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UF plastic and reconstructive surgeon to serve on national Surgical Advisory Board

UF plastic and reconstructive surgeon to serve on national Surgical Advisory Board

Published: Jun 27th, 2013

Loretta Coady-Fariborzian, M.D., an assistant professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery at UF and section chief of plastic surgery at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, has been accepted by […]

Q&A on mastectomies and breast reconstruction with UF’s top plastic surgeon

Published: May 30th, 2013

Q&A on mastectomies and breast reconstruction with UF’s top plastic surgeon Angelina Jolie’s recent announcement of her preventative double mastectomy and subsequent breast reconstruction has spurred much public discussion about […]

Division of plastic and reconstructive surgery adds new faculty member

Division of plastic and reconstructive surgery adds new faculty member

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

Dhruv Singhal, M.D., has joined UF’s department of surgery as an assistant professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Singhal received his medical degree from the University of […]

Division of plastic and reconstructive surgery adds its own residency training program

Published: Oct 31st, 2012

The department of surgery’s division of plastic and reconstructive surgery will begin its own integrated residency training program in July 2013. The program will allow medical students to match directly […]

UF surgeons, alumni become fellows in American College of Surgeons

Published: Oct 22nd, 2012

Eight UF surgeons and three graduates of UF’s surgical residency program were initiated in September as fellows in the American College of Surgeons. The convocation took place in Chicago following […]

Ten UF surgeons named “top doctors”

Published: Oct 2nd, 2012

Physician rankings on U.S. News & World Reports’ website show 10 UF surgeons are among the nation’s “top doctors,” as determined by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a well-known organization that […]

Pink Pumpkin Fest 2012

Pink Pumpkin Fest 2012

Published: Sep 20th, 2012

Join UF&Shands for the Pink Pumpkin Fest to raise breast cancer awareness and support breast cancer research right here at the University of Florida! We’ve got a full line up […]

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 […]

Surgeon’s personal attention helps family fight cancer

Surgeon’s personal attention helps family fight cancer

Published: May 25th, 2012

Heather Smith was just 25 years old in 2005 when she learned she had breast cancer. She received the diagnosis on her daughter’s second birthday. “It was kind of a […]

Dr. Mast to speak on “Plastic Surgery: Facts and Fiction”

Dr. Mast to speak on “Plastic Surgery: Facts and Fiction”

Published: Feb 28th, 2012

Dr. Bruce Mast will present Plastic Surgery: Facts and Fiction at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012. The seminar, held at the Shands Cancer Hospital at the University of Florida located […]