T. Clark Gamblin, MD, MS, MBA

Professor, Surgical Oncology; Stuart D. Wilson Professor of Surgery; Vice Chair, Off-Campus Clinical Operations


  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital
  • Froedtert West Bend Hospital
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center
  • Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital


  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery


  • English

Established Patient Appointments

New Patient Appointments


  • MD - Doctor of Medicine
  • MS -Master of Science
  • MBA - Master of Business Administration


T. Clark Gamblin, MD, MS, MBA, The Stuart D. Wilson Chair in Surgical Oncology is the Chief of Surgical Oncology and the Vice Chair for Off-Campus Clinical Operations for the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Gamblin joined The Medical College of Wisconsin in 2010 from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Gamblin’s practice is focused on hepatobiliary cancer and other gastrointestinal malignancies.

Dr. Gamblin serves on the editorial board for the Annals of Surgery, Annals of Surgical Oncology, and the Journal of Surgical Oncology. He holds memberships in numerous professional and scientific societies including the American Surgical Association and the Society of Clinical Surgery. Dr. Gamblin has more than 225 peer reviewed publications and has authored multiple reviews and book chapters in addition to editing 3 books. He has presented more than 100 lectures on the multimodality management of liver tumors to regional, national and international audiences.

Research Experience

  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
  • Liver
  • Liver Diseases
  • Liver Neoplasms

Clinical Expertise

  • Advanced abdominal malignancies
  • Bile Ducts
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
  • Digestive System Diseases
  • Gallbladder
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Infusion Pumps, Implantable
  • Liver Neoplasms

Methodologies and Techniques

  • Comparative Study
  • Multicenter Studies as Topic
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Practice Guideline
  • Therapies, Investigational
  • Xenograft Model Antitumor Assays

Leadership Positions

  • Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Co-Director of HPB Surgery Clinical Fellowship
  • Director of HPB Surgery Research Fellowship
  • HPB Clinical Program Leader
  • HPB Faculty Research Leader
  • Vice Chair, Off-Campus Clinical Operations

Research Interests

Dr. Gamblin’s research interests include utilizing large dataset to optimize management and outcomes of hepatobiliary patients. He has led multiple research efforts including clinical trials on the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma.