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  • Surgeons in Global Health Setting performing pediatric surgery

    UTMB Embarks on Global Surgery Program

    April 25, 2023, 16:37 PM by UTMB Surgery

    At a recent Grand Rounds event for the Department of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery Chief Bindi Naik-Mathuria, MD, MPH, FACS, FAAP discussed the outcomes, benefits, and rewards of engaging in global surgery.

  • Dr. Farhan performing surgery in Tanzania

    Urology Mission in Tanzania: Transforming Lives, One Surgery at a Time

    September 27, 2023, 11:37 AM by UTMB Surgery

    The Urology team’s mission in Africa was more than just a medical endeavor; it was a journey of hope and healing. The team witnessed the resilience of the human spirit and the profound impact that dedicated healthcare professionals can have on the lives of those in need. Together, they made a difference that will resonate for years to come.

  • Dr. Dongur performing surgery globally

    Dr. Dongur Receives ACS Operation Giving Back Scholarship

    September 12, 2023, 08:48 AM by Melanie Connolly

    "Creating the bridge between two worlds with variable healthcare systems allows surgeons to form creative solutions to age-old problems, which ultimately helps to improve quality of life and reduce suffering for our patients in the short term but also the long-term."

  • New Team Members: UTMB Department of Surgery

    September 1, 2023, 13:05 PM by UTMB Surgery

    The UTMB Department of Surgery is growing! We welcome our esteemed colleagues and excellent support staff as we continue working together to work wonders.

  • Surgical Journal Club: Elevating Learning and Collaboration

    August 23, 2023, 11:33 AM by UTMB Surgery

    Attention all surgeons! Exciting news from the Surgery Department: our new Monthly Journal Club is here to inspire and invigorate. If you're dedicated to surgical excellence and growth, this is an event you need to be a part of!