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Welcome to General Surgery

Division of General Surgery

Welcome to the division of general surgery.

UF surgeons and surgical oncologists are highly trained in their practice areas and offer exceptional, quality care through colorectal surgery, acute care surgery, pancreatic and biliary surgery, gastroesophageal and bariatric surgery, breast surgery, endocrine surgery and surgical treatment of melanoma and sarcoma.

Please click the "patient care" menu above to learn about treatments our surgeons offer.

News & Events

In the fight against sepsis, time means everything

In the fight against sepsis, time means everything

June 15, 2016

In the world of sepsis treatment, the scale is vast and the cost is staggering. Every year, 258,000 people in the United States die from sepsis. Hundreds of thousands of others recover with...

Blocking protein in blood may prevent sepsis in premature infants

May 13, 2016

UF Health researchers have found that blocking a certain protein in the blood with medication could help protect premature infants from sepsis, a common and sometimes deadly infection, according to...

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., inducted into UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., inducted into UF Society of Teaching Scholars

May 10, 2016

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., an associate professor of surgery at University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine, was appointed to the UF Society of Teaching Scholars. She is the only […]