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Department of Surgery Divisions & Faculty

acute care and trauma surgery

Acute Care Surgery and Trauma Surgery
We offer advanced treatment for complex surgical issues in critically ill patients and victims of bodily trauma.

Cardiac Surgeon

Cardiac Surgery
Our cardiac surgeons are experts in bypass, valve, transplant and ablation surgery, and are pioneering surgical techniques for heart failure and minimally-invasive and robotic procedures.

Surgical Oncologist

General Surgery and Surgical Oncology
From bariatric and hernia surgery to cancer and stomach surgery, our surgeons have the advanced skills and innovative techniques of multiple sub-specialties.

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
When surgery is less invasive, incisions are smaller and recovery times may be quicker. Our surgeons have deep experience with robotic, laparoscopic and endoscopic techniques (including NOTES).

Pediatric Surgeon

Pediatric Surgery
Our world-famous pediatric surgeons bring a high level of skill and the benefits of groundbreaking research to their young patients. 

Thoracic Surgeon

Thoracic Surgery
For conditions of the chest including the lungs, esophagus, trachea and diaphragm, our thoracic surgeons are expanding treatment options to reduce the impact of surgery.

Transplant surgical team

Transplant Surgery
Our transplant team continues to develop innovative techniques improve heart, lung, liver, pancreas, bone marrow, cornea and kidney transplants.

Vascular Surgeon

Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
Treating diseases of the arteries and veins, our vascular experts perform both open and minimally invasive surgery for aneurysms, stroke and clot prevention and varicose veins.

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