Leadership

Our leadership, teamwork, mission and vision result in the best outcomes for our surgical patients.

Chairperson of Surgical Services Anthy Demestihas, MD, ensures that our medical staff remains focused on providing outstanding service through innovative surgical treatments and technology. Her leadership recognizes the value of our team of skilled professionals that keeps St. Vincent’s on the leading edge of surgical intervention.

Charles Cha MD, FACS, is now the Chief of Surgical Oncology at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Director of Surgical Oncology for Fairfield Region, as well as Medical Director of the Digestive Health Center, Fairfield Region. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery for patients with liver, pancreas, biliary, small bowel and gastric disease, both benign and malignant, and built the largest liver (HPB) surgery practice in the state of Connecticut. 

Our surgeons and specialists, anesthesiologists, operating room and recovery nurses, and other medical and support staff, work individually and collectively in a multidisciplinary setting to provide you with the best surgical care.

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