Shoshana Hacker, MD, a General Surgeon with Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists

Get to know General Surgeon Dr. Shoshana Hacker, who serves patients in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

Dr. Hacker is a board-certified general surgeon who can be found on staff at Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The surgeons at Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists are dedicated to providing world-class medical care to the patients in the community. They foster an environment of mutual respect through teamwork, professionalism, and on-going education of employees and physicians with special emphasis on what benefits their patients. 

Alongside her job position at Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists, Dr. Hacker is affiliated with St. Lucie Medical Center – a full-service emergency care hospital specializing in maternity and cardiovascular care in Port St. Lucie. 

As the first physician in her family, she is passionate about educating others on the importance of higher education and following their dreams. She serves as a mentor at Florida State University College of Medicine, and supports a number of non-profit organizations that benefit healthcare.

After completing her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida at Gainesville in 2006, Dr. Hacker went on to earn her medical degree from Florida State University College of Medicine in Tallahassee, Florida in 2010. Thereafter, she completed her residency in general surgery at Saint Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, followed by her fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

In addition to being a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, she is a proud member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the Association of Women Surgeons. Moreover, she holds board certification in surgery by the American Board of Surgery, an independent, non-profit organization, founded for the purpose of certifying surgeons who have met a defined standard of education, training, and knowledge.

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. A general surgeon performs a wide range of abdominal surgeries for many forms of intestinal and abdominal wall neoplasms, gallbladder disease, gastric and pancreatic disease. They follow the patient through critical care and surgical recovery all the way to outpatient care. 

 In her spare time, Dr. Hacker enjoys traveling, scrapbooking, and long-distance running.

Learn more about Dr. Shoshana Hacker:
Through her findatopdoc profile, or through Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists, 

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