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Rebecca Minter Named Surgery Chair 10/18/2017
Dr. Amy Liepert leads tour of UW Health Level I Trauma Center with Representative Mark Pocan 09/12/2017
High school students complete surgical clinical research program 07/19/2017
Department of Surgery faculty support successes at UW Health Transplant Program 07/14/2017
Welcome to our new residents and fellows 06/28/2017
Where our fellows and residents are headed next 06/12/2017
Dr. Susan C. Pitt Inspires Thousands with Twitter Message 04/13/2017
UW Health Swedish American Hospital announces major investment including Women’s and Children’s Hospital Tower 04/13/2017
HPV Linked to Oral Cancer 04/11/2017
Dr. Wieland Featured on Channel 15 04/06/2017
Free 5-minute Screening Could Save Your Life 04/05/2017
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir Story on Lyla, Pediatric Kidney Recipient 03/03/2017
Widely publicized study by Dr. Voils shows “Maintenance” Calls Can Slow Weight Regain 03/01/2017
Dr. Greenberg’s AAS Presidential Address Receives National Attention 02/28/2017
Four-year-old receives life-saving kidney transplant from pre-school teacher 02/22/2017
New podcast series ‘The Surgery Sett’ launches with interviews of leaders in surgery and surgical research 01/11/2017
Dr. Carla Pugh earns Vilas Faculty Mid-Career Investigator Award 01/05/2017
Dr. Josh Mezrich contributes to story on dying man’s wish to donate organs 12/29/2016
Molly Knigge answers swallowing question for Blue Sky Science 12/19/2016
Bus fire steered Dr. Angela Gibson’s decision to become a burn surgeon 11/25/2016
Dr. Lee Wilke promotes Wine, Women & Shoes cancer fundraiser on Channel 3 11/16/2016
Dr. John Scarborough named Vice Chair for Quality 11/07/2016
UW Department of Surgery welcomes Pauline Chen as Bernhardt Visiting Professor 10/06/2016
Dr. Jennifer Steiman writes column on breast cancer risk 10/04/2016
Dr. Suresh Agarwal pens Letter to the Editor urging violence and injury prevention 10/04/2016
Department of Surgery announces two pediatric surgery leadership positions 09/22/2016
Dr. Michael Bentz named interim chair of the Department of Surgery 09/14/2016
Dr. Timothy McCulloch named fellow of Triological Society 09/13/2016
Level One trauma centers and burn center reverified by prestigious groups 09/06/2016
UW voice expert offers teachers back-to-school tips 08/25/2016
Dr. Angela Gibson receives grant to study how burns heal 08/17/2016
UW launches $15 million head and neck cancer research program 08/16/2016
UW celebrates 50 years of organ transplant with weekend events 08/12/2016
Dr. Redfield appears in news story about Stoughton man’s hope for a living kidney donor 07/08/2016
Dr. Ciucci’s work in Parkinson’s disease referenced in The Scientist magazine 06/16/2016
UW Surgery hosts first ever comprehensive laryngeal surgery course 05/27/2016
James Maloney named Chief of Surgery at VA hospital 05/13/2016
UW surgeon performs Wisconsin’s first minimally invasive procedure to treat iliac aneurysms 05/12/2016
Dr. Funk emphasizes importance of treating obesity as a disease 05/05/2016
UW transplant program will host transplant seminar in June 05/05/2016
Michael Bentz named Layton F. Rikkers, MD, Chair of Surgical Leadership 04/04/2016
UW voice expert assesses presidential candidate voice quality on WISC-TV 03/31/2016
UW Department of Surgery ranks 6th in NIH funding 03/29/2016
UW Department of Surgery welcomes Ken Mattox as Bernhardt Visiting Professor 03/29/2016
26 surgeons make Madison Magazine’s 2016 Top Doctors list 03/23/2016
Thibeault awarded R01 grant to study treatment for voice disorders 03/18/2016
Dr. Fernandez named surgical director of the UW Liver Transplant Program 03/15/2016
UW Voice and Swallow Clinics receives 2016 WSHA Salutes Outstanding Service Award 02/25/2016
Ethiopia graduates first family medicine doctors through residency program developed in partnership with the University of Wisconsin 02/16/2016
Dr. Anagnostopoulos named AFCH Surgeon in Chief, Interim 02/12/2016
Dr. Redfield selected for KL2 Scholars Program 02/03/2016
Department names new vice chair and associate vice chair of research 01/19/2016
