General Surgery

The Division of General Surgery provides perpetual coverage for all surgical needs of our Brooklyn community. 

Providing for the surgical needs of Brooklyn, one patient at a time

Mission Statement

To treat each person with utmost respect, attention and professionalism.

To uphold agency for each person under our care, and create a partnership among all stakeholders.

To engender advocacy for each person under our care.

Division Highlights

Our faculty are Board Certified and specialy trained to provide expert, compassionate care in a construct of education, mentorship and partnership with Downstate Health Sciences University residents and students.

Our trainees participate in all phases of patientcare, including:

Our advanced-care providers provide support for discharge planning, care-coordination with the social services and patient placement, when appropriate.