Our mandate to excel in patient centered care, scholarly work and research, in conjunction with our educational mission, will be advanced by our focus on bidirectional transnational research, and by its pro-active contributions to knowledge of Minimal Access Surgery. Our vision means that we have accepted the challenge to translate new knowledge into the best possible comprehensive and cost effective care to the entire spectrum of patients that we serve
- Providing outstanding patient care focused on continually improving health outcomes.
- Transferring knowledge through a vigorous program of medical education.
- Expanding the frontiers of surgery via cutting edge research.
The Center’s faculty have successfully treated thousands of patients using minimally invasive surgical procedures, trained hundreds of surgeons through fellowships and continuing medical education courses, and engaged in research contributing to the advancement of new surgical techniques and instrumentation.