24 department surgeons named 2015-2016 Best Doctors in America 01/11/2016
Dr. Charles Leys named interim chief of the Division of Pediatric Surgery 01/04/2016
Dr. Lee Wilke to speak at Wisconsin review of San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 12/28/2015
Dr. Arbuckle named director of Native American Center for Health Professions 12/18/2015
UW researchers bioengineer vocal cord tissue that transmits sound 11/20/2015
Dr. Pugh works to incorporate simulation programs into medical training 11/10/2015
Dr. Wilke comments on new breast cancer screening guidelines 10/22/2015
Yoga event promotes awareness of breast reconstruction options 10/06/2015
Retired surgeon active in online Surgery Grand Rounds education, awaits fall courses 09/01/2015
Surgeons named to Newsweek’s Top Cancer Doctors list 08/14/2015
New organ allocation policy could send organs out of Midwest, result in longer wait times for Wisconsin residents 07/27/2015
UWSMPH Alumni magazine features articles on rural residency, Mini Med School 07/10/2015
Organ preservation, expanding donation options discussed in recent transplant series 07/07/2015
Dr. Lee Wilke discusses importance of breast self-exams on WISC-TV 06/04/2015
Drs. Kent and Chaiet discuss benefits of department’s participation in ‘speed dating’ events 05/28/2015
UW Department of Surgery offers surgical education opportunities for providers in Wisconsin and beyond 05/21/2015
Dr. Weber treats patient’s rare appendix cancer with heated chemotherapy solution 05/15/2015
Series on organ donation, transplantation runs in newspapers across the state 05/12/2015
UW Department of Surgery offers advanced hernia repair training for practicing surgeons 04/22/2015
World’s longest kidney transplant chain starts, ends at UW Hospital 04/15/2015
NIBIB features sensor technology research story on website 04/08/2015
Terminal patients face challenges in organ donation 03/20/2015
In-office biopsies speed treatment of head and neck cancer 03/12/2015
Surgery for chronic pancreatitis gives nursing student a second chance at a pain-free life 03/06/2015
30-day mortality rule examined in New York Times article 03/05/2015
UW researchers identify high-risk surgeries for older patients 02/25/2015
Dr. Tefera named medical director of ACS Operation Giving Back 02/24/2015
Surgery researchers publish breast exam study results in New England Journal of Medicine 02/23/2015
Speech pathologist explains ‘vocal fry’ 02/17/2015
Helmets can lessen or prevent ski and snowboard injuries 01/28/2015
Procedures in new hybrid operating room help newborn overcome a rough start 01/12/2015
Toddlers at risk of burns from fireplaces 01/09/2015
Study to look at air pollution effects on lung transplant patients 12/19/2014
UW Endocrine Team studies Graves’ disease treatment options 12/12/2014
Dr. Luke Funk explains GERD treatment options after President Obama’s recent diagnosis 12/09/2014
Weight-loss surgery helps a young man recover from a serious heart disorder 12/04/2014
Hockey game will benefit UW Health Burn Center 11/26/2014
Dr. K. Craig Kent reviews abdominal aortic aneurysms for the New England Journal of Medicine 11/26/2014
TAVR under conscious sedation a first in Wisconsin 11/20/2014
WSJ profile of Dr. Pugh explores her work in simulation training 11/19/2014
Dr. King teams with computer science researchers to create virtual surgery simulator 11/14/2014
Dr. Wilke’s study on repeat breast cancer surgeries appears in JAMA, national news outlets 11/14/2014
Dr. Chen presents lecture on quality improvement in thyroid surgery 11/10/2014
Dr. Kent discusses wound healing smartphone app on WKOW 10/15/2014
New device will help surgeons locate breast tumors 10/14/2014
Fund drive will benefit creation of pancreatic cancer markers database 10/08/2014
Drs. Meredith and Pugh featured in news story on robotics 10/07/2014
Dr. Kent discusses health apps in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article 10/06/2014
Ethiopia Twinning Partnership will hold volunteer appreciation event Oct. 7 10/06/2014
Dr. Wilke to speak at breast cancer awareness event Oct. 6 10/03/2014
Take time in October to ‘Walk with a Doc’ 10/01/2014
Patient recovers from heart failure after bariatric surgery 09/23/2014
