Surgery Faculty

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Robert Udelsman, MD, MBA, FACS, FACE


William H. Carmalt Professor of Surgery

Chair, Department of Surgery

Surgeon-in-Chief, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Chairman of the Board, Yale Medical Group

Leader of the Endocrine Cancer Disease Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital, New Haven, CT (April 2012 - Current)

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John Persing, MD

Section Chief, Plastics

Irving and Silik Polayes Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

Section Chief

Research Interests

Cosmetic Techniques; Craniocerebral Trauma; Hemangioma; Quality of Life; Surgery, Plastic; Craniofacial Abnormalities

Clinical Interests

Medical Oncology; Melanoma

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Frank Detterbeck, MD, FACS, FCCP

Section Chief, Thoracic

Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery)

Chief, Thoracic Surgery

Surgical Director, Thoracic Oncology

Clinical Program Leader, Thoracic Oncology Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Research Interests

Neoplasms; Respiratory Tract Diseases; Health Care

Clinical Interests

Medical Oncology

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David Mulligan, MD, FACS

Section Chief, Transplant

Professor of Surgery (Transplant)

Section Chief, Transplantation Surgery and Immunology

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Bauer Sumpio, MD, PhD, FACS

Section Chief, Vascular

Professor of Surgery (Vascular)

Chief, Vascular Surgery

Program Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program

Program Director, Vascular Surgery Residency Training Program

Associate Director, Graduate Medical Education

Clinical Interests

Peripheral Vascular Diseases

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Walter Longo, MD, MBA, FACS, FASCRS

Section Chief, Colon & Rectal

Professor of Surgery (Gastrointestinal) and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

Section Chief

Director, Colon and Rectal Surgery

Clinical Interests

Colitis, Ulcerative; Crohn Disease; Diverticulitis; Medical Oncology

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Laura Manuelidis, MD

Section Chief, Neuropathology

Professor of Surgery (Neuropathology)

Section Chief Neuropathology (Surgery)

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David Yuh, MD, FACS, FACC

Section Chief, Cardiac

Professor of Surgery (Cardiac Surgery)

Section Chief

Research Interests

Heart Valve Diseases; Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures; Echocardiography, Three-Dimensional; Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment; Technology, Industry, Agriculture

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Surgical Procedures

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Michael Caty, MD, MMM

Section Chief, Pediatrics

Robert Pritzker Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and Professor of Pediatrics

Chief, Pediatric Surgery

Surgeon-in-Chief, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

Clinical Interests

Anus Diseases; Appendicitis; Biliary Atresia; Branchial Region; Circumcision, Male; Colitis, Ulcerative; Crohn Disease; Cryptorchidism; Dermoid Cyst; Diagnostic Techniques, Obstetrical and Gynecological; Gastroesophageal Reflux; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Heartburn; Hernia; Hernia, Diaphragmatic; Hernia, Inguinal; Hernia, Umbilical; Hirschsprung Disease; Testicular Hydrocele; Intestinal Diseases; Intussusception; Lymphatic Diseases; Lymphocele; Meckel Diverticulum; Wilms Tumor; Neuroblastoma; Pyloric Stenosis; Rectal Diseases; Rectal Fistula; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Spermatic Cord Torsion; Thyroglossal Cyst; Torticollis; Tracheoesophageal Fistula; Hepatoblastoma; Pilomatrixoma; Enterocolitis, Necrotizing; Intestinal Volvulus

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Tobias Carling, MD, PhD

Section Chief, Endocrine

Associate Professor of Surgery (Endocrine Surgery)

Section Chief

Director, Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory

Director, Endocrine Surgery Fellowship

Clinical Interests

Hyperparathyroidism; Thyroid Diseases