providing excellence in surgical care

The UF department of surgery provides comprehensive surgical services in a tertiary care setting. Supported by a team of nurses and technicians, UF surgeons average nearly 11,000 operations each year at UF Health Shands facilities in Gainesville, Florida.

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UF Health, and UF researchers and clinicians are working tirelessly to develop new tools and provide timely and accurate resources to assist health care professionals in the fight against COVID-19.

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Diversity and Inclusion

As surgeons, our chosen profession has the power to affect the balance of life and death every day.

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Research Roundup: June 2020

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Congratulations to our team for their efforts this month! Navigate below to read our publications from the month of June.

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ACAPS Virtual Meet & Greets

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The American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS) is offering the opportunity for residency programs to participate in the new ACAPS Virtual…

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Practicing proximity for patient-centered care

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New clinic locations in Ocala and The Villages are letting UF Health surgical specialists put their patients first.

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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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Giving to the University of Florida Department of Surgery is a meaningful way to contribute to the advancement of medicine, which will benefit generations to come. Your gifts will support the work of dedicated physicians who will, in turn, care for thousands of patients and families.

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