Weight loss surgery story featuring Dr. Michael Garren to air on WISC-TV Monday night 09/19/2014
Pugh writes blog post on the intersection of engineering and medical training 09/12/2014
Join us for Yoga in the Park on Breast Cancer Reconstruction Awareness Day 09/11/2014
Carla Pugh to Speak at TEDMED 2014 08/13/2014
Dr. Ankush Gosain’s New Research Sheds Light on Hirschsprung’s Disease 08/07/2014
UW’s first Vascular Surgery resident enters her final year of training 07/09/2014
Dr. Garren discusses bariatric surgery on WPR 07/03/2014
UW’s surgical coaching program gains attention, momentum 07/01/2014
Tune In: Dr. Michael Garren guest on The Larry Meiller Show June 30 06/27/2014
UW-Madison researchers receive funding to study neuroendocrine cancer 06/24/2014
Google Glass offers a different view of surgical education at the UW 06/11/2014
Dr. Matsumura receives Physician Excellence Award from UW Health 06/10/2014
Faculty stem cell research featured in UW newsletter 06/04/2014
UW Department of Surgery receives grant to develop a community general surgery residency track 05/30/2014
Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic to benefit UW Health Burn Center 05/21/2014
Dr. Scott McMurray president-elect for ABEA 05/20/2014
Inspired by her sons’ illnesses, a Merrill mother helps raise awareness for leukemia and Graves’ disease 05/12/2014 publishes article by Dr. Mezrich on kidney donation 05/07/2014
Waisman Center Day with the Experts: Cochlear Implants will be May 31 04/29/2014
Massachusetts trauma surgeon will lecture on lessons learned from the Boston Marathon bombing 04/18/2014
Lynn Haynes recipient of 2014 Academic Staff Excellence Award 04/17/2014
Partnership between UW and Ethiopia works to improve emergency medicine in the East African nation 04/15/2014
Dr. Ruth Litovsky named Fulbright Scholar 04/10/2014
UW Division of Otolaryngology will celebrate World Voice Day with local performer Anthony Cao 04/08/2014
Google Glass offers doctors a unique surgical review opportunity 04/02/2014
FREE! Oral Head & Neck Cancer Screening 04/01/2014
Tissue donations offer UW Breast Center scientists valuable link to research that benefits patients 03/27/2014
Herritz honored with SMPH Equity and Diversity Award 03/24/2014
Voice and Swallow Clinic staff helps dancer overcome breathing disorder 03/13/2014
Department of Surgery moves from 22 to 5 in NIH funding rankings over last 5 years 02/27/2014
Two Department of Surgery doctors receive New Investigator grants 02/20/2014
Dr. Schwarze research looks at surgeon/patient conversations about post-operative care 02/18/2014
Dr. Weber’s article answers some of patients’ most common questions about cancer treatment surgery 02/17/2014
Health news website covers Dr. Mezrich’s work with live kidney donation procedure 02/13/2014
Join Department of Surgery doctors at Strollin’ Colon event Feb. 22 02/12/2014
Surgical oncology specialist’s robotic surgery experience attracts out-of-state patients 02/10/2014
Snowshoe with a Doc event Feb. 8 02/07/2014
Department of Surgery and School of Education meet in ‘speed dating’ networking event 01/24/2014
Winter doesn’t stop Walk with a Doc program 01/21/2014
Cross Country Ski With a Doc – January 19, 2014 01/17/2014
Ear, Nose and Throat clinic will use grant money to install hearing assistance device in waiting area 01/15/2014
UW Department of Surgery ranks No. 5 in NIH funding to US medical schools 01/14/2014
Spectrum Magazine profiles Dr. Arbuckle 01/08/2014
Five UW doctors featured in Brava magazine’s ‘Women to Watch’ issue 01/07/2014
Article profiles mother who received rare open heart surgery during pregnancy 01/06/2014
UW doctor discusses vocal cord ailment known as ‘Packer Polyps’ 01/03/2014
Dr. Campos’ article currently ‘most read’ on JAMA Network 01/02/2014
Alumni magazine features article on Dr. Arbuckle’s medical student mentorship role 12/23/2013
MedSim Magazine features Dr. Pugh’s article on simulation-based assessments 12/20/2013
Dr. Greenberg discusses video-based surgical coaching in AAS interview 12/19/2013
Dr. Lucian Lozonschi Helps Provide New Lease on Life for Appleton Man 12/16/2013
Stoughton Man Loses Nearly Half his Body Weight with Help from Dr. Jacob Greenberg 12/10/2013
