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Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the University of Arizona

Recent News

Heart Surgeon Dr. Nicole R. Sydow Joins UA Department of Surgery
Nov 12 2014

Nicole R. Sydow, MD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Surgery as clinical instructor in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Colon and Rectal Surgeon Dr. Nasrin Ghalyaie Joins UA Department of Surgery
Nov 10 2014

Dr. Ghalyaie specializes in the treatment of diseases of the colon and rectum, with expertise in the surgical management of primary and recurrent cancers of the colon and rectum, inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease), diverticular disease and anorectal disorders.

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Healthbreak: UAMC's Southern AZ Limb Salvage Alliance works to prevent diabetes-related amputations

Dr. David Armstrong of UAMC's Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) discusses preventing amputation in diabetic patients. SALSA is the largest unit in the world dedicated to...

January 7, 2014
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

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The UA's Dr. Zain Khalpey will work with other researchers to better understand infectious disease risk to astronauts during spaceflight missions.