Mission Statement

The Department of Surgery is committed to outstanding education, compassionate care of our patients and to further knowledge of medicine, through our research. We intend to accomplish these goals with the highest standards of professionalism, pride, and honor. We will treat no patient with less compassion than another. We will see all residents and students as our future. We will strive to answer the hard questions. We will do all of this because it is our responsibility and lifelong passion.