Department of Surgery
We believe that because of diversity we excel; through inclusion we respect; focused on equity we serve, heal, educate and innovate.
The Department of Surgery is committed to recruiting candidates from diverse backgrounds. We have a diversity committee of faculty, staff and residents that meets to discuss program development.
Our Surgical Divisions
The department comprises several surgical divisions, each with its own chief and nationally recognized area of expertise.
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.
Our Research Program
Our leading-edge research programs contribute important new knowledge to both the surgical and broader medical communities.
With your support, we can ensure that our patients will continue to benefit from our cutting-edge research and commitment to training tomorrow’s clinicians.
Total Surgical Divisions
Each has its own chief and nationally-recognized areas of expertise.
Annual Volume of Procedures
The high volume of procedures results in better outcomes for patients.
Annual Research Funding
150+ staff members carry out basic science, outcomes and clinical research.
The Department of Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital provides expert, personalized care and performs innovative research to improve the quality, safety and outcomes of surgery.