Dr. Ram Nirula appointed to the Dr. D. Rees and Eleanor T. Jensen Presidential Endowed Chair in Surgery.... Read MoreSurgery
Division of General Surgery
Welcome to the Division of General Surgery web site. Available here is a brief description of our faculty, links to our clinical activities/programs as well as our education and research programs.
The Division of General Surgery offers a continuum of care for patients with a wide variety of general surgical problems. As a result of our clinical expertise and research programs patients receive a highly specialized assessment, the newest treatment modalities including clinical trials for new medications and emerging surgical techniques and coordinated follow-up of their care.
The Division of General Surgery supports the mission and vision of the University of Utah Health by seeking to improve the health and quality of life of our patients and community through excellence in surgical education, surgical research, and surgical care.
These last few months the Division of General Surgery and the Residency Program have continued to fire on all cylinders clinically and academically. There are some great new programs developing and some tremendous research done by our residents and faculty, some of which I would like to highlight. ... Read MoreSurgery
Catch up with our past residents: Lee Faucher & K. Louise Jackson. ... Read MoreSurgery
Despite the lingering impact of COVID 19, the 2021-2020 academic year for the general surgery residency program is now in full swing at the University of Utah – including the 2021 Interview Season. ... Read MoreSurgery
Last summer, a somewhat impromptu golf event was organized by a group of former residents who finished the program 20+ years ago. ... Read MoreSurgery
Dr. Mark Savarise has been elected as one of six new American College of Surgeons Board of Regents members. ... Read MoreSurgery