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Meet Our Faculty

Eliza Beal, MD

Assistant Professor (Clinical) – General Surgery and Surgical Oncology
Office Address:
Karmanos Cancer Center
4100 John R
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: 1-800-KARMANOS

Administrative Contact:

Lisa Berant
Fax 313-576-8767

SPECIALTY: General Surgery and Surgical Oncology

General Surgery, Surgical Oncology


Doctor of Medicine: Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2013

Master of Medical Science: Ohio State University, 2017

Residency in General Surgery: Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 

Fellowship in Complex General Surgical Oncology: Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and James Cancer Hospital, Columbus, OH


Beal EW, Owen M, McNamara M, McAlearney AS, Tsung A. Patient-, Provider-, and System-Level Barriers to Surveillance for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in High-Risk Patients in the USA: a Scoping Review J Gastrointest Cancer. 2022 Jul 26. doi: 10.1007/s12029-022- 00851-x. Online ahead of print.

Beal EW, Dalmacy D, Paro A, Hyer JM, Cloyd J, Dillhoff M, Ejaz A, Pawlik TM. Comparing Minimally Invasive and Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer: a Win Ratio Analysis. J Gastrointest Surg. 2022 Aug;26(8):1697-1704. doi: 10.1007/s11605-022-05380-3. Epub 2022 Jun 15.

Beal EW, Chen JC, Kim A, Johnston FM, Abbott DE, Raoof M, Grotz TE, Fournier K, Dineen S, Veerapong J, Clarke C, Staley C, Patel SH, Lambert L, Cloyd JM. Is Cytoreductive Surgery- Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Still Indicated in Patients With Extraperitoneal Disease? J Surg Res. 2022 Sep;277:269-278. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2022.04.007. Epub 2022 May 4.

Beal EW. Algorithm-based management of complications after pancreatic resection. Lancet. 2022 May 14;399(10338):1846-1847. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(22)00626-2. Epub 2022 Apr 28.

Owen ML, Beal EW. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: Patient Selection and Special Considerations. Hepat Med. 2021 Dec 22;13:137-143. doi: 10.2147/HMER.S319027. eCollection 2021.


A complete list of published works can be accessed in MyBibligraphy at 


Ohio State University
— Expert Content Reviewer, Biomedical Informatics 7040 – Clinical Informatics
— Curriculum Design and Instructor, Surgery 8900: Applications of Immunology in Surgery
— Instructor, Health Systems, Informatics and Quality
— Proctor, Osler General Surgery Virtual Mock Oral Course
— Instructor, New Housestaff Orientation, Patient Safety Simulation Lab Instructor
— Surgery Bootcamp Simulation – Open Surgical Skills Lab