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Bonnie’s Breast Cancer Journey

Bonnie’s Breast Cancer Journey

Published: November 6th, 2018

Bonnie Green’s journey through breast cancer was mitigated by the support and expertise she received from UF Health plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Mark Leyngold and UF Health breast cancer […]

Department awarded grant for devices to support surgical skills training

Department awarded grant for devices to support surgical skills training

Published: October 26th, 2018

The University of Florida department of surgery has been awarded a grant of products worth more than $364,000 by Ethicon, a manufacturer of surgical devices. The products, including a variety […]

Five Department of Surgery Faculty Recognized as Exemplary Teachers

Five Department of Surgery Faculty Recognized as Exemplary Teachers

Published: October 26th, 2018

The following Department of Surgery faculty members have been recognized by the University of Florida as 2018 Exemplary Teachers: Jessica Cioffi, MD – assistant professor, division of surgical oncology Thomas […]

Genetic Counselor Joins UF Health Aortic Disease Center

Genetic Counselor Joins UF Health Aortic Disease Center

Published: October 25th, 2018

The UF Department of Surgery welcomes Jill Hendrickson as the UF Health Aortic Disease Center’s genetic counselor. She will work alongside Dr. Tomas Martin, director of the Center, and help create […]

Jessica Ching, MD, Represents UF Health at the 2018 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition

Jessica Ching, MD, Represents UF Health at the 2018 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition

Published: October 24th, 2018

Jessica A. Ching, MD, assistant professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine, and Lance Governale, MD, FAANS, FAAP, chief of […]

Lyle Moldawer, Jose Trevino and Thomas Huber named University Term Professors

Lyle Moldawer, Jose Trevino and Thomas Huber named University Term Professors

Published: September 28th, 2018

Three University of Florida Department of Surgery faculty have been named among the 2018-2019 University Term Professors through the UF College of Medicine. Lyle Moldawer, PhD, is a professor of surgery […]

UF Health plastic surgeon receives prestigious award

UF Health plastic surgeon receives prestigious award

Published: September 28th, 2018

Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS, associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine, recently received the Gelberman Scholar Award from the American […]

Harvey W. Chim, MD, selected as 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Young Leaders

Harvey W. Chim, MD, selected as 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Young Leaders

Published: September 6th, 2018

Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS, associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine, has been chosen as one of the 2018 American […]

Plastic surgeon saves little girl’s leg

Plastic surgeon saves little girl’s leg

Published: July 27th, 2018

In the past, severe leg injuries would lead to amputations. However, with new surgical techniques, our board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Harvey Chim, is able to change lives. Learn […]

Dr. Adam Katz discusses his involvement with the UF Center for Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Adam Katz discusses his involvement with the UF Center for Regenerative Medicine

Published: July 26th, 2018