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Mauricio Pipkin, M.D., joins division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

Mauricio Pipkin, M.D., joins division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

Published: April 17th, 2017

Mauricio Pipkin, M.D., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. Pipkin earned his medical degree from […]

Scott Berceli, M.D., Ph.D., and Philip Efron, M.D., FACS, FCCM, named University Term Professors

Published: April 14th, 2017

Two University of Florida Department of Surgery faculty have been named among the 2016-2017 University Term Professors through the UF College of Medicine. Scott A. Berceli, M.D., Ph.D., is a […]

Thomas S. Huber, M.D., Ph.D., appointed to vascular surgery board

Thomas S. Huber, M.D., Ph.D., appointed to vascular surgery board

Published: April 10th, 2017

Thomas S. Huber, M.D., Ph.D., a professor and chief of the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy in the UF College of Medicine, has been appointed to the Vascular […]

Ahsan Raza, MBBS, receives Hugh A. Walters Humanitarian Award

Ahsan Raza, MBBS, receives Hugh A. Walters Humanitarian Award

Published: April 10th, 2017

Ahsan Raza, MBBS, a fifth-year general surgery resident, recently received the Hugh A. Walters Humanitarian Award. The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery created the award to honor […]

Harvey W. Chim, M.D., joins UF College of Medicine division of plastic and reconstructive surgery

Harvey W. Chim, M.D., joins UF College of Medicine division of plastic and reconstructive surgery

Published: April 3rd, 2017

Harvey W. Chim, M.D., joins the UF College of Medicine as an associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Chim completed a plastic surgery residency at Case […]

Extending a life with a lung transplant

Published: March 30th, 2017

An uncontrollable cough led Tampa Bay-area resident Mike Preston to seek medical attention. Preston visited his primary care physician and specialists to find out the cause. Within five months, Preston […]

Liver transplant restores Florida woman to health

Published: March 23rd, 2017

First, Maria Rivera noticed the fatigue. Next, she noticed the swelling in her stomach and the weight gain.

Saleem Islam, M.D., M.P.H., appointed to UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Saleem Islam, M.D., M.P.H., appointed to UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Published: March 17th, 2017

Saleem Islam, M.D., M.P.H., a professor and chief of pediatric surgery in the University of Florida College of Medicine, was recently appointed to the UF Society of Teaching Scholars. Current […]

First patient receives kidney through Sacred Heart Health System and UF Health collaboration

Published: March 15th, 2017

On Feb. 2, Renwick Avant, 47, of Pensacola, received a new kidney at the hands of UF Health’s Rick Stevens, M.D., Ph.D., FACS, and Sacred Heart vascular surgeon Christopher LeCroy, […]

Beach Body Event – April 21, 2017

Published: March 9th, 2017

UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics Center is having a FREE event on April 21, 2017, where you can learn more about Coolsculpting® – the world’s No. 1 noninvasive fat removal treatment […]