Dr. Seth Dailey Reports on New Medical Condition Plaguing Packers Fans 12/03/2013
Dr. Lee Faucher Accepts $27,000 Donation to UW Health Burn Center from WAFS 11/25/2013
Living Life to the Fullest: Dr.’s Lucian Lozonschi and Josh Mezrich Collaborate to Save One Man’s Life 11/22/2013
Dr. Michelle Ciucci Blogs for the Michael J. Fox Foundation and FOXFEED 11/21/2013
Adam Penenberg Interviews Dr. Carla Pugh for his Latest Book “Play at Work: How Games Inspire Breakthrough Thinking” 11/12/2013
Dr. Samuel Gubbels Designated State Champion by the American Cochlear Implant Alliance 11/11/2013
Research Team Aims to Improve Outcomes for Women with Breast Cancer 11/06/2013
Dr. Michael Garren: Honor Flight Doctor Carries Father’s Memory to Monument 10/30/2013
UW Surgery Offers Free CME for Surgery Grand Rounds 10/30/2013
Margaret “Muggs” Helin, APNP Awarded the 2013 Advanced Practice Provider Excellence Award in Leadership 10/30/2013
Yoga in the Park Celebrates Our Patients on Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day 10/17/2013
Patients and UW Surgery Providers Come Together to Navigate Breast Cancer 10/14/2013
Embracing Diversity: Dr. Peter Nichol’s Biology Research Lab Embodies the UWSMPH Mission 10/11/2013
Dr. Carla Pugh’s Research Aimed at Developing Master Robotic Surgeons 09/30/2013
Appleton Family Finds Relief for Son with Autism After a Visit with Dr. Seth Dailey 09/26/2013
Bicycle Safety: Dr. Lee Faucher Discusses the Importance of Helmet Use to Mitigate Injury 09/24/2013
UW Director of Surgery, Wendy Horton, One of Two UW Executives Honored at Wisconsin Hospital Association Leadership Summit 09/20/2013
Dr. Caprice Greenberg Awarded $1.97M PCORI Grant to Monitor Breast Cancer Recurrence 09/16/2013
Dr. Lee Wilke to Hosts September Walk With a Doc Program at Owen Conservation Park 09/11/2013
UW Surgery will host Yoga in the Park for Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day – October 16, 2013 09/10/2013
Ironman Medical Director and Finisher: All in a Day’s Work for Dr. Lee Faucher 09/09/2013
Dr. Samuel Gubbels Finds that Hair Cells may be the Key to Curing Hearing Loss 09/04/2013
UW Surgery Offers FREE CME for Surgery Grand Rounds: In-person and Online 08/29/2013
Dr. Michael Garren Answers Questions About Your Health With Larry Meiller on WI Public Radio 08/19/2013
Dr. David Schneider Hosts August Walk With a Doc Program at Edna Taylor Conservation Park 08/14/2013
UW Surgery Alumni and Transplant Surgeon, Dr. Silke Niederhaus, Featured on CNN Health 08/07/2013
UW PEOPLE High School Students Celebrate Completing Pre-college Program 08/05/2013
Dr. Ruth Litovsky Helps 3-year-old Hear With Auditory Brainstem Implant 07/31/2013
UW Hospital and Clinics Repeats as State’s Top Hospital by U.S. News & World Report 07/16/2013
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze Hosts July 16 Walk With a Doc Program at Penn Park 07/09/2013
Dr. John Siebert Offers Hope for Patients with Parry-Romberg Syndrome 07/09/2013
UW Hospital and American Family Children’s Hospital Verified as Level I Trauma Centers 07/09/2013
Dr. K. Craig Kent Named Director of American Board of Surgery 07/02/2013
Whose ER Response is Better? Medical Faculty, Residents Compete in ‘Sim Wars’ 07/02/2013
Hearing for the First Time: Dr. Ruth Litovsky Discusses Procedure That Helped Boy Hear 06/24/2013
Dr. Amal Alhefdhi Recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Physician 06/17/2013
UW Department of Surgery Offers FREE CME for Online Surgery Grand Rounds 06/12/2013
Dr. Ahmed Afifi Performs New Procedure to Relieve Migraine Pain 06/06/2013
Team Challenge: Finding a Cure for Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis 06/05/2013
Dr. Carla Pugh Joins 2013 Class of Women Academic Leaders 06/05/2013
From Australia to Madison: Little Lucy Travels to Meet Dr. John Siebert for Surgery for Parry-Romberg 06/03/2013
Regional Partners in Primary Care Join Surgery eNewsletter Editorial Board 05/30/2013
Dr. Lee Wilke Discusses Prophylactic Breast Surgery After Angelina Jolie’s Announcement 05/15/2013
Surgery Before Sickness: Dr. Herb Chen Operates on Family Genetically Predisposed for Thyroid Cancer 05/06/2013
