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New director of bariatric surgery joins UF department of surgery

New director of bariatric surgery joins UF department of surgery

Published: May 14th, 2015

Jeffrey Friedman, M.D. F.A.C.S., has joined the UF department of surgery as an assistant professor in the division of general surgery and as the director of bariatric surgery. Dr. Friedman […]

UF Health surgeon receives FDA exemption to test aortic aneurysm repair devices

Published: Jan 29th, 2015

A surgeon at University of Florida Health is currently the only researcher in the nation conducting a study of three specific, unique types of devices to treat aortic aneurysms. Adam […]

UF&Shands one of first facilities approved to use drug-coated stent for peripheral artery disease

Published: Mar 14th, 2013

UF&Shands, the University of Florida’s Academic Health Center, is one of 12 institutions nationwide initially approved to implant a new device for treatment of peripheral artery disease.

Perfect Your Person

Perfect Your Person

Published: Dec 18th, 2012

Elizabeth Warner, M.D., better known to her colleagues at UF as “Elli,” left Gainesville this past summer for a new start in Seattle. Following the completion of her surgical residency […]

New surgeons join UF department of surgery

Published: Sep 17th, 2012

UF’s department of surgery has welcomed six new faculty members this summer. Two surgeons have joined the acute care surgery team: Linda Atteberry, M.D., as an associate professor and Janeen […]

New developments in gastroesophageal surgery at UF&Shands

New developments in gastroesophageal surgery at UF&Shands

Published: Jul 6th, 2012

Gastroesophageal surgery at UF&Shands keeps moving forward to stay at the forefront of developments in the field. According to Kfir Ben-David, MD, an assistant professor of surgery and director of […]

Keeping up with the grandkids

Keeping up with the grandkids

Published: Mar 20th, 2012

When Dan Fulford needed heart surgery in August 2010 to stop his atrial fibrillation, he didn’t mind that he would be only the third person to undergo a hybrid Mini-Maze […]