Jonathan M. Hernandez

Jonathan M. Hernandez
9000 Rockville Pike, Building 10, Room 4-3740
Bethesda, MD 20814
General Surgery

Special Interests

Special interest in surgical oncology, hepatopancreatobiliary surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center

Contact This Doctor

Dr. Jonathan Hernandez is a board-certified surgical oncologist and renowned scientist at the Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. His clinical and research efforts focus on improving the oncologic outcomes for people with cancers of the liver, bile ducts and pancreas. He is the principal investigator of several clinical trials that study novel approaches to prevent and treat cancer recurrence. Dr. Hernandez will treat or provide second opinions for patients with a wide range of cancers at the nation’s federally funded cancer center, where treatment is free to those receiving care at the NIH Clinical Center.


Surgical management of cancers involving the liver, bile ducts, pancreas and gastrointestinal tract


Chief, Surgical Oncology Section, Surgical Oncology Program, NIH; Head, Metastasis Biology Section, NIH; Associate Professor of Surgery, USUHS