Frederick Eilber

Frederick Eilber, MD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgery
Physician, Department of Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Sarcoma Program, Melanoma Program
Member, JCCC Community




Cancer/Surgical Oncology, Surgery General

Institutional Affiliation

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center



Internship, University of Maryland Medical Systems, 1965 - 1966


MD, University of Michigan School of Medicine, 1965


Surgery, University of Texas - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 1972 - 1973
Surgery, University of Maryland Medical Systems, 1970 - 1972

Board Certification

Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 1973

Contact Information


(310) 794-7788 - Surgery Patient Appointments
(310) 206-6909 - Surgical Oncology Information and Referral
(310) 206-6931 - Surgical Oncology Follow-Up Appointments
(310) 825-2644 - Surgical Oncology Referring Physician
(310) 206-6909 - Gastrointestinal Surgery Information and Referral
(310) 206-6931 - Gastrointestinal Surgery Follow-Up Appointments
(310) 206-6909 - Melanoma Information and Referral
(310) 794-1648 - Melanoma Information and Referral
(310) 825-7081 - Melanoma Follow-Up Appointments
(310) 206-6931 - Melanoma Follow-Up Appointments
(310) 825-7086 - Sarcoma Program Information and Referral

Clinical Interests

Bone, Breast, Colon Cancer, Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Limb Salvage, Liver, Melanoma, Pancreas, Sarcoma, Solid Tumors, Thyroid

Scientific Interests

Dr. Frederick Eilber's primary research interests are surgical oncology, tumor immunology and virology.

Highlighted Publications

Eilber FC, Brennan MF, Eilber FR, Eckardt JJ, Grobmyer SR, Riedel E, Forscher C, Maki RG, Singer S. Chemotherapy is associated with improved survival in adult patients with primary extremity synovial sarcoma. Ann Surg. 2007 Jul;246(1):105-13.

Eilber FC, Tap WD, Nelson SD, Eckardt JJ, Eilber FR. Advances in chemotherapy for patients with extremity soft tissue sarcoma. Orthop Clin North Am. 2006 Jan;37(1):15-22. Review.

Eilber FC, Brennan MF, Eilber FR, Dry SM, Singer S, Kattan MW. Validation of the postoperative nomogram for 12-year sarcoma-specific mortality. Cancer. 2004 Nov 15;101(10):2270-5.

Eilber FC, Eilber FR, Eckardt J, Rosen G, Riedel E, Maki RG, Brennan MF, Singer S. The impact of chemotherapy on the survival of patients with high-grade primary extremity liposarcoma. Ann Surg. 2004 Oct;240(4):686-95; discussion 695-7.

Eilber FR, Morton DL, Eckardt J, Grant T, Weisenburger T. Limb salvage for skeletal and soft tissue sarcomas. Multidisciplinary preoperative therapy. Cancer. 1984 Jun 15;53(12):2579-84.