David McAneny, MD
Dr. David McAneny’s practice is devoted to Endocrine Surgery, Surgical Oncology (cancer surgery), and General Surgery, especially Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery. His fellowship training was in Upper GI Surgery, with emphasis on the pancreas and the biliary tract. His surgical expertise is in tumors and other diseases of the endocrine organs (e.g., thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and pancreas), gastrointestinal tract (e.g., esophagus, stomach, and bowel), pancreas, hepatobiliary system, and spleen. He is experienced in laparoscopic surgery for gallbladder disease, splenectomy, adrenalectomy, bowel resection, gastroesophageal diseases, and tumor staging.
Dr. McAneny’s publications and presentations involve thyroid disease, parathyroid surgery, adrenal surgery, colorectal cancer, pancreas cancer, the biliary tract, the spleen, surgery workforce projections, and quality improvement programs in surgery. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the American College of Surgeons, and an active member of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, the Society of Surgical Oncology, the New England Surgical Society, the Boston Surgical Society, and other professional organizations.
Dr. McAneny is the Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and is a Professor of Surgery. In addition, he serves as Division Chief of General Surgery and Section Chief of Surgical Oncology. Dr. McAneny is a Past-President of the Medical-Dental Staff of Boston Medical Center, a Past-President of the Massachusetts Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, and former Massachusetts state chairman of the Commission on Cancer. He is the recipient of the 2005 Grant V. Rodkey Award, bestowed by the Massachusetts Medical Society for “outstanding contributions to medical education and medical students.” He is the 2008 Boston University faculty selection for Alpha Omega Alpha, the national honor medical society, and he is the current faculty director of the AOA chapter at BUSM. He received the Erwin F. Hirsch, M.D. Teaching Award from the graduating Boston University Surgery chief residents in 2009 and 2014, The Stanley L. Robbins Award for Excellence in Teaching, conferred at the 2010 graduation to the “outstanding educator at the Boston University School of Medicine,” and the Educator of the Year Award in Clinical Sciences, conferred at the 2013 BUSM graduation ceremony.