Derrick D. Cox, MD

Surgical Oncologist & General Surgeon

Dr. Derrick Cox is a surgical oncologist and general surgeon with Providence Surgical Associates. He received his fellowships in Surgical Oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Immunotherapy & Surgical Oncology at National Cancer Institute/Institutes of Health. Dr. Cox is trained in minimally invasive surgery and use of the da Vinci® robotic surgical system.

Prior to moving to El Paso and joining Providence Surgical Associates, Dr. Cox was a Clinical Instructor of Surgery at State University of New York at Buffalo, as well as a staff surgeon in St. Petersburg, Florida.


  • Hepatobiliary (liver, Pancreas, Biliary)
  • Upper & lower gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Sarcoma
  • Breast and Melanoma
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Appendictis/Appendectomy