinary Teams at Karmanos. He works collaboratively with radiation and medical oncologists at Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Flint to ensure the best treatment plan for your patients.


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To talk with Dr. Oyasiji about a patient’s case or to refer a patient call (810) 342-3801 or contact the oncology nurse navigator, Hannah Ardelean, BSN, RN, OCN at (810) 342-4848.