Giving to the Department of Surgery Thank you for your interest in making a gift to support the Department of Surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Your gift will help us to continue to provide exceptional services through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches to patient care. With your support and the support of other donors, we hope to accelerate our efforts to improve patient experiences and conquer the most challenging diseases. Make a donation using our secure website with your Visa, Master Card, American Express or Discover. For more information about supporting the Department of Surgery, please contact our development officer, Peggy Martin, toll free at 1-800-333-4428 or (585) 273-5946.