Welcome to the Department of Surgery The practice of medicine is always in a state of flux, but never more so than in today's environment, with the explosion of advanced technologies and techniques. These advances, however, also require us to alter our own perspectives and take on the challenge of new ideas. This is where our department thrives - in an environment of transformation and discovery. The Department of Surgery thrives because of the dedication and commitment of teams who truly believe in a multidisciplinary approach to education, research and patient care. Together, we are changing our thinking - and changing our world.