Melanie C Ongchin, MD, FACS

Melanie C. Ongchin, MD, FACS
  • Secondary Specialty:

    Surgical Oncology
  • Board Certifications:

    Surgery, Surgical Oncology
  • Education:

    MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • Residency:

    SUNY at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY
  • Fellowships:

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Affiliations:

    UPMC Passavant UPMC Shadyside UPMC Jameson UPMC Presbyterian UPMC Williamsport


Melanie C. Ongchin, MD, FACS, is a surgical oncologist and specializes in the treatment of recurrent malignancies and peritoneal carcinomatosis.

Dr. Ongchin is board-certified in general surgery and complex surgical oncology. She received her medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School in Newark, N.J. Dr. Ongchin completed a research fellowship at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. She also completed a residency at the State University of New York, University at Buffalo in N.Y., followed by a fellowship in surgical oncology at UPMC.

Dr. Ongchin is a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology and the American College of Surgeons.