Ronald F. Wolf, MD

Ronald Wolf, M.D. is a liver and pancreatic surgeon at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Medical Center. His clinical interests include pancreatic adenocarcinoma, colon and rectal cancers that have metastasized to the liver, surgical treatment for bile duct tumors and cysts, as well as surgery for soft tissue sarcoma.

He received his medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and two residencies in general surgery at UC Davis. He then completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where he also served as a clinical research fellow.

Dr. Wolf previously served as the Director of Surgical Education at St. Vincent Medical Center and later Medical Director of Liver and Pancreas Surgery (HBP) at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Dr. Wolf participated at a leadership level with fellowship level training of HPB surgeons while at Providence Portland Medical Center until 2017. He recently moved to take a similar position at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute and serves as a professor of surgery at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center. The new services are being offered by a high-volume surgical team at Long Beach Medical Center, including laparoscopic pancreas and liver procedures.

Areas of Interest

  • Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Liver, Bile Duct and Pancreatic Cancer

Sub Specialties

  • Liver & Pancreas Services
  • Liver Cancer Services
  • Pancreas Cancer Services
  • Adrenal, Gallbladder, GIST and Sarcoma Services
  • Gastric, Esophageal Cancer
  • Surgery Services


  • General Surgery


Medical Education
Oregon Health & Sciences University - School of Medicine
UC Davis Medical Center
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations