General surgery residents test laparoscopic skills ahead of SAGES competition.
Tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte therapy has received approval from FDA for some patients with metastatic melanoma.
Blue Ridge rankings place Washington University among the nation’s highest surgery departments for research funding.
The combination of clinical expertise and focused research means patients experience highly tailored care, whether surgery is needed or not
Urologist-scientist Henry Lai, MD, will lead national efforts to advance research in urologic diseases as chair of the AUA Office of Research.
Congratulations to the 51 faculty from the Department of Surgery who were recognized in the 2024 Castle Connolly Top Doctors list.
Accomplished transplant surgeon and surgical educator to lead training program in 2024.
Faculty and trainees in the Department of Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis utilize novel perfusion technology to advance surgical care.
Will Gerull, MD, selected for competitive grant to pursue research on surgical simulation and education as incoming WISE fellow.
Nurse practitioner Carrie Bettlach discusses cosmetic services available at the Center for Advanced Medicine.
Congratulations to our 2023 vascular surgery residency and fellowship graduates!
Congratulations to our 2023 urologic surgery residency and fellowship graduates!
A recent study led by investigators at Washington University and Harvard University details new findings regarding the role of lipid mediators following lung transplantation.
Washington University welcomes Drs. Welko, Chapman, Badran, Martens and Jones to the Department of Surgery and congratulates Drs. Craft and Al-Aref on their promotions.
General surgery resident recognized by American Association for Thoracic Surgery lung transplant research.
Washington University physician-implementation scientist seeks to investigate and eliminate health disparities on a local and global scale.
Washington University general surgery resident Daniel Colchado, MD, selected to conduct funded research in Plastic Surgery Research Laboratory.
Washington University general and acute and critical care surgeon Craig Smith accepting new patients now.
Groundbreaking surgery performed at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis
Congratulations to our 2023 general surgery residency graduates!
Congratulations to our 2023 plastic and reconstructive surgery residency and fellowship graduates!
Washington University welcomes Drs. Rosengart and Neuberger to the Department of Surgery.
Washington University bariatric surgeons, patients and supporters walk to raise awareness and funds at the 2023 Walk from Obesity.
Washington University partners with the Society of Vascular Surgery as a Vascular Innovation Partner.
Surgeon-scientist also to be surgeon-in-chief at St. Louis Children’s Hospital
Addressing five common urologic men’s health concerns and how to start the conversation with your doctor.
Findings, in mice, suggest potential treatment strategy
Patient Services Supervisor Deb Osborne reflects on her 30 years with the Department of Surgery and looks forward to what comes next.
Washington University welcomes Dr. Beryne Odeny to the Department of Surgery.
Resident finalists present groundbreaking research and faculty vote to select winners at 2023 Wells Research Day Competition.
Washington University breast cancer specialist honored in memory of renowned surgical oncologist.
Minimally invasive bariatric surgeon reaches personal milestone and continues life-changing surgical work at Washington University.
Washington University Lung Transplant Program reaches an impressive milestone at the start of 2023.
Many faculty and staff enjoy long, rewarding careers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. This year, three Department of Surgery staff reach a significant milestone in their length of service at the School of Medicine. Nancy Myers, Liz Nordike and Mary Quasebarth all celebrate 40 years at Washington University. Though their paths […]
Funding aims to increase number of physicians driving innovative research in oncology
Recipient of Pearson Fellowship to study approaches to lung transplant and benign esophageal disease at Washington University.
Leading transplant surgeon Maria B. Majella Doyle, MD, MBA, receives international recognition as an RCSI Honorary Fellow.
Taras Lysyy, MD, MCh, is the recipient of the inaugural Matthew Gerdisch Arrhythmia Fellowship. Lysyy will be studying heart arrythmia and cardiac disease at Washington University.
General surgery residents refine minimally invasive surgical skills and compete at WISE and SAGES.
The Department of Surgery recognizes five- to forty-year milestones for over 100 staff members.
Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD, recognized at Shoenberg Chair Installation ceremony.
Washington University welcomes Drs. Guerra, Smith, Zuke, Mendelow, Wait, Allen and Oak to the Department of Surgery.
Washington University surgical skills lab accredited and commended once again by the American College of Surgeons for top-tier education and programming.
Congratulations to the 41 Department of Surgery faculty recognized on the 2023 Castle Connolly Top Doctors® list.
After a shocking diagnosis, Scott Pulley was told a heart transplant was his only option. The Washington University heart team came together to find another way – and save his life in the process.
Researchers with the Center for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome conducted a retrospective study to compare clinical outcomes between treatment options.
Washington University welcomes Drs. Alvarado and Guo to the Department of Surgery.
The Midwest’s most comprehensive general surgery review course returns to St. Louis – Register now!
Robert A. Montgomery, MD, PhD, Director of Langone Transplant Institute at New York University, delivers 2022 Anderson-Newton Lecture.
HPB Nurse Coordinator recognized as first recipient of nursing award at 2022 Cholangiocarcinoma Summit.