The Department of Surgery is committed to fulfilling Stony Brook Medicine's mission of excellence in patient care, education, research, and community service. Here at our website, you will find information about our clinical services and academic programs that define us and distinguish us.

Whether you come to Stony Brook for clinical or academic reasons — to be healed; or, to learn how to heal — you can be assured the Department of Surgery is determined to meet your expectations at the highest possible level of performance and success. — Chairman's Welcome

In The News

Dr. Aurora D. Pryor Becomes President of Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons; Innovation in Patient Care and Enhanced Education to Be Top Priorities
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Helping a Girl to Keep Dancing with a Novel Reconstructive Surgery; When Advanced Multidisciplinary Surgery Is Needed, Stony Brook Medicine Is the Answer
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Our Pediatric Surgery Team Helps Infant Survive Congenital Disorder That Threatened His Life; Gastroschisis Is on the Rise in Our Region and across the Nation
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Fox 5 Feature on Stony Brook's Community-Focused "Stop the Bleed" Program; Our Trauma Team Leads the Way in Teaching Teachers and School Staff
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We Just Performed Long Island's First Totally Robotic Whipple for Pancreatic Cancer; Advancing Patient Care with Robotics in Minimally Invasive Surgery
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Residency & Fellowship Programs
The Department of Surgery provides residency and fellowship training programs that are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, which is responsible for the accreditation of post-MD medical training programs within the United States, based on established standards and guidelines.
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