Welcome to the Department of Surgery at UC San Diego

We are dedicated to providing excellent, compassionate care for our patients, conducting breakthrough research, and educating the top doctors of the future.

US News and World Report badgesRanked top in the nation by U.S. News and World Report,
2016-2017 in 4 surgical specialties.
Bob Carter, MD, PhD
Chief of Neurosurgery
Professor, Division of Neurosurgery
Roger L. Sur, MD
Director, Comprehensive Kidney Stone Center
Assistant Professor, Division of Urology
Santiago Horgan, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Welcome New Chair Bryan Clary, MD

We are pleased to announce the new Chair of the Department of Surgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine, and Surgeon-in-Chief of UC San Diego Health System, Bryan Clary, MD.

Surgery Publications

Read about the History of Urology in San Diego

Surgery Insider Newsletter 

Read our latest surgery newsletter and feel free to contact us with questions, comments or referrals.