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Our Surgical Divisions

The department comprises several surgical divisions, each with its own chief and nationally recognized area of expertise.

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Preparing for Surgery

Our goal is to make your experience informed and comfortable. To support you, we've provided resources to help you prepare for your visit.

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Our Research Program

Our leading-edge research programs contribute important new knowledge to both the surgical and broader medical communities.

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12 Divisions

Total Surgical Divisions

Each has its own chief and nationally-recognized areas of expertise.

20,000 Surgeries

Annual Volume of Procedures

The high volume of procedures results in better outcomes for patients.

$52 Million in

Annual Research Funding

150+ staff members carry out basic science, outcomes and clinical research.