Department of Surgery

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Committed to Patient Care, Education, and Research

The Department of Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to excellence in providing quality care to patients; educating students, residents, and physicians in practice; and advancing surgical knowledge through innovative research. 

The department consists of nine divisions and administers the multidisciplinary UT Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Meet the Team

The nine surgery divisions include highly accomplished faculty members who specialize in their respective fields.

Meet our team.


We conduct both bench and clinical research throughout our divisions in an effort to directly benefit our patients and continuously advance the field of surgery. 

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One of our key goals is to provide exemplary, nationally recognized training for residents, physicians, medical students, and allied health personnel in surgery.

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Patient Care

We strive to provide high-quality patient care and become recognized as the regional and community leader in developing and applying new and effective therapy for surgical problems.

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