Message from the Chair

Message from the Chair

Message from the Chair

“The Department of Surgery has an impressive history and the extent of its impact on modern surgery is immense. As we partner with medical centers across the region, we strive to increase the quality of care and expand our depth and breadth of service to even the most rural of areas. I encourage you to look around our website to learn more about our surgical specialties, our commitment to medical education, and dedication to research.”

Vigneshwar Kasirajan, M.D., FACS

2018 Annual Report

Our Mission

The pursuit of excellence in surgical care via constant innovation and education in order to give every patient their best clinical care.

Our Vision

The future of surgery today.

Our Focus

The Department of Surgery is committed to the
tripartite mission of education, innovation,
and excellent clinical care.



Patient Care

Clinical Care

Grand Rounds Lecture

Thursday, May 23

No Grand Rounds Conference / Mock Orals (General Surgery 4s, 5s) scheduled: 7:00 am – 10:00, West Hospital, 16th Floor