The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the University of Arizona

Recent News

UA Neurosurgeon Featured in Acclaimed Documentary on Care for the Dying Beginning Oct. 23
Oct 21 2014

In Consider the Conversation 2, Dr. Hamilton, executive director of the Arizona Simulation Technology and Education Center (ASTEC) and a professor of surgery, shares his insights from his experience as a brain surgeon who has treated patients with serious brain and spine tumors.

Cardiovascular Surgeon Dr. Toshinobu Kazui Joins UA Heart Team
Oct 9 2014

Toshinobu Kazui , MD, PhD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Surgery as clinical instructor in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Featured Video

Healthbreak: Surgeons remove brain tumors without opening the skull

A cutting edge endoscopic pituitary surgery performed at the University of Arizona Medical Center by Dr. Alexander Chui and Dr. Michael Lemole utilizes the nasal passages to get to the pituitary...

January 7, 2014
Healthbreak:New and innovative surgical treatments for hearing loss

Leader of the University of Arizona Medical Center's Ear Institute, Dr. Abraham Jacob, explains that the organization is one of the first in the nation to utilize the newest techniques for...

January 7, 2014

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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.