Physician Profile

Christina E. Stevenson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Assistant Professor
Office Locations:

Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 4th Floor
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Surgery
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolThe George Washington UniversityClasical Humanities
Medical SchoolGeorge Washington University School of MedicineEarly Selection Medical Program
Graduate SchoolUniversity of ConnecticutClinical and Translational Research
InternshipWashington Hospital CenterGeneral Surgery
ResidencyWashington Hospital CenterGeneral Surgery
FellowshipNational Cancer Institute, National Institutes of HealthSurgical Oncology
ResidencyHahnemann University HospitalGeneral Surgery
FellowshipVirginia Commonweatlh University Medical CollegeSurgical Oncology
Hospital Affiliation:
  • UConn John Dempsey Hospital
Clinical Interests:

Breast cancer, endocrine neoplasia (thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal), robotic surgery

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

The role of margin status and reexcision in local recurrence following breast conservation surgery. Adams, Barbara J; Zoon, Christine K; Stevenson, Christina; Chitnavis, Padma; Wolfe, Luke; Bear, Harry D. (2013). Annals of surgical oncology, 7, (20), 2250-5.

Bevacizumab and breast cancer: what does the future hold?. Stevenson, Christina E; Nagahashi, Masayuki; Ramachandran, Subramaniam; Yamada, Akimitsu; Bear, Harry D; Takabe, Kazuaki. (2012). Future oncology (London, England), 4, (8), 403-14.

Patient factors affecting operative times for single-incision trans-axillary robotic-assisted (STAR) thyroid lobectomy: does size matter?. Stevenson, Christina E; Gardner, David F; Grover, Amelia C. (2011). Annals of surgical oncology, 5, (19), 1460-5.

Targeting sphingosine-1-phosphate in hematologic malignancies. Stevenson, Christina E; Takabe, Kazuaki; Nagahashi, Masayuki; Milstien, Sheldon; Spiegel, Sarah. (2011). Anti-cancer agents in medicinal chemistry, 9, (11), 794-8.

Functional characterization of filamin a interacting protein 1-like, a novel candidate for antivascular cancer therapy. Kwon, Mijung; Hanna, Engy; Lorang, Dominique; He, Mei; Quick, John S; Adem, Asha; Stevenson, Christina; Chung, Joon-Yong; Hewitt, Stephen M; Zudaire, Enrique; Esposito, Dominic; Cuttitta, Frank; Libutti, Steven K. (2008). Cancer research, 18, (68), 7332-41.