Dr. Touloukian is a board certified General Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist with nearly 20 years of practice. He grew up in Woodbridge, CT and graduated from Columbia University Medical School here in NYC before completing his General Surgery training at Duke in Durham, NC and his Surgical Oncology fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. His clinical interests include advanced cutaneous malignancies, gastro-intestinal cancers (primarily gastric and colo-rectal), soft tissue sarcomas (both abdominal and extremity based), along with complex general surgery. He is also proficient in advanced laparoscopy and robotics. In addition, Dr. Touloukian has a vested interest in student and resident education, and basic science research focused on immune-based therapies for cancer. Outside of medicine, Dr. Touloukian is an avid outdoorsman, sailor, skier, chef, and woodworker.