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Frederick D Cason, MD

Frederick D Cason, MD

General Surgery
Dr. Frederick Cason is Board Certified in General Surgery and received his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis Missouri. He completed his residency in Surgery at U.S. Navy Hospital in Oakland California and University of California at San Francisco hospitals and clinics. He is an experienced general surgeon certified by the American Board of Surgery and specializing in the surgery of gastrointestinal cancer, soft tissue sarcomas, endocrine disorders, and other maladies of the gastrointestinal tract and abdominal wall. Dr. Cason served in the U.S. Navy Medical Corps and later as Surgeon-in-Chief of the VA hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been a surgical educator, having earned the university academic rank of Professor of Surgery, and he has been the senior administrator of a Department of Surgery. He is a strong advocate and resource for patients with cancer. He was an active member of the attending staff and cancer treatment team at historic Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.
Care Philosophy

The training of young surgeons is an important part of his surgical practice. He brings to Nature Coast Surgical and Oak Hill Hospital a unique experience in academic, private, and military surgery. He served for over a decade as a surgeon in the United States Navy and worked earlier in his career in both solo and group general surgery private practice.

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Adrenal Gland Cancer

Adrenal Gland Disease

Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Biopsy of Lymphomas and Splenectomy for Thrombocytopenic Disorders

Gallbladder Disease

Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease

Gastro-Intestinal Tract Cancer

Hernias of the Abdominal Wall and Groin

Malignancies of the Skin


Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery


Parathyroid Cancer

Parathyroid Disease

Soft Tissue Sarcomas of Trunk and Extremities

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Disease

Vascular Access/Port Placement for Chemotherapy

6 Reviews
Visit Preparation: 5.0

Provider Explanation: 4.0

Office Wait Time: 5.0

Patient Recommendation: 5.0

Learn More Last updated: 05/05/2017
  • General Surgery - Primary - Board Certified
  • Gender: Male
  • Undergraduate Degree: Purdue University
  • Graduate Degree: St. Louis School of Medicine - 1978
  • Internship: Naval Regional Medical Center - 1979
  • Residency: Surgery - U.S. Navy Hospital,Oakland California and University of California at San Francisco - 1984
  • Residency: University of California, San Francisco - 1984
  • English
  • Oak Hill Hospital
  • Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point