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BennyWekslerMBA, MD, FACS

Benny Weksler MBA, MD, FACS

901.866.8520

7945 Wolf River Blvd. #280
Germantown, TN 38138


901.725.1921

1325 Eastmoreland #410
Memphis, TN 38104

Training

Internship: (Surgery) New York Medical College, Lincoln Medical and Mental Center, Bronx, New York

Residency: (Surgery) New York Medical College, Lincoln Medical and Mental Center, Bronx, New York

Fellowship: (Research) Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York; (Cardiothoracic Surgery) New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; (Minimally Invasive Surgery, Thoracic Surgery) University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Medical Degree

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Job Title

Chief of Thoracic Surgery, Methodist Healthcare

Professor of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Professional Memberships

Surgical Society of New York Medical College (1996)

CTSNet (1997)

Society of Thoracic Surgeons (1999)

Brazilian Society of Thoracic Surgery (2000)

Society of Laparoendscopic Surgeons (2007)

General Thoracic Surgical Club (2008)

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons - SAGES (2008)

International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (2008)

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians (2008)

Society of Laparoendscopic Surgeons (2008)

Fellow, Philadelphia Academy of Surgery (2009)

Association for Academic Surgery, Senior Member (2009)

Associate Clinical Member, Kimmel Cancer Center (2009)

Fellow, American College of Surgeons (2009)

Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society (2009)

Additional Information

2008 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

2009 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

2010 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

2011 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

2012 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

2010 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors

2011 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors

2012 Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors

2011 Pittsburgh Magazine, Pittsburgh Top Doctors

2013 Pittsburgh Magazine, Pittsburgh Top Doctors

2011 U.S. News and World Report, Top Doctor

2012 U.S. News and World Report, Top Doctor

2013 U.S. News and World Report, Top Doctor