Diversity. Excellence. Patient-Centric Healthcare Delivery
Welcome to the Department of Surgery at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University. In these pages you will learn about our residency program, the clinical services offered by the Department, and our community of faculty, residents, and administrative staff.
Undergraduate students Emerald Carter (Xavier University of Louisiana) and Fitzgerald Alcindor (SUNY Binghamton University) represented the Department of Surgery with their presentation on the impact of short-term complications on long-term mortality after high risk surgeries.
High quality, mentored research opportunities
Cutting edge clinical and health services research. Unparalled expertise in clinical trials and big data analysis
Advanced translational and molecular research through a collaboration with the Department of Cell Biology
300+ surgeons trained
One of the biggest surgical training programs in the nation
2.5 million+ Brooklyn residents
Serving the surgical needs of a highly diverse patient population
$22 million+ in research funding
Actively participating in research that will shape health policy and medical practice