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Surgery

Welcome to the Department of Surgery

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Welcome to the Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery. This site will give you some idea of our environment and our accomplishments. If you desire a career in surgery, are a good student and are willing to work hard to become the best possible surgeon, please visit and talk with us about your future in surgery. We invite you to learn more about the residency program by selecting Education, about our departmental structure by selecting Divisions, about our Faculty and their Research by selecting the respective links.

We invite you to learn more about the Medical College and explore the city of Milwaukee through the links provided.

Douglas B. Evans, MD 
Donald C. Ausman Family Foundation Professor of Surgery and Chair

Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Mission

Mission

The Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery is dedicated to leadership and excellence in education, research, patient care, and community service.
Vision

Vision

The Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery will become one of the best departments in the nation by dedication to:

  • Commitment to resident, student and continuing medical education
  • Innovative basic, translational, and outcomes research
  • Excellence and scholarship in patient care with robust interdisciplinary programs
  • Professionalism and collegiality in relationships with colleagues, nurses, residents, students and staff
  • Creativity, teamwork and pride in dedication to mission and achievement of vision
Core Values

Core Values

  • Commitment to education
  • Innovative research
  • Excellence in patient care
  • Professionalism and collegiality
  • Creativity, teamwork and pride

Announcements

2/13/2019 Surgery Research Conference - Drs. Kong and Beyer We Care Award Updates

2/13/2019 Surgery Research Conference - Drs. Kong and Beyer We Care Award Updates

Surgery Research Conferences are the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:00-6:00 pm in the Clinical Cancer Center Conference Room M.
1/9/2019 Surgery Research Conference - Dr. Angela Mathison presents Next Generation Sequencing Methodologies for Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine

1/9/2019 Surgery Research Conference - Dr. Angela Mathison presents Next Generation Sequencing Methodologies for Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine

Surgery Research Conferences are the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:00-6:00 pm in the Clinical Cancer Center Conference Room M.
12/12/2018 Surgery Research Conference - Transplant Surgery Research Updates

12/12/2018 Surgery Research Conference - Transplant Surgery Research Updates

Surgery Research Conferences are the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:00-6:00 pm in the Clinical Cancer Center Conference Room M.
11/28/2018 Grand Rounds

11/28/2018 Grand Rounds

Bariatric Surgery: It's Not What You Think It Is!
Thomas Inge, MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics and Akers Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery
Associate Surgeon-in-Chief, Children's Hospital Colorado
Director, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Colorado, Denver
Director, Adolescent Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado
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11/14/2018 Surgery Research Conference - Vascular Surgery Research Updates

11/14/2018 Surgery Research Conference - Vascular Surgery Research Updates

The speakers for this month's conference will be:

  • Gary Seabrook, MD
  • Brian Lewis, MD
  • Kellie Brown, MD
  • Peter Rossi, MD
  • Nathan Kugler, MD (Chief Resident)

Surgery Research Conferences are the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:00-6:00 pm in the Clinical Cancer Center Conference Room M.

11/7/2018 Grand Rounds

11/7/2018 Grand Rounds

Intubation-Related Laryngeal Injury
Jonathan Bock, MD,  FACS

Associate Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
Division of Laryngology and Professional Voice
Medical College of Wisconsin
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11/9/2018 Breast Care 101: What You Need to Know

11/9/2018 Breast Care 101: What You Need to Know

Brochure (PDF)
10/9-10/2018 The Gale L. Mendeloff, MD, Visiting Professor Lectureship

10/9-10/2018 The Gale L. Mendeloff, MD, Visiting Professor Lectureship

Brochure (PDF)
9/27-28/2018 Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Annual Meeting

9/27-28/2018 Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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9/25-26/2018 The C. Morrison Schroeder Memorial Lectureship

9/25-26/2018 The C. Morrison Schroeder Memorial Lectureship

Brochure (PDF)
9/21/2018 Surgical Site Infection Summit

9/21/2018 Surgical Site Infection Summit

Brochure (PDF)
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Education

The Department of Surgery offers a Medical Student Program, a General Surgery Residency Program and Fellowships in the following: Clinical Psychology, Endocrine Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary, Minimally Invasive/Bariatric Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Trauma/Acute Care Surgery Research and Vascular Surgery.

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Research

MCW is advancing research through curiosity and discovery with faculty and staff committed to a culture of collaboration.  

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Giving

Support the life-saving work of the Department of Surgery at MCW, and help build a foundation of excellence in patient care, medical training and innovation. 

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Divisions

Explore Surgery department divisions publications, current clinical programs and clinical highlights.  

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Contact Us

Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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