The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the University of Arizona

Recent News

Dr. Iman Ghaderi, a Specialist in Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Procedures, Joins UA Department of Surgery
Aug 4 2014

Dr. Ghaderi specializes in minimally invasive and advance laparoscopic procedures for the treatment of many upper gastrointestinal conditions, including reflux disease and esophageal motility disorders, abdominal wall hernias, weight loss surgery and advanced endoscopy.

UA Battles Breast Cancer with Research, Advanced Treatments and Team Approach
Jul 31 2014

The breast surgeons at the University of Arizona Department of Surgery are leading several clinical trials.

Upcoming Events

This conference has been organized under Division of General Surgery and Trauma Services at the UAHN and the UA College of Medicine. Attendees will explore pre-hospital and early treatment strategies in trauma care, discuss advances to minimize or prevent complications in the trauma patient and learn about emerging trends and treatment of the trauma patient. CEUs are available.
Thursday, 7:15 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday, July 31 & Friday, Aug. 1

Featured Video

Healthbreak: UAMC's prostate cancer program offers a multi-faceted approach to care

Dr. Mitchell Sokoloff discusses UAMC's Prostate Cancer Program, a well-established program using a multi-faceted approach to caring for patients, including clinical and research activities...

January 7, 2014
New Healthbreak: New burn program in Tucson offers care for patients closer to home

Drs. Peter Rhee and Gary Vercruysse explain that burn patients no longer need to be transported out of Tucson thanks to The University of Arizona Medical Center's new burn program.

January 7, 2014

Patient Information

Patient Spotlight

Research Spotlight

Dr. Zain Khalpey's organ transplant research focuses on three key areas: bridge to regeneration, organ reconditioning and organogenesis, or the creation of new organs.