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