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Stephanie Angela King, MD

Stephanie King, MD

Clinical Locations

Primary Location

Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111

About

Director, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Postgraduate Training

Treatment Focus

Minimally invasive surgery

Key Awards

  • Philadelphia Magazine Top Docs, 2011-2016
  • America’s Top Doctors® 2016
  • Best Doctors in America® 2014
  • Philadelphia Magazine Best of Philadelphia – Doctors for Women, 2000, 2002-2006

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Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1988-1990
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1984-1988
  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1983

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology Oncology

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Association
  • Philadelphia Obstetrical Society
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
  • Society Of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society

Honors & Awards

  • Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors, 2011-2016
  • America’s Top Doctors®, 2016
  • Best Doctors in America®, 2014
  • Angela Carlino Award for Excellence in Ovarian Cancer Research/Care, 2008
  • Philadelphia Magazine Best of Philadelphia – Doctors for Women, 2000, 2002-2006
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Teaching, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College, 2000
  • Honorable Mention, Humanitarianism in Medicine, 1983
Patient Stories

Alison Kovalchik

Breast Cancer;  Colorectal Cancer

Alison Kovalchik

Breast Cancer;  Colorectal Cancer

Alison Kovalchik believes that her positive mindset, staying active, her fantastic friends, supportive family and her faith all played a positive role in her life.

“In 2016, I turned 60 years old but I tend to believe I am still in my thirties,” Alison shares. “I have two incredible and supportive children. My son is 29 years old and works in the field of anthropology and archaeology, and is an avid mountain biker. My daughter is 27 years old. She is a voice-over actor and Pilates instructor and artist.”

Sister Marcille McEntee

Skin Cancer;  Ureteral Cancer

Sister Marcille McEntee

Skin Cancer;  Ureteral Cancer

Sister Marcille McEntee is no stranger to miracles.  As a Sister, and Servant of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, her faith is deep and abiding.  Yet to see a miracle at work in her own life is still a special blessing.  

Carol Kalinich

GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)

Carol Kalinich

GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)

"On October 29, 2012, I thought I had a bad case of the flu. I had slight pains on the right side and was really tired. I decided to go to the local hospital for a checkup and that’s when everything in my world started to change. I ended up with emergency surgery that day for an appendectomy. Afterwards my surgeon, Dr. Carlos Villarreal, and my best friend, Dr. Richard Bindie, told me that if I had waited a couple more hours I would have been dead. Dr.

Brooke Fuller

Colorectal Cancer

Brooke Fuller

Colorectal Cancer

Brooke Fuller enjoys working as a floral designer. She and her husband, Scott, are parents to one son, Pierce, who turned four in 2015. In January, 2014, at age 30, Brooke was diagnosed with stage 2 rectal cancer.

Marion Utain

Breast Cancer

Marion Utain

Breast Cancer

Marion Utain recalls hearing the worst news she could imagine: she had breast cancer. And then, as she tells the story, the miracles started. A month after her annual gynecological exam in November 2011 at 46, Marion felt a lump in her left breast. She made an appointment to see her doctor the next day.

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Research Profile

Research Interests

  • Minimally invasive surgery and single port access surgery