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Karyn Stitzenberg, MD, MPH


Recipient of the 2020 UNC Health Care and UNC Faculty Physicians Award for Carolina Care Excellence


Colorectal cancer, melanoma and skin malignancies in adults and children; general surgical oncology and endocrine surgery, breast surgical oncology.


  • Fellowship: Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2007 – 2009
  • Residency: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2000 – 2007
  • MD: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2000


General Surgery – Board Certified, 2007


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From the Pulpit to the Operating Room  | April 22, 2019

Pastor John Hedgepeth has spent over 50 years providing advice and guidance to members of his Northwood Temple Church. When it came to his struggle with skin Cancer, he turned to the doctors at UNC Health for support. Read more about Pastor Hedgepeth’s story.

Dr. Karyn Stitzenberg
  • 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