Dr. Benjamin Deschner

Benjamin Deschner

Benjamin Deschner
Surgical Oncologist

Languages spoken


Expert in

Colon/Rectum, Skin, Breast, Adrenal, Sarcoma, Pancreas, Liver, Gastrointestinal



Asheville (General Surgery)
Asheville (General Surgery)

20 Medical Park Drive
Asheville, North Carolina 28803

35.5556584, -82.5224131

Dr. Benjamin Deschner is double board certified in general surgery and complex general surgical oncology. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and went on to complete his residency training at Northwestern University, serving as administrative chief resident during his final year. He then completed a surgical oncology fellowship at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

Dr. Deschner offers minimally invasive and robotic surgery, and values a multidisciplinary, evidence-based, and personalized care plan with an emphasis on patient and family communication.

Career positions

Current position(s)
  • GenesisCare, Board Certified Surgical Oncologist, Asheville, NC
Past position(s)
  • Mission Health


  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
  • McGaw Medical Center at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Expertise and interests

  • Colon/Rectum
  • Skin
  • Breast 
  • Adrenal
  • Sarcoma
  • Pancreas
  • Liver
  • Gastrointestinal

Thank you for submitting.

We will be in touch within 24 hours.

An unexpected error has occurred.

You will need to complete the form again, sorry for the inconvenience.

How can we help?

Our staff will provide answers to your questions within 24 hours. Otherwise, if you have a medical emergency please call 911.

*Indicates a required field