Mark Hennon, MD, FACS Mark Hennon, MD, FACS

Mark Hennon

Thoracic Surgery
Top Doctors 2021

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Top Doctors 2021

Specializing In:

Thoracic/Esophageal Surgical Oncology

Special Interests:

Outcomes associated with VATS surgery for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer Minimally invasive approaches to chest wall resection Peri-operative pain control strategies in thoracic surgery

About Mark Hennon


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Associate Professor of Oncology
  • Director, Thoracic Surgery Training Program

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Surgery


Education and Training:

  • 2002 - MD - State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY
  • 1998 - BS with Honors in Chemistry, summa cum laude - Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA


  • 2010 - Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • 2007-2008 - Executive Chief Resident - Allegheny General Hospital
  • 2006 - Clinical Research Resident - Allegheny General Hospital
  • 2003- 2005, 2006-2008 - General Surgery Resident, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA


  • 2011 - Thoracic Surgical Oncology/Minimally Invasive Fellowship Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • Hennon MW, Dexter EU, Huang M, Kane J, Nwogu C, Picone A, Yendamuri S, Demmy TL: Does Thoracoscopic Surgery Decrease the Morbidity of Combined Lung and Chest Wall Resection? Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 June: 99(6): 1929-35.
  • Battoo A, Jahan A, Yang Z, Nwogu C, Yendamuri S, Dexter E, Hennon M, Picone A, Demmy T: Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy An 11-year Experience. Chest 2014; 146(5):1300-1309.
  • Yendamuri S, Sharma R, Demmy M, Groman A, Hennon M, Dexter E, Nwogu C, Miller A, Demmy T. Temporal Trends in Outcomes Following Sublobar and Lobar Resections for Small (≤ 2 cm) Non-small Cell Lung Cancers--a Surveillance Epidemiology End Results Database Analysis. J Surg Res 2013; 183(1): 27-32.
  • Nwogu C, Yendamuri S, Tan W, Kannisto E, Bogner P, Morrison C, Cheney R, Dexter E, Picone A, Hennon M, Hutson A, Reid M, Adjei A, Demmy T. Lung Cancer Lymph Node Micrometastasis Detection Using RT-PCR-Correlation with Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) Expression. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2013; 145(3): 702-708. PMC3584695.
  • Hennon M, Yendamuri S. Advances in Lung Cancer Surgery. J Carcinog 2012; 11: 21.
  • Demmy TL, Yendamuri s, Hennon MW, Dexter EU, Picone AL, Nwogu C. Thoracoscopic Maneuvers for Chest Wall Resection and Reconstruction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012; 144(3): S52-S57.
  • Demmy TL, Yendamuri S, Hennon MW, Dexter EU, Picone AL, Nwogu C. Thoracoscopic maneuvers for chest wall resection and reconstruction. Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery 2012;1443:S52-S57
  • Hennon MW, Kothari A, Maloney JD, Weigel T. Implementation of an Acuity Adaptable Patient Care Unit is associated with improved outcomes after major pulmonary resections. Journal of surgical research2011; 1701:e17-e21
  • Hennon M, Sahai RK, Yendamuri S, Tan W, Demmy TL, Nwogu C. Safety of thoracoscopic lobectomy in locally advanced lung cancer. Annals of surgical oncology 2011; 1813:3732-3736