Welcome

Welcome to the website for the Division of General Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville. As the largest division in the Department of Surgery, our faculty members represent several disciplines. All faculty members are certified by the American Board of Surgery. This division also provides the core training for the General Surgery Residency Training Program.

We hope you find our site interesting and informative. We have included contact information if you have questions that are not answered on these pages.

News & Announcements

Several faculty recognized for longstanding service at UFCOMJ

10/21/2014

Joseph Tepas III, MD, a professor of surgery and pediatrics, has worn many hats during his lengthy career at the University of Florida... [full story]

Patients experience “a whole new world” after weight loss surgery

9/8/2014

Imagine waiting in line for hours to take your kids on a theme park ride, only to be kicked off because you’re too heavy. Imagin... [full story]

UF Health hospitals recognized among nation’s best

7/15/2014

UF Health Jacksonville has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in North Florida, based on U.S. News & World Report’s... [full story]

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