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James and Jesse Millis Distinguished Professor

Carolina Care Excellence 2019

Recipient of the 2019 UNC Health Care and UNC Faculty Physicians Award for Carolina Care Excellence

SPECIALTIES

General surgical oncology, applications of sentinel node technology, breast diseases, novel therapies for metastatic melanoma, endocrine surgery, breast surgical oncology.

EDUCATION

  • Fellowship: John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA, 1995 – 1997
  • Residency: Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH, 1990 – 1995
  • MD: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1990

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

General Surgery – Board Certified, 1996

PUBLICATIONS

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PATIENT STORIES

Anna Crollman, a Young Breast Cancer Survivor | January 23, 2019

UNC Surgery patient Anna Crollman is a breast cancer survivor and sat with us to tell her cancer story. She opens up about her journey with the disease and how it led her to be an advocate for other young women fighting breast cancer. Read more about Anna’s story. 

Dr. David Ollila
  • Phone Numbers

    (919) 966-5221 (Office Phone)

  • (919) 966-8806 (Fax)

  • Address

    Division of Surgical Oncology, CB #7213

    UNC Department of Surgery

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7213