Speciality: Gynecologic Oncologist, Advanced Pelvic Surgery
Dr. Jacob Tangir, MD, offers women advanced care at the Center for Gynecologic Oncology in Hollywood, Miramar, and Hialeah, Florida. His extensive training in gynecologic oncology and advanced pelvic surgery leave you in the most capable hands.
Dr. Tangir earned his medical degree in 1992 from the Central University of Venezuela in Caracas. He served his residency in obstetrics and gynecology and fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Yale University. Dr. Tangir also fulfilled a research fellowship at Harvard Medical School in gynecologic oncology. He is dual board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and gynecologic oncology.
More recent training at the Université Laval in Quebec City, Canada equipped Dr. Tangir to perform minimally invasive gynecologic cancer surgery. He has expertise with laparoscopic and robotic surgeries. He has advanced training in treating gynecologic cancers, complex gynecologic conditions, current chemotherapy, and palliative care. Dr. Tangir was one of the first surgeons to perform robotic gynecologic surgery at several South Florida hospitals.
As a distinguished practitioner, Dr. Tangir now teaches medical students and residents his advanced techniques. He holds a position as Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Nova Southeastern University.
Dr. Tangir maintains memberships with the American Cancer Society, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the Society of Gynecologic Oncology. He occasionally presents at national and international meetings and publishes literature about gynecologic cancer.