The Department of Surgery faculty members strive to share their research with the public. Faculty members speak with news organizations and contribute content to help educate the public about cancer and chronic disease prevention.

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Called to Serve

Martin to lead pediatric surgery division

Colin A. Martin, MD, a specialist in intestinal rehabilitation surgery and an advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion in surgery, has been named director of the Division of Pediatric Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

Patient Stories

Patient care is at the heart of our mission. Learn more about our patients and their journeys with Washington University Surgery.


In The News

Our surgeons and researchers are frequently featured in the media, both locally and nationally. Here are stories from around the web, featuring our expert faculty.


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Recent news announcements from the Department of Surgery including faculty research and accomplishments, as well as community education information.

Top Doctors 2024

Top Doctors 2024

Congratulations to the 51 faculty from the Department of Surgery who were recognized in the 2024 Castle Connolly Top Doctors list.