Christiana Shaw, M.D.

Christiana M Shaw, M.D. - Background

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Biography

Dr. Shaw is an associate professor in the division of general surgery at the UF College of Medicine who focuses her clinical efforts on surgical oncology.

A fifth-generation Floridian, Dr. Shaw was born in Florida and grew up on the gulf coast. She attended The Florida State University for undergraduate education and the University of Miami for medical school prior to completing a general surgery residency at Tufts University in Boston. She completed a surgical oncology fellowship prior to starting at the University of Florida.

Dr. Shaw is an expert in surgical removal of cancers, focusing on cancers of the head and neck, skin and connective tissue, and breast. With two years of additional training dedicated to the complex care of the cancer patient, she is well versed in the latest surgery and treatment options.

Her expertise includes surgical solutions for cancers of the adrenal, thyroid and parathyroid glands, as well as sarcomas, melanomas, and breast cancer. She offers sensitivity, compassion and a high level of care to her patients, and welcomes the challenge to provide cures from the most complex cases

Education

Fellowship - Oncology
Fox Chase Cancer Center
2010

Residency - Surgery
Tufts Medical Center
2008

Internship - Surgery
Boston Medical Center
2004

Medical Degree
University of Miami
2003

Board Certification

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Honors and Awards

Physician Shadowing Exemplary Mentor
University of Florida
2017

Best Clinical Abstract Presentation
University of Florida
2017

Physician Shadowing Exemplary Mentor
University of Florida
2016

Cancer Research
Florida American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting
2016

Cancer Research
Florida American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting
2016

Best Faculty Abstract Presentation
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville
2015

Mentoring Outside the Box
UF Cancer Center Celebration of Excellence
2015

Excellence in Teaching
University of Florida College of Medicine
2014-2017

Lester R. Dragstedt Physician-Scientist Award
University of Florida Department of Surgery
2014

Best Clinical Abstract Presentation
University of Florida
2013

Excellence in Teaching
University of Florida College of Medicine
2011-2013

John A. Ridge Fellow
Fox Chase Cancer Center
2009-2010

Academic Chief Fellow
Fox Chase Cancer Center
2009-2010

Excellence in Teaching
Tufts Medical School
2008