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An integrated interdisciplinary approach to surgery keeps us at the leading edge of patient care and research that is advancing the field.

As part of a major academic health center, Department of Surgery faculty work with physicians and multi-disciplinary teams in our areas of specialization.

Acute Care Division

bankey

Paul E. Bankey, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery and Director of the
Trauma Institute; Chief of Acute Care Division

cheng

Julius D. Cheng, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Surgery

gestring Mark L. Gestring, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery and
Director of the Kessler Trauma Center
Qi Yanjie Qi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery 
stassen Nicole A. Stassen, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery 
and Medical Director of the
Kessler Family Burn/Trauma ICU
sangosanya Ayodele T. Sangosanya, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery

Bariatric & Gastrointestinal Surgery Division

Johnson Joseph A. Johnson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Associate Professor of Surgery and
Chief of Surgery at Highland Hospital
Burns David E. Burns, Jr., M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Omalley William E. O'Malley, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Assistant Professor of Clinical and Director,
Strong Health Bariatric Surgery Center
at Highland Hospital

Basic Science Research Division

Redmond Eileen M. Redmond, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery and
of Pharmacology & Physiology
Richards Michael Richards, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Cancer Control 

Morrow Gary R. Morrow, Ph.D., M.S.
Benefactor Distinguished Professor and Director of Cancer Control
Asare Matthew Asare, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Cole Calvin Cole, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Guido

Joseph Guido, M.S.
Senior Research Associate

 

Heckler Chuck Heckler, Ph.D., M.S.
Research Assistant Professor
Janelsins Michelle Janelsins, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Kamen Charles Kamen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Kleckner Ian Robert Kleckner, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Mustian Karen Mustian, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor
Peppone Luke Peppone, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Roscoe Joseph Roscoe, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Mohile Supriya Mohile, MD, MS
Associate Professor

Cardiac Surgery Division

Prasad Sunil M. Prasad, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, 
Division of Cardiac Surgery
Alfieris George M. Alfieris, M.D.
Tansukh, Sarla and Rejesh
Gantara Distinguished Professor
in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Gensini Francisco J. Gensini, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
hicks George L. Hicks, M.D. 
Professor of Surgery
Kumar Neil G. Kumar, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Knight

Peter A. Knight, M.D.
Majorie B. Morris Endowed
Professor in Cardia Surgery

LeHoux Juan Lehoux, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Swartz Michael Swartz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Colorectal Surgery Division

Temple Larissa Temple, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Chief;
Division of Colorectal Surgery
Cellini Christina Cellini, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
and Oncology
Fleming Fergal J. Fleming, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Rizvi Irfan Rizvi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Salloum Rabih M. Salloum, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Oncology;
Medical Director, Nutrition Support Services;
General Surgery Residency Program Director
Speranza Jenny R. Speranza, M.D.
Associate Professor of Colorectal Surgery
and Oncology

Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Gastrointestinal Surgery

Schoeniger Luke O. Schoeniger, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery and Oncology and 
Chief of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Galka Eva Galka, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Linehan David C. Linehan, M.D.
Professor of Surgery, Oncology and
Seymour I. Schwartz Professor and 
Chair of Surgery
Krusch David A. Krusch, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and
Director, Surgical and Medical Informatics

Pediatric Surgery Division

pegoli Walter Pegoli, Jr., M.D.
Joseph M. Lobozzo II Professor in Pediatric Surgery and Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery; Surgeon-in-chief, Golisano Children's Hospital
Gitzelmann Christopher A. Gitzelmann, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
wakeman Derek S. Wakeman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Plastic Surgery Division

Langstein Howard N. Langstein, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Chief,
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Amalfi Ashley Amalfi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Bell Derek E. Bell, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery;
Burn Director for the Kessler Burn Center
bossert Ronald P. Bossert, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery and
Director of the Life After Weight
Loss Program
christiano Jose G. Christiano, M.D.
Associate Professor f Surgery
Morrison Clinton S. Morrison, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery and Director,
Cleft and Craniofacial Center,
Golisano Children's Hospital

Oncology Surgery Division

Skinner Kristin A. Skinner, M.D., FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery and
Oncology and Chie and Director of the
Wilmot Cancer Institute of Comprehensive
Breast Care at Pluta
Farkas Rachel L. Farkas, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Moalem Jacob Moalem, M.D., FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Peacock James L. Peacock, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Oncology

Abdominal Transplant and Liver Surgery Division

Hernandez


Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Chief,
Division of Abdominal Transplant and Liver Surgery

Orloff Mark S. Orloff, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Kashyap Randeep S. Kashyap, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
tomiyama Koji Tomiyama
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Thoracic & Foregut Surgery

Jones Carolyn E. Jones, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery and
Chief of 
Thoracic and Foregut Surgery
Kaufman David C. Kaufman, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Peyre Christian G. Peyre, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Wizorek

Joseph J. Wizorek, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery

Vascular Surgery Division

Stoner Michael C. Stoner, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Chief of 
Vascular SurgeryDivision
Doyle Adam Doyle, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Ellis Jennifer L. Ellis, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Glocker Roan Glocker, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery and
Director of Surgical Clerkship
Raman Kathleen G. Raman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Scibelli Christopher D. Scibelli, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery