Felipe Suero, MD, Joins Department of Anesthesiology at Fox Chase Cancer Center

November 3, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (November 3, 2016) — Felipe Suero, MD, has joined the department of anesthesiology at Fox Chase Cancer Center as an attending anesthesiologist.

Suero comes to Fox Chase from Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, where he practiced as an attending anesthesiologist for cardiac and general surgeries for ten years. Suero started at Fox Chase on November 1, 2016.

“We’re very excited to have Felipe join our team,” said Kristin K.G. Krauss, MD, chief of anesthesiology. “He is an experienced anesthesiologist, bringing many years of experience to our patients. As our group looks to expand our perioperative care, I am confident he will add a great deal to the Center.”

Suero has worked as a general practitioner in the Spanish Navy, as well as a walk-in clinic in Madrid, Spain. He also served as a thoracic surgeon in the Hospital of Navarra and Hospitals of Granada.

“I have been lucky to work in many high-caliber institutions in different capacities,” said Suero. “It is a privilege to be joining Dr. Krauss and her team at Fox Chase. I am very excited to become a part of the department.” 

Fox Chase Cancer Center (Fox Chase), which includes the Institute for Cancer Research and the American Oncologic Hospital and is a part of Temple Health, is one of the leading comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase is also one of just 10 members of the Alliance of Dedicated Cancer Centers. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence five consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. It is the policy of Fox Chase Cancer Center that there shall be no exclusion from, or participation in, and no one denied the benefits of, the delivery of quality medical care on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, disability, age, ancestry, color, national origin, physical ability, level of education, or source of payment.


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