Quick Snips: Physician Spotlight

Dr. Lokhandwala in uniform presenting research

Leadership Under Pressure: Dr. Adil Lokhandwala, Surgeon and Officer

By: Olivia Miltner | November 10, 2021

If Adil Lokhandwala, MD, is defined by anything, it’s a relentless pursuit of his goals and a steadfast commitment to hard work. Two decades ago when he came to the U.S., Dr. Lokhandwala was determined to build a life for himself, and he found himself dreaming about becoming a doctor. Now, as a surgeon and a captain in the U.S. Army, Dr. Lokhandwala applies the same work ethic, leadership skills and resourcefulness during his operations as a physician and military member.

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Dr. Wei Zhou named president elect of the Western Vascular Society

By: Olivia Miltner | November 2, 2021

Dr. Wei Zhou, chief of the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the University of Arizona Department of Surgery, was named president elect of the Western Vascular Society for 2021 and will step into the position of president for 2022-2023.

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Geoffrey Gurtner, MD

UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson Announces New Surgery Chair

By: Olivia Miltner | October 27, 2021

Geoffrey Gurtner, MD, will join the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson in January 2022 as head of the Department of Surgery.

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