Vanitha Vasudevan, MD, FACS

Dr. Vanitha Vasudevan

Vanitha Vasudevan, MD, FACS

General Surgery and Oncological Surgery

PHONE: 305-820-6657

 | FAX: 305-820-6658

PHONE: 305-820-6657


Practicing since : 2008
Specialty : General Surgery, Oncology Surgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Florida Medical Center, Palmetto General Hospital
Language(s) : English, Hindi, Tamil

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications



Medical School
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Miami, FL – General Surgery

Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India – General Surgery
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India – Pediatric Surgery
University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Miami, FL – General Surgery
University of Miami, Palm Beach Regional Campus, Atlantis, FL – General Surgery

University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Miami, FL – Pediatric Surgery

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

General Surgeon and Oncological Surgeon, Tenet Florida Physician Services, Hialeah, FL, 2014 – Present

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery and Robotic Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal and Gallbladder Surgery
  • Breast Surgery / Breast Cancer
  • Skin and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Liver and Pancreas Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, American College of Surgeons

Member, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

Member, Indian Physicians of Florida

Member, Broward County Medical Association

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

  • George Paff Teaching Award – University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine – Regional Campus – for excellence in medical education, April 2014
  • Resident of the Year – University of Miami, Palm Beach Regional Campus – General Surgery, 2012 – 2013
  • Intern of the Year – University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Miami, FL – General Surgery, 2009 – 2010

Diseases & Conditions

Diseases & Conditions

  • Achalasia/Trouble Swallowing
  • Benign Tumors
  • Bile Duct and Gallbladder Cancer
  • Blood Related Cancers
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Abdominal Wall Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia

Center for Advanced Surgical Oncology

7150 W 20th Ave.
Ste 615
Hialeah, FL 33016


Location Details

M-F, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Breast Conserving Surgery: Has the Standard of Care Enhanced Outcomes for Patients?

By: Arrangoiz, R., De Llano, J., Mijares, M., Fernandez-Christlieb, G., Vasudevan, V., Sastry, A. and Legaspi, A.|Date: January 28, 2021|Source: Advances in Breast Cancer Research, Vol.10, No.1, January 2021, doi: 10.4236/abcr.2021.101001

Promising advances in Budd-Chiari syndrome in children

By: Vasudevan V, Joshi DC|Date: October 01, 2018|Source: Indian Pediatrics 2018 Oct; 55(10): 857-858

Robotic paraesophageal hernia repair: a single-center experience and systematic review

By: Vasudevan V, Reusche R, Nelson E, Kaza S|Date: April 03, 2017|Source: .J Robot Surg. 2017 Apr 3. doi: 10.1007/s11701-017-0697-x

Clinical outcomes and cost–benefit analysis comparing laparoscopic and robotic colorectal surgeries

By: Vasudevan V, Reusche R, Wallace H, Kaza S.|Date: December 30, 2016|Source: Surgical Endoscopy. Surg Endosc. 2016 Dec;30(12):590-5493

Pediatric Solid Tumors and Second Malignancies: Characteristics and Survival Outcomes

By: Cheung M, Relin Y, Zhuge Y, Fischer AC, Koniaris L, Sola JE|Date: August 26, 2014|Source: Journal of Surgical Research. May 1990; 160(2):184-9, Epub, June 21, 2009/PMID: 19765728 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Salute to Physicians Profile Features Dr. Vanitha Vasudevan

By: Charles Felix | Date: March 18, 2021 | Source: South Florida Hospital News and Healthcare Report

Dr. Vanitha Vasudevan talks about the latest in robotic, minimally invasive surgery and in earning the distinction of Fellow, of the American College of Surgeons

By: David DiPino | Date: December 5, 2017 | Source: You and Your Doctor Show, WWNN 95.3 FM, 1470 AM, iHeartRadio app, AMP2.TV on YouTube, Facebook Live

Dr. Vanitha Vasudevan explains the types of general and oncological surgery care she provides in Fort Lauderdale and Hialeah

By: David DiPino | Date: February 13, 2017 | Source: Doctors Are People Too... iHeartRadio Show on WWNN 95.3 FM & 1470 AM, AMP2.TV, You Tube

General and Oncological Surgeon joins Tenet Florida Physician Services in Hialeah

By: David DiPino | Date: September 15, 2014 | Source: Tenet Florida Physician Services

Dr. Vasudevan | Meet the Doctor
Dr. Vasudevan | Meet the Doctor