UW Surgery Faculty and Staff Offer Annual Free Oral Cancer Screening 05/06/2013
New York Times Bestselling Author, Ben Mezrich, Visits UW Surgery 05/01/2013
Two Surgeons, a Radiologist and a Bestselling Author: All in the Family for Dr. Josh Mezrich 04/19/2013
Dr. Greg Kennedy and Dr. Ari Reichstein Inducted into the National Medical Honor Society 04/10/2013
Hearing Loss 101 04/04/2013
Could Gut Microbes be Behind Weight Loss After Gastric Bypass: Dr. Campos Comments on New Study 04/03/2013
Collaboration Catalyzes Speedy Care for Colon Cancer Patient 03/22/2013
UW Health Releases “Remarkable” Video Series: Watch Now 03/15/2013
UW Health Reaches Out: Dr. Girma Tefera Leads Program to Build Emergency Services in Ethiopia 03/11/2013
UW Carbone Cancer Center Among 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs 03/07/2013
Kudos to Dr. Seth Dailey on Book Release 03/07/2013
Dr. Josh Mezrich Reports on Patient Purposely Incarcerated to Get Life-saving Surgery 03/06/2013
Dr. Lee Faucher Discusses Burn Prevention at Home 03/05/2013
UW Hospital Hits Major Milestone With 2,000th Liver Transplant 02/19/2013
Dr. Herb Chen Performs Prophylactic Surgery on Three Siblings with MEN2 02/14/2013
Dr. Sam Gubbels Aims to Cure Hearing Loss at Its Root 02/14/2013
Dr. K. Craig Kent elected as a new Director of American Board of Surgery 02/13/2013
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze: Working to Improve Postoperative Decision Making 01/07/2013
UW Surgery Reaches Top 10 for Research 01/02/2013
Back in Tune: Live Liver Donation Restores Musician’s Health 12/18/2012
Index of Suspicion is Key in Diagnosing Compartment Syndrome: Dr. William Turnipseed Reports 12/18/2012
UW Surgeon Specializes in Bariatric Surgery After Liver Transplant 12/06/2012
Dr. Tony D’Alessandro performs not one, but two liver transplants on pediatric patient: Will’s Story 11/26/2012
Army Awards Dr. Carla Pugh $2 Million to Study Medical Skill Decline 11/14/2012
Dr. Becky Sippel discusses major risk factors for thyroid cancer on OncLive 10/29/2012
UW surgeons perform double mastectomy and breast reconstruction on patient with breast cancer 10/24/2012
Dr. Nadine Connor named chair of the SMPH Animal Care and Use Committee 10/08/2012
Just Walk: Walk With a Doc Event Featuring Dr. Jacob Greenberg is a huge success 10/07/2012
Jacquelynn Arbuckle Among UW-Madison’s 2012 Outstanding Women of Color 09/06/2012
Dr. Sharon Weber Comments on Development of Cancer-Targeted Imaging Agent 09/03/2012
UW Health Providers Dominate Madison Magazine’s Top Doctors List 09/03/2012
Dr. K. Craig Kent Featured in AAA Study Article 08/23/2012
Dr. Gregory Hartig Makes the Robotic Surgery Honor Roll 08/23/2012
Dr. William Wolberg, Surgeon Turned Artist 08/21/2012
UW Voice and Swallow Clinic hosts voice clinic for APT actors 08/07/2012
Dr. Caprice Greenberg’s findings highlight diagnostic imaging in elderly cancer patients 08/07/2012
UW medical student is the latest collaboration between UW-Madison and China 08/07/2012
UW hosts the Midwest Regional HPSN, Dr. Pugh delivers keynote 07/31/2012
Surgery Clinical Research Experiences for High School Students Program Featured in the State Journal 07/30/2012
Dr. Hans Sollinger Honored for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation Science 07/22/2012
Dr. Carla Pugh lectures at prestigious biomedical symposium 07/18/2012
Dr. Herb Chen receives Intercampus Research Incentive grant 07/13/2012
Golf Outing to Benefit the UW Burn Center 07/12/2012
UW hosts the Midwest Regional HPSN 07/10/2012
Annals of Surgery is #1 in impact factor amongst surgical journals 07/10/2012
Department of Surgery shows support for AFCH Pediatric Heart Program 07/02/2012
Dr. Suresh Agarawal Named Section Chief of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Burn and Surgical Critical Care 06/17/2012
The Surgery Clinical Research Experience for High School Students 06/17/2012
Day with the Experts: Cochlear Implants 06/14/2012
Dr. Daniel Ostlie Named Surgeon-in-Chief at American Family Children’s Hospital 06/13/2012
Dr. Girma Tefera leads collaborative program between UW and Black Lion Hospital in Ethiopia 06/12/2012
