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MESSAGE FROM THE chair
As surgeons, our chosen profession has the power to affect the balance of life and death every day.
UF Surgery News
These days, batteries can power just about anything — smartphones, cars, and even your heart. Thanks to left ventricular assist devices (LVADs…
Advances in medicine have increased the number of breast cancer survivors. Now, physicians like Lisa Spiguel, M.D., are turning their attention…
In a twist of fate, both mother and daughter underwent open-heart surgery. Now, they share a surgeon— and a story.
Caring for patients at UF Health, the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, and UF Health’s outpatient surgery centers, UF surgeons are part of a multidisciplinary health-care team who collaborate to offer individualized patient care and the latest therapies. They also train the surgical leaders of tomorrow.
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Surgery Grand Rounds
Surgery Grand Rounds take place every week with different physicians.