Biography: Frederic Eckhauser

Frederic Eckhauser, M.D.
East Baltimore

Contact Information
Office Phone:  (410) 512-0932
Appointment Phone:  (410) 933-1233
Email:  Not Available

Research Interests
  • Alimentary tract physiology, Pancreatic tumors, Chronic pancreatitis

Frederic E. Eckhauser received his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton and his medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. He completed all of his surgical training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and spent six months at the Frenchay Hospital and the Bristol Royal Infirmary in England as a Senior registrar in Thoracic Surgery. He served as the Charles G. Child III Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of GI Surgery at the University of Michigan for 25 years before returning to Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2001 where he now serves as Professor of Surgery and Director of Clinical Operations. His main clinical interests include alimentary tract surgery, with a special interest in pancreatobiliary diseases, inflammatory bowel disease, GI tract motility disturbances, and complex re-operative surgery of the GI tract.


  • B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton
  • M.D., University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Diplomat of American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons



  • The Halsted Society
  • The Baltimore Academy of Surgery (President, 2004-2005)
  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • American Surgical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  • Society of American Gastroenterological Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
  • Society of Surgical Oncology