Dr. Craig Kent is featured in the Association of Academic Surgery’s spring newsletter 05/31/2012
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze’s new study examines surgeons’ decisions to withdraw life support 05/17/2012
Dr. Ahmed Afifi reconstructs a young girl’s arm after a serious accident 05/16/2012
Dr. Petros Anagnostopoulos operates on infant with congenital heart defect 05/15/2012
Transplant surgeon and liver recipient share a bond beyond the operating room 05/15/2012
Study by Dr. Rebecca Sippel is featured in the Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation newsletter 05/04/2012
UW Offers Free Head and Neck Cancer Screenings 04/25/2012
Dr. John Siebert featured in BBC article concerning Parry-Romberg Syndrome 04/06/2012
Dr. Sharon Weber discusses laparoscopic resection of hepatic colorectal cancer 03/14/2012
UW surgeons discuss minimally invasive surgery options available at UW Hospital 03/13/2012
Dr. Jon Matsumura uses GORE technology to repair thoracic aneurysms 03/02/2012
Dr. Lee Wilke discusses the correlation between breast cancer and obesity 03/02/2012
Dr. Seth Dailey, Featured on, Restored Man’s Ability to Speak 02/09/2012
Dr. Elizabeth Sisk Discusses Kids and the Danger of Coin/Button Batteries 02/09/2012
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze discusses advance directives study in The Capital Times 01/27/2012
UW-Madison Launches Surgery Research Program for Teens 01/25/2012
Dr. Jon Matsumura heads study on novel treatment option for carotid artery stenosis 01/18/2012
Dr. Jake Greenberg discusses gastric bypass surgery and insurance in the Wisconsin State Journal 01/18/2012
Dr. Hans Sollinger’s new venture featured in WisBusiness 12/15/2011
Dr. Tony Kille blogs about choking hazards in infants 12/15/2011
Dr. Tracey Weigel discusses lung cancer awareness on Wake Up Wisconsin 11/16/2011
UW Plastic Surgeons Perform Life-changing Operations in Nicaragua 11/07/2011
Dr. Girma Tefera featured is Wisconsin State Journal for international outreach 11/07/2011
Dr. Girma Tefera Receives 2011 ACS Surgical Volunteerism Award 11/07/2011
Dr. Craig Kent discusses UW Health’s new Clinical Simulation Program 11/02/2011
Research done by UW surgeon shows thyroid surgery may improve sleep apnea 10/31/2011
Article highlights robotic tongue operation performed by UW surgeon 10/31/2011
A Surgical Innovation for Breast Cancer Patients 10/27/2011
Dr. Diane Heatley featured in the Wisconsin State Journal 10/13/2011
A multidisciplinary approach to swallowing difficulty at the UW Voice & Swallow Clinic 10/12/2011
Dr. Girma Tefera to receive the ACS Surgical Volunteerism Award 10/12/2011
Dr. Caprice Greenberg’s research referenced in The New Yorker 09/29/2011
Summer is over but swimming lessons continue 09/22/2011
The doctor becomes the patient: Two physicians turn to UW Otolaryngology for voice treatment 09/22/2011
Dr. Guilherme Campos featured in ScienceNews 09/15/2011
A UW surgeon’s experience in Egypt 09/13/2011
Surgery faculty participate in the Wisconsin Ironman 09/12/2011
Dr. Sippel and Dr. Chen edit The Handbook of Endocrine Surgery 08/24/2011
Parent and trauma surgeon: One doctor’s first-hand account of the importance of safety helmets 08/23/2011
Restoring Hope Transplant House brings neighbors and transplant recipients together 08/16/2011
Best Doctors® in America 08/09/2011
36 Department of Surgery faculty members named “top doctors” 08/08/2011
Dr. Gregory Kennedy performs new procedure to treat colon cancer 08/05/2011
Drs. Lee Faucher and Timothy King discuss the complexity of simple sutures 07/14/2011
Dr. Charles Acher receives Clinical Practice Excellence Award 07/07/2011
Delegation of Chinese Surgeons Visits UW Hospital Transplant Center 06/23/2011
Dr. Roland Vega plays a key role in one patient’s story of survival 06/22/2011
Dr. Lee Wilke featured in recent edition of OncLive 06/22/2011
Dr. Peter Nichol operates on newborn with gastroschisis 06/20/2011
Department of Surgery residents and NP scale Mount Kiliminjaro 06/07/2011
Department of Surgery faculty participate in “Mini Med School” lectures 06/07/2011
Dr. Lee Wilke, Director of the UW Health Breast Center, discusses impact of Race for the Cure 06/07/2011
Dr. Acher puts a determined snow cross racer back in the game 06/01/2011
Dr. Nichol discusses new clinic for short gut syndrome 06/01/2011
Dr. Herb Chen featured in the New York Times discussing thyroid drug shortage 05/31/2011
Governor Jim Doyle participates in free oral cancer screening at UW 05/18/2011
Dr. Greg Kennedy discusses the importance of colorectal cancer screenings 05/13/2011
UW Hospital joins transplant chain program 05/09/2011
Egyptian patient travels from Cairo for thyroid surgery at UW Hospital 04/28/2011
Dr. Sharon Weber: Co-PI of novel melanoma study 04/27/2011
Dr. Wilke discusses less invasive approaches for treating breast cancer 04/21/2011
Tune in! UW Vascular Surgery on OR Live, 4/28 04/20/2011
UW Surgery ranks 13th in the nation for NIH funding 04/18/2011
Dr. Schwarze featured in latest issue of Quarterly 04/08/2011
Dr. Schurr discusses wound healing, part of a breakthrough study at UW-Madison 04/05/2011
Dr. Herb Chen featured on 03/28/2011
Dr. Becky Sippel discusses the correlation between radiation exposure and thyroid cancer 03/16/2011
Dr. Niloo Edwards discusses the complexities of the heart transplant waiting list 03/10/2011
Welcome Dr. Dixon Kaufman, Chief of the Division of Transplantation 03/02/2011
Update: Dr. John Siebert treats pediatric patient with Parry Romberg Syndrome 03/02/2011
A new study lead by Dr. Guilherme Campos examines weight loss surgery options and outcomes 02/23/2011
Dr. Niloo Edwards featured on expert panel about heart health 02/16/2011
Dr. Becky Sippel discusses a new treatment option for Graves’ disease 02/16/2011
Dr. Seth Dailey Provides a Breath of Fresh Air to a Patient with a Rare Airway Disorder 02/07/2011
Drs. Schwarze and Chen Featured in Badger Herald 01/27/2011
Dr. Anthony D’Alessandro and Donna Katen-Bahensky Strut Their Stuff 01/26/2011
UW Madison Deemed Top U.S. University in Terms of Brand 01/26/2011
Dr. Gregory Hartig Featured in HealthDay News 01/26/2011
Dr. Jon Matsumura pioneers a state-of-the-art procedure at UW-Madison 01/13/2011
Memorial Resolution of the Faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison on the Death of Professor Emeritus Charles E. Yale 01/10/2011
Dr. Sollinger receives the AST 2010 Mentoring Award 12/27/2010
Dr. Faucher discusses fireplace safety on Channel 27 12/27/2010
Dr. Edwards to speak at 16th Annual Cardiology Millennium Conference 12/27/2010
Pediatric transplant recipient is the face of CHETA 12/27/2010
Dr. Jon Gould discusses Lap-Band usage in a new patient group 12/17/2010
Dr. John Siebert treats pediatric patient with Parry Romberg syndrome 12/02/2010
Up in the Air With Dr. Edwards 12/02/2010
UW SLP Shannon Theis featured in the ASHA Leader 12/02/2010
Dr. Jon Matsumura featured on Fox 47 health segment 12/02/2010
Dr. Ann O’Rourke featured in ACS Surgery News 12/02/2010
Dr. Gould to Serve as Co-Investigator on $2.5 million NIH Grant 11/17/2010
Dr. Heatley featured in Pregnancy and Newborn online 11/16/2010
Dr. Craig Kent discusses the importance of clinical trials 11/05/2010
Dr. Gregory Hartig featured in Scientific American 11/05/2010
Dr. John Siebert treats pediatric patient with rare condition 11/05/2010
Dr. Gregory Hartig discusses robotic surgery for head and neck cancer 10/29/2010
Dr. Kent featured in the LaCrosse Tribune 10/21/2010
UW Ethiopia Collaboration Strengthened 10/21/2010
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze awarded prestigious Anniversary Fellowship at the Institute of Medicine 10/21/2010
Dr. Schwarze Featured in Medscape Article 10/19/2010
What I Do: Dr. Lee Wilke 10/13/2010
Dr. Girma Tefera leads UW/Ethiopia Collaboration 10/12/2010
Dr. Herb Chen featured in the October ACS Bulletin 10/12/2010
Dr. Lee Wilke discusses breast cancer and treatment on WIBA 10/07/2010
Madison Magazine Top Docs 10/07/2010
Dr. Lee Wilke featured in O, The Oprah Magazine 10/01/2010
Department of Surgery faculty and staff author article on 80-hour work week for residents 09/29/2010
Head and neck surgeons introduce the da Vinci® robot for cancer treatment 09/29/2010
Ilustrative Handbook of General Surgery: edited by Herbert Chen, MD 09/28/2010
Dr. Ben Marcus lends an ear to one musically inclined teenager 09/28/2010
Dr. Lee Faucher discusess alcohol-related trauma and prevention on Fox 47 09/28/2010
Dr. Gretchen Schwarze discusses patient consent in New York Times article 09/09/2010
UW Voice and Swallow Clinic featured in the Wisconsin State Journal 09/01/2010
Dr. Craig Kent discusses treatment options for carotid stenting 08/31/2010
Colorectal surgeons team up to promote Ulcerative Colitis (UC) awareness 08/31/2010
Dr. Craig Kent featured in Science Magazine’s Daily News 08/10/2010
Dr. Craig Kent Selected to Serve on Prestigious NIH Study Section 08/06/2010
Dr. K. Craig Kent featured in Physicians Weekly 08/06/2010
Division of Vascular Surgery News and Updates 08/06/2010
Wisconsin State Journal editorial by Dr. Anthony D’Alessandro 08/03/2010
Dr. Herb Chen Selected for Integrative and Clinical Endocrinology Reproduction Study Section 08/03/2010
Surgical Resident Moonlights as Soccer Star 07/29/2010
Dr. Seth Dailey featured in a news segment on papilloma of the upper air digestive tract 07/19/2010
Dr. Jon Gould discusses new minimally invasive procedure for acid reflux 07/19/2010
Amazing Kids, Amazing Stories: Shai’s Story 07/16/2010
UWHC and American Family Children’s Hospital Reverified as a Level 1 Trauma Center 07/14/2010
Surgeons perform UW’s largest series of kidney transplants 07/06/2010
Dr. Neuman and Dr. Gould featured in Journal of Surgical Research 06/29/2010
Dr. Yasuhiro Kotani Awarded Research Fellowship Award 06/29/2010
Dr. Anthony D’Alessandro Honored With The George Watts Annual Civic Heroism Award 06/28/2010
Dixon B. Kaufman, MD PhD Featured Presenter from Northwestern Department of Surgery and Transplant 05/28/2010
Surgery and Biomedical Engineering Collaboration Yields Teaching Model 05/12/2010
Dr. Sharon Weber reflects on motherhood for a Cancer Center feature 05/12/2010
Dr. Lee Wilke Named UW Health Breast Director 05/11/2010
Diane Bless, PhD, Professor Emeritus, receives prestigious James E. Newcomb Award 05/05/2010
Undergraduate student Gregory Banker Wins “Best Poster” Award 05/04/2010
Layton F. Rikkers Education Retreat Announces Medical Student Teaching Awards 05/04/2010
Dr. Becky Sippel Receives Paul LoGerfo Research Award 04/26/2010
General Surgery Residency Receives Kamangar Ethics Award 04/20/2010
New record for oral cancer screenings! 04/15/2010
April is Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month 04/08/2010
Angela Gibson Receives Award at American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma 03/19/2010
Dr. Sharon Weber and Collaborators Awarded Coulter Grant 03/12/2010
Dr. Emily Winslow Appointed to the Annals of Surgical Oncology Editorial Board 03/11/2010
ENT Faculty and Staff Excel at WSHA-P Convention 03/10/2010
Aaron Johnson Receives Awards at Dysphagia Research Society Meeting 03/09/2010
Department of Surgery shines at 5th Annual Academic Surgical Congress meeting 02/12/2010
VA Surgeons Excel with 2009 NSQIP Results 02/12/2010
Dr. Connor and Jamie Shier Featured on NIDCD Website 01/28/2010
Rachael Kammer Awarded Speech-Language Pathologist of the Year 01/25/2010
Dr. Yolanda Becker Joins National Transplant Advisory Group 01/18/2010
Chaplain Gets Lung Transplant at UW Hospital – Volunteer at 9/11 Site 01/11/2010
Brownsville, Texas son donates kidney to help give mom gift of life 01/11/2010
What have the Vascular faculty been up to lately? 12/18/2009
Dennis Lund Appointed to ACS Advisory Council for Pediatric Surgery 12/04/2009
Summer Hanson awarded Best Basic Science Paper at AMA Research Symposium 12/04/2009
Dr. Weber serves as Honorary Chair for second annual PanCAN event 11/13/2009
Residents win 2 of 3 awards at Wisconsin Surgical Society 11/13/2009
Dr. Sollinger Presents Keynote Address at International Conference 11/03/2009
Emily Durkin wins Rosenkrantz Award at AAP 10/21/2009
Study Shows Higher Readmission Mortality Rates in Elderly after Colectomy 10/15/2009
Drs. Cho, Gould and Heise, Newly Elected Members of the Society of University Surgeons 10/15/2009
Michelle Ciucci on The Larry Meiller Show 10/14/2009
Vascular Faculty Well Represented at Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society 10/14/2009
Dr. Amy Suwanabol receives Ethicon/SUS Research Scholarship 10/14/2009