Rick Brian Stevens, M.D., PhD, FACS

Professor, division of transplantation surgery

Rick Brian Stevens, MD
  • Medical degree: University of California Davis School of Medicine
  • General surgery residency and surgical internship: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
  • Medical research fellowship: Department of Surgery, Duke University and Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota
  • Surgical endoscopy fellowship: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
  • Transplantation fellowship: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
  • Transplant immunology doctorate degree: University of Minnesota Medical School

Prior to joining UF, Dr. Stevens served as the surgical director of the Miami Valley Hospital transplant program in Dayton, Ohio. He also was a professor of surgery at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, also in Dayton. He is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons and a member of numerous medical societies. His research interests are translational and clinical research aimed at optimizing cellular and solid-organ transplant outcomes. Dr. Stevens performs surgeries on behalf of the UF Department of Surgery at Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida.