Yale Department of Surgery

We are committed to improving patient outcomes through advances in the field of precision medicine and exceptional training for the next generation of leaders. Since our founding in 1812, we’ve been responsible for many breakthroughs. That spirit of innovation continues to drive our efforts today.



Meet the Department of Surgery's new chair, Nita Ahuja, MD, MBA


Our Divisions

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Research Programs

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Education